Wednesday, 9 December 2009

Nursing Shortage? What Nursing Shortage?

Honestly? What nursing shortage?
Since the economy went down jobs have become thin on the ground, nursing included.

Since I returned I have been doing a lot of searching for work.... and finding not very much. Sadly since returning from camp I'm been out of work. Truth is. Wards are short staffed but there is little funding to replace or add staff where needed.

Doesn't help that in this atmosphere having a diploma is not going to get me far.... and no current experience doesn't make that easier.

I'm such a misery, aren't I? Sorry. I do have a new dream though. The camps I worked at... Well they could be doing so much more for those who want to come there. Now I know there are special camps for illnesses and disabilities.... but we have the infrastructure to support more than we do. So why can't we? We don't have the people. And yea I would want that person to be me.

It's good to have dreams.

7 comments:

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CNA Classes said...

No, in America alone, there is huge demand for CNAs. Working as a CNA can bring you good wealth and harmony within.

Nurse and Hospital Stories said...

"It's good to have dreams."

Agree, and a dream of being a worthy and indispensable nurse is a very very great dream. :)

Take care,
Peny@nurse uniforms

Medical Scrubs said...

It's really hard with this economy right now for everyone. Keep your head up and those dreams close!

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