ER Nurse Salary

An er nurse salary usually starts at around $47,000.00 and can go up to over $55,000.00 a year, once again based upon your geographical area.

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Nursing Assistant Training

This practical part of the nurse assistant training will provide you with the chance to apply the techniques you’re being taught in the classroom. Almost all training courses have specialized medical maniquins that you will work with. You’ll be able to practice how to properly bath and lift your patients. You might even practice how to take their vital signs since some are devised for that particular purpose.

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Certified Nursing Assistant Job Description

Another part of the certified nursing assistant job description is to offer assistance to the patients during meal times. The nursing assistant will help serve the meals, sometimes they may need to help the patients to cut their food if needed or even help in feeding the patients. Many patients may need to be moved to a different locations or need to be propped up when they eat. This is the nursing assistants’ duty to support them so the patient can eat the meal provided. In addition to this, after meal time, the nursing assistant helps to clean the patients as required.

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LPN Programs Online Offer A Great Career Option

You might think that the LPN programs online would be very hard to get admission into, but most of them, while of course selective, are not as difficult as you would think. It’s worth it to try, simply go to the website, click on the “apply” link and fill out the application form. You must have a high school diploma or GED, but these programs do not require college credits.

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LPN to RN Programs: Upgrading Your Career

The great thing about LPN to RN programs is that many of them are available online. You may need some in-person coursework at a local college or hospital, but you can complete a great deal of the work online on your own schedule and at your own pace. This makes getting your RN degree much easier.

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Online RN Schools – What Will You Learn

What options are available in the online RN schools? Like traditional schools, there are generalist and specialist RN programs, and you should choose a school based on what you want to do as a RN. Choose a highly rated school first, and then choose coursework based on your chosen specialty. You also want to choose a school with career assistance over one without, but your first considerations should be the quality of the school and the course offerings.

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