Did you know that by the year 2020, there will be an estimated shortage of 800,000 nurses?
With the world population living longer and needing more care, the healthcare field is one of the best places to get a job, and will likely stay that way for many years to come.
With over 100,000 vacant positions and an ever-growing need for healthcare workers, the career outlook is excellent for the nursing field. To learn more, visit the U.S. Department of Labor's Statistics on Registered Nurses.
You can earn more than you think as a nurse.
Are you compassionate about caring for people?
Do you want to make a difference in someone's life?
Nurses are known for providing compassionate care every day and making a difference in your loved one's life.
In nursing, you have the opportunity to learn complex patient focused care. This link will provide you with the tools necessary to meet the standards of today's high quality health care: http://www.discovernursing.com/nursing-now#fact-3
Lord Fairfax Community College offers several different pathways to a career in nursing. Explore our Web site and see what we have to offer!
Please contact our staff at: healthpro…@lfcc.edu
The Virginia Board of Nursing requires Nursing Programs to make the Virginia Board of Nursing Reports available to the public. Please follow the links to review these reports.