Benefits and Challenges of Online Med Schools

Doctors Ernest Chiu and Abigail Chaffin

In today’s busy lifestyle, most people don’t have the time to go back to school even if they wish to get additional degrees to advance their career, win a job promotion or simply to finish their half-completed degree. Modern technology has got you covered, though — now it’s simple and easy to finish your degree in online med school.

Med school is probably the toughest specialization higher education can offer. It takes an enormous amount of time and herculean efforts to graduate from a medical program, and more importantly, to become successful in the field of medicine. Continue reading Benefits and Challenges of Online Med Schools

5 Top Must Read Nursing Blogs

Jacqueline Newton, staff nurse on the Flying Eye Hospital

One doesn’t need to watch medical TV dramas like ER or Grey’s Anatomy to become aware of the busy and often too stressful everyday life of a nurse. For a nursing student or an established professional, free time is always luxury especially if you want to update and improve yourself by learning about the experience of your colleagues.

Luckily, unlike the 90s when ER took place, nowadays there are plenty of useful nursing blogs only a click away from you. Let’s take a look at five of the most popular blogs for nurses for this year. Continue reading 5 Top Must Read Nursing Blogs

Stethoscopes from the Future That Are Here Today | Medisave at Medical Practice Insider

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Our latest article ‘Stethoscopes from the Future That Are Here Today‘ has been published on Medical Practice Insider.

Starting out with a simple wooden tube, French physician René Laennec invented the stethoscope in 1816. Since then, the stethoscope has seen numerous developments, all of which have helped medical diagnosis evolve to unforeseen levels. 

Fast forward to today. How about a hand-held ultrasound instead of a big, bulky machine? There is one already. What about a brain stethoscope that started out as an art experiment but might end up holding greater potential than initially envisioned? Check!

And finally, have you heard of the Littmann Electronic Stethoscope? Slightly larger than a traditional stethoscope, it has a lot more goodies to offer on the inside.

Want to find out more? Read the full article here.

Best Nursing Programs for Supernurses

It’s never too early to start looking for a nursing school. And the sooner you do your research and apply the better, because nursing is one of the most popular jobs in the U.S. and college spaces are quickly filled up.

Ready for nursing school? Which one is it going to be?

Ready for nursing school? Which one is it going to be?

Getting into a top nursing school guarantees you the best chance of getting ahead of the competition and enjoying better employment conditions upon graduation. Below I have selected four nursing schools that will do just that.

The list comprises of college and university programs that have been either consistently rated high, or ones that have recently improved quickly. Continue reading Best Nursing Programs for Supernurses