5 Tips to Get Your Nursing Resume Read by an Applicant Tracking System

Posted By:   Posted On: July 22nd, 2015

Earlier this year, we shared tips on what should go into a successful nursing resume and in that article we mentioned that you are writing your nursing resume for applicant tracking systems as much as you are writing for humans. This article focuses on providing tips to optimize your resume so the applicant tracking systems [&hellip


Becoming a Second Career Nurse

Posted By:   Posted On: June 17th, 2015

More now than ever, the nursing industry is seeing many people starting later in life as a second career nurse. Reasons why nursing is becoming such a popular second career are Nursing offers more job stability than many other careers. There has been an ever-growing need for nurses and this need is expected to continue [&hellip


Nursing Profession Trends

Posted By:   Posted On: May 15th, 2015

At Desert Medical Careers we work daily with nurses to help them find the best placement for their particular set of skills. The nursing profession is an ever-evolving industry, so we also make a point of staying aware of changes in the nursing industry to better educate and connect our candidates and employers. Here’s a [&hellip


Registered Nurse Health Coaches, Holistic Healthcare

Posted By:   Posted On: April 14th, 2015

Wellness Nurse Coaches perform many of the same duties that registered nurses do, but they focus their practice on the wellbeing of their patients, which is why they are frequently called a Registered Nurse Health Coach. Wellness Nurses work to improve the health and wellbeing of their patients using a holistic approach. An RN Health [&hellip


New Grad Nursing Jobs Advice

Posted By:   Posted On: March 12th, 2015

It is safe to say that a new grad in any field will face challenges in finding their first job. In nursing, this is especially true because nursing means caring for humans; the stakes are high and without a track record there is a lot to prove in order to gain the trust of a [&hellip


Nursing Resume Writing Tips

Posted By:   Posted On: February 18th, 2015

Without a doubt, having a strong resume is a key component to getting selected for your next interview. Your resume has to speak to your experience, education, and areas of specialization. A nursing resume also has to be friendly to scanning systems, so it must have the proper industry-specific keywords for the position you most [&hellip


Nurse Practitioners: Areas of Specialization

Posted By:   Posted On: January 13th, 2015

At Desert Medical Careers, we love Nurse Practitioners. Last month we talked about how much Arizona loves them too! Becoming a Nurse Practitioner is exciting because this profession holds so many opportunities. A Nurse Practitioner can practice in many settings, including outpatient clinics, hospitals, emergency rooms, and their own private practices. The field also offers [&hellip


Why Should You Be a Nurse Practitioner in Arizona?

Posted By:   Posted On: December 16th, 2014

Full Practice Environment Nurse Practitioners have three levels of practice depending on the state in which they see patients. They are: Restricted Practice, Reduced Practice, and Full Practice. Restricted and Reduced Practice means that the Nurse Practitioner will either have to participate in a regulated collaborative agreement or be supervised or managed in a team. [&hellip


Medical Coding Jobs Equal Above Average Employment Rates and Great Compensation

Posted By:   Posted On: November 18th, 2014

What is a Medical Coder? Medical coders review the documentation created by physicians before an insurance claim is processed. They make sure that the insurance claims are coded properly to obtain the maximum reimbursement for physicians. It is a necessary part of the billing cycle for doctors in private practices. Read More Medical Coders’ Employment Rate [&hellip


Medical Sales Representative Jobs: Arizona Salaries, Job Outlook

Posted By:   Posted On: October 14th, 2014

Medical sales representatives typically enjoy a financially rewarding career that can be full of variety in opportunities and travel. Additionally, it is predicted by the Bureau of Labor statistics that sales representatives in this area will experience growing demand in the coming years. What Medical Sales Representatives Do Medical sales reps are in direct contact [&hellip