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Health Careers

Browse articles related to careers in the health industry, such as nursing and counseling, as well as reports on technology and ethics in the field of health care. 

Avoid burnout

How to avoid burnout in the helping professions

“People who work in helping professions [can be] prone to professional ...

Mental health counselor

How to become a mental health counselor

If you’re thinking about entering the mental health field, now’s a good time. ...

Nursing advocacy

How nurses can advocate for their patients

“Advocating for patients is within [nursing’s] mission,” according to Susan ...

Nursing safety

How nurses can improve their safety on the job

Registered nurses have the fifth-highest rate of ergonomic injury in the ...

STEM fields

Why consider a career in a STEM field?

You may have heard the term “STEM” in the news and in conversations about job ...

Nursing careers

In-demand jobs for nurses outside the hospital

Many professionals who earn a nursing degree expect to work in a clinical ...

Top traits of a nurse leader

Top traits of a nurse leader

Nurse leaders work both behind the scenes and in the public arena to improve ...

Transitional care nursing

Why consider transitional care nursing?

An aging population and the Affordable Care Act have increased demand for ...

Forensic nursing

What is forensic nursing?

Picture the scene of a crime. That single setting is filled with hundreds of ...

Psychology degree

How to make the most of a psychology degree

A bachelor’s degree in psychology “is enormously adaptable,” and a good ...

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