Tag: Certified Nursing Assistant

How States Can Better Care for Direct Care Workers

April 20, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Employers, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 21, 2020

A report from August 2019 offers recommendations for state policymakers looking to strengthen the backbone of the care economy — the direct care workers themselves.

Brookdale Senior Living to Hire Hundreds of Home Health Workers

April 18, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Career Advancement, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 18, 2020

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. is planning to hire more than 4,500 health care workers for additional support in its battle against the COVID-19 emergency.

The Future Supply of Long-Term Care Workers in Relation to the Aging Baby Boomer Generation

April 15, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers, For Employers, For the Workforce, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 16, 2020

As this report shows, the aging “baby boomer generation” will be the most significant factor increasing the demand for long-term care services over the next half century.

Recruiting and Retaining a Quality Paraprofessional Long-Term Care Workforce: Building Collaboratives with the Nation’s Workforce Investment System

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Engagement & Morale, For Employers, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 14, 2020

Published in 2004, this paper set the stage for an ongoing conversation between representatives of the long-term care sector and the workforce investment system.

Guide to Entry Level Nursing

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 14, 2020

This guide delves into the difference between various licenses, certifications and degrees, as well as what options and opportunities will go along with each.

Nursing Times Launches New Campaign to Support Nurse Mental Health Amid COVID-19 crisis

April 9, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for the Workforce, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness

Last modified April 11, 2020

Once the outbreak peak has flattened and in time COVID-19 has gone away, the question remains how will life get back to normal, if entirely ever, at both work and at home.

Understanding Direct Care Workers: A Snapshot of Two of America’s Most Important Jobs

April 8, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 8, 2020

This report outlines the benefits, barriers, and challenges of working in direct care, a well as the important role these fields play in the health and safety of our communities.