Nursing Careers and Education: An Insiders Perspective

We had the opportunity to interview Angil Tarach-Ritchey, RN, GCM about nursing careers and education. Angil is a national expert in senior care, and has more than three decades of experience as a nurse – and more specifically in senior care. Angil is very passionate about improving the treatment, living and care of aging adults and is well respected in the field of nursing. Her insightful work is not only appreciated by seniors and family caregivers, it is recognized by her professional peers. Step into the mind of nurse Tarach-Ritchey, to learn more about the field of healthcare and nursing and educational steps needed to get to a dream career in nursing. Continue reading

Five Degrees That Embody Independence Day

Independence Day is a federal American holiday that honors the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, and the country’s separation from British rule. Today, the holiday’s history is sometimes clouded by fun, games, fireworks, parades, and cook outs – but we must not forget that this day commemorates freedom, justice, patriotism, and democracy. Every American values these core principles that founded our country, but for those who want to live it every day, here are the top five degrees that embody Independence Day: Continue reading