STANDARDS FOR ACCREDITATION OF ADVANCED PRACTICE PROGRAMS IN RESPIRATORY CARE The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) has completed the development of Standards for Accreditation of Advanced Practice Programs in Respiratory Care. The Advanced Practice Respiratory Therapist (APRT) is a credentialed, licensed respiratory care practitioner trained to … [Read more...] about APRC Standards Effective 11.13.16
Few professions are as rewarding as nursing, but where you work and what area you specialize in can significantly shape your career. As the infographic below illustrates, some areas of specialization are in greater demand and some regions of the country offer greater opportunities. Before committing to one pathway, factor in the information below. … [Read more...] about Where In The US Are Nurses Need The Most?
In the hunt for a new opportunity or gainful employment, it's best to start at the top. Wednesday morning, U.S. News and World Report released its 2017 list of the 100 best jobs. More than half of the 100 best jobs are linked to health care. Dentist was at the top of the list, followed by nurse practitioner and physician assistant. Several medical positions also topped the … [Read more...] about The 100 Best Jobs of 2017: Health Care Leads All Sectors In New List
The story of the AV Block family key: p wave = wife qrs = husband pacer = counseling Normal sinus rhythm: the wife (p wave) waits at home for the husband (qrs). the husband (qrs) come homes on time every night. 1st degree AV block: the wife (p wave) is waiting at home. the husband (qrs) comes home late every night, but he always comes home and its at the same time … [Read more...] about Four Types of AV-Block
Becoming a CNA is not only a good career, it’s also a great way to gain nursing experience and get your foot in the healthcare door. Many people start off as CNA’s and eventually become registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and sometimes even doctors. Take a look at the different levels of nursing and how each rung on the nursing ladder can get you greater responsibility and … [Read more...] about The Nursing Ladder of Success – A Career Ladder for Nurses