In a recent article for Nurse.com written by Catherine Spader, RN, nurses are still the bulls in an otherwise bear market.
Read complete article: http://include.nurse.com/article/20090209/NATIONAL02/102090107/
While some nurses and those in the healthcare field may disagree, the overwhelming majority would agree that nursing is still a fairly recession proof job. And there are those that would say that despite what changes occur in the market, whether the job market drops even further before recovering, the nursing profession will not only continue to look for nurses, but will even be in a more desperate situation in a few years.
Thankfully organizations like The Pennsylvania Higher Education Foundation provides grants and scholarships for those who would like to continue their education to become a nurse. More information on the PHEF can be found at:
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