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Pediatric Clinicals Part II

Mathematical and assessment skills need to be mastered during this clinical rotation. By this time, you should have been to at least 2-3 other clinical settings and should be comfortable enough to perform a descent physical assessment. Two students may be assigned to one patient, depending on how large you clinical group is. Your group will also be on a specific floor or unit. For example, one particular children’s hospital has several units such as respiratory, neurological, orthopedic, and cardiology and the neonatal intensive care unit.

The emergency room specialty area will be very interesting and conducive to a great learning experience. Continue reading Pediatric Clinicals Part II

Tourism Training – The Key to Tourism Growth

Tourism is New Zealand’s largest industry, contributing to the economies foreign exchange and providing jobs and income – one in ten people now work in the tourism industry. Providing nearly $20 billion to the economy annually, contributing nine percent of the country’s total gross domestic product (GDP), the quality of workers within the industry is of utmost importance as they provide the ‘face’ for travellers in New Zealand. As well as contributing to the national economy, tourism is an important driver of regional economic growth, which supports the revitalisation of smaller towns and communities, some which are totally dependent upon tourism for their income. Continue reading Tourism Training – The Key to Tourism Growth

Here Are a Few Helpful Tips on Getting Into Nursing School

There is a huge growing demand for health care industry employees. As people get older and the population gets larger, the demand is just going to keep on increasing over time. As the next generation is getting older they are also retiring from their jobs, this as well is creating the bigger need for nurses today. You do need to do a certain amount of school to be a nurse, but you will be getting paid great, and be in high demand. You could possibly find a hospital that will foot the bill if you are willing to dedicate a certain amount of time to work for them.

There is more to educating to be a nurse then just school. Continue reading Here Are a Few Helpful Tips on Getting Into Nursing School

Online PhD Programs in Oriental Medicine

The oriental medicine accentuates on balancing a person’s “qi”, energy in Chinese, as illness are conveyed to be due to the imbalance of internal energies. The healing techniques include the use of herbs and acupuncture. Similar to western medical treatments, this is now available for study, even up to the level of PhD in oriental medicine. Nowadays, the hotter vogue is to pursue PhD via online. Perhaps this is the best study means for students to develop in this field and grabbing the chance to hit high positions with lucrative pay.

The online oriental medicine doctorate program highlight on a broad scale of practices, particularly the acupuncture. Continue reading Online PhD Programs in Oriental Medicine

A Liberal Arts Education – Personal Interests Vs Practicality

“What can you do with that degree?” Is one of the most common (and sometimes irritating) questions that virtually all liberal arts college students get asked during their undergraduate career. Sometimes this is asked by family members concerned for your future job prospects. Other times, however, it is asked by smug friends or acquaintances that are in the sciences or in business related disciplines. To them, their career path may seem a lot more obvious: You study engineering to become an engineer; you study accounting to become an accountant, etc.

But what about students in the liberal arts? There are just too few jobs out there that require specific knowledge in history, political science, philosophy, etc. Continue reading A Liberal Arts Education – Personal Interests Vs Practicality

3 Tips For Study Habit Success

Getting into a good routine of studying will be beneficial to your long term success at achieving your qualifications. At first it may seem hard to get ‘into’ this process as this will require daily self management on your part. But through commitment, goal setting and determination you can become successful. This article will look at the following tips for study habit success.

Be prepared

Form or join a study group

Attend all your classes

At the beginning of each semester check your time table on a regular basis until you are familiar with your time, topic and classes. Continue reading 3 Tips For Study Habit Success

Travel and Tourism Courses

The latest development in technology and the introduction of travel and tourism course in India has fulfilled the desire of billions of people to explore the world. This has resulted in a booming demand of tours and travel professionals in diverse service sectors. India itself is one of the favored destinations of many people for it having heritage of one of the oldest civilizations and for its aura and cultural diversity. The long-term career opportunities in the travel & tourism industry have always been strong whereas the short-term outlook is strong enough to ensure a secure career. Continue reading Travel and Tourism Courses

Adding Art and Heart With a PhD in Medical Humanities

Although treating a sick person mainly dwells on historical as well as current information made available through testimonials and tests all wrapped with a proper diagnosis, this does not complete the package of making him well. Good communication channels with the patient and kin are essential in order for the healthcare practitioner to understand and uncover unsaid information due to ignorance and neglect. A PhD in Medical Humanities equips a candidate who is already well-qualified in the science of medicine with the ability to discover more than what is said and seen. Continue reading Adding Art and Heart With a PhD in Medical Humanities

PhD in Public Policy For the Good of All

Everything is run by policies which can be taken to be a form of roadmap towards greatness. However, policies are not set in concrete and must be open to change as and when situational factors justify a cause for revision. Having a PhD in Public Policy equips professionals in this discipline with the knowledge and ability to derive effective channels of delivery in carrying out policies for public interest. There are various areas of public policy to delve into. Some are quite localized within one’s region, focusing on health services, criminal justice and other specialties. Continue reading PhD in Public Policy For the Good of All