With Flu season at fever pitch, people are paying visits to emergency rooms and doctors’ offices all over the country in record numbers. Some cities like Boston have even declared a flu epidemic. Boston’s Mayor Thomas Menino declared a health emergency, citing 10 times more confirmed flu cases compared to this time last year. On the front lines caring for flu and influenza victims are nurses. Whether treating flu patients or providing flu vaccinations as a preventive step, nurses are in demand now more than ever before. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nursing occupations are growing at a faster-than-average pace, expecting to see a 24% increase between 2010 and 2020.
This week, we are featuring 10 of the coolest jobs from cool companies hiring people for nursing jobs.
1.) Nursing Assistant – Indian River Mediacal Center (Vero Beach, FL): Ensure the wellness of patients by performing patient care functions as Nursing Asst. Indian River Mediacal Center.
2.) Nursing Assistant Instructor – Linn-Benton Community College (Albany, OR): Work with nursing students as Nursing Assistant Instructor Linn-Benton Community College.
3.) Travel Nurse – Valley Medical Staffing (California): Expand your nursing career as a Travel Nurse at Valley Medical Staffing.
4.) Nursing Administrator and Manager – Windham Hospital (Willimantic, CT): Have nursing experience? Join Windham Hospital as a Nursing Administrator & Manager.
5.) Transformation Nurse – Novant Health (Salem, NC): Deliver remarkable patient experiences as Transformation Nurse Novant Health.
6.) Nursing Assistant – Hilton Head Regional Medical Center (Hilton, SC): Provide personal care to patients at Hilton Head Regional Medical Center as Nursing Assistant.
7.) Resource Nurse – Adecco Medical and Science (Canyon Country, CA): Work for the 4th largest employer in the world as Resource Nurse Adecco Medical and Science.
8.) Utilization Management Nurse – United Health Group (Baltimore, MD): Want to blaze your own career path? Join United Health Group as Utilization Mgmt Nurse.
9.) Chief Flight Nurse – Gundersen Lutheran Health System (La Crosse, WI): Experienced in aeromedical practice? Become Chief Flight Nurse at Gundersen Lutheran Health System.
10.) Private Duty Nurse – Anchor Home Health Care (Springfield, IL): Provide 1-on-1 direct patient care to children or adults in their private homes as Private Duty Nurse Anchor Home Health Care.