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Prospect and Future of Nursing Career

Author: Ravi Ranjan
by Ravi Ranjan
Posted: Aug 31, 2018

As Clara Barton and Florence Nightingale might have inspired, thousands and lakhs are getting into nursing careers, thus making the sector one of the largest and strongest in the whole of United States. As per the BLS per or the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, as many as 2.7 million of the registered nurses are currently working as physicians, hospitals, offices and other major healthcare sectors, and are happily working within happy circles that shatters the ‘age-old’ and boring work environment.

There are several reasons as to why people are choosing the career of becoming a nurse, thus helping the profession become a wide-ranging, lucratively impressive and one of the most satisfying careers in today’s world.

The increasing demand for nurses

With the profession of nursing becoming one of the most rapidly growing occupation in the United States, there is a major need in the country and the world beyond, to hire in nurses. Nurses play pivotal roles and outrun any other healthcare worker in the sector.

A nurse is not only a skillful clinician but also a health translator, healer, scientist, guide, teacher, communicator and also an important supporter to the family. As experts would suggest and strongly opine, the opportunities and scope of a nurse would vastly increase and expand in the future years, as because of the increase in aging population and the rise of various diseases.

Here are few important reasons why nurses are in surging demand and why more and more people are enrolling themselves into the nursing colleges in India.

Population Growth

As the population surges with aggravating longevity, so does the need and requirement for more and better health care facilities and services. The nurses are trained to dole out primary and preventative care to the growing population.

Needs in rural healthcare

There are witnesses of specialized grants and programs in line which attract and invite nurses to seek jobs at some of the most isolated, remote and understaffed locations in India. Rural areas are labeled to experience an overall shortage in the workforce and healthcare sector, besides lack of health and wellness resources, emergency services in medical services and care programs.

A good career choice offering great security in jobs

It is no doubt that nursing is one of the best and a recession-friendly career which not only has a good pay but also comprises of never-ending avenues that one can pursue. As according to the Occupational Handbook, the profession of nursing is all expected to rise as much as 26% from the year 2010 to the year 2020. The overall profession offers a good economic stability and also job security-something which newly graduates of the top nursing colleges in Uttarakhand are attracted to.

The diversifying career related to healthcare

The occupation of nursing is till date, the most diversified and largest career health-care related option, that offers ample entry-level jobs that graduate nurses can think of taking up.

It is no doubt, that the nursing career quite a rewarding job which makes a large difference in a person’s life, by providing complete assistance, care, and healing to those who are in need of it. A decent pay job that has plenty feel’good factors in it, besides offering a wide array of job scopes.

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Zara is an Education enthusiast who loves to share her independent views over career prospects pertaining to various courses offered by leading colleges/institutes.

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