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The Western PA Region needs nurses. Here are a few reasons nursing may be the perfect career path for you. Job stability: The healthcare industry is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, and the demand for nurses is expected to continue to increase as the population ages. Flexibility: Nursing offers a lot of...
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Practical Nursing
“I want my students to leave (Penn Commercial) as the best nurse they can possibly be starting in the field. I always tell them they should treat their patients like they are the person they love the most in the world.” Hear more from our Director of Practical Nursing Sandy Phillips on her experiences, her...
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  There’s no doubt about it – nursing is a hot career choice. As with most fields in the healthcare industry, it’s in the midst of serious growth across the country, as well as right here in Pennsylvania. And with the way healthcare continues to evolve, this trend isn’t likely to change anytime soon. A...
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Nurse interacting with patients
The nursing profession is booming with opportunities. This in-demand career is expected to grow even more during the next 10 years, which can mean an array of different job opportunities for those who are dreaming about becoming a licensed practical nurse. For someone who is passionate about taking care of others, becoming a nurse can...
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Practical Nurse smiling at camera
Licensed practical nurses are on the front line of the healthcare field. It’s hard to state in just a few words how important these professionals are in everybody’s life. They care for people who are going through treatment or recovery, providing crucial assistance to save or improve life conditions—a job that everyone must value. Nowadays,...
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