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Best States for Entry-Level Nursing Jobs

Best States for Entry-Level Nursing Jobs

Jon Wirt and CareerVoyages.gov

The health care industry is facing an unprecedented nursing shortage, with a need of 1,000,000 new nurses by 2016. This means that the new generation of nurses needs to be trained now. If you are interested in a career in nursing you should gain experience by searching for an entry-level nursing job. Becoming a Home Care Aide, Certified Nursing Assistant or Medical Assistant is a great starting point for your nursing career.

But with so many job openings, it begs the question: Where should you work? NursingLink is committed to providing its members with the most most pertinent career research available. Click on a job below to see the 10 best states for that career, or use the navigation buttons to scroll through each entry-level job.

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    lilttriana

    over 5 years ago

    12 comments

    I guess I'm on the right path. Wow that's a huge shortage...

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    wiyuna

    over 5 years ago

    126 comments

    i took my nursing course in malaysia ^^

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    frumpster65

    over 5 years ago

    88 comments

    Wow..I need to move to alaska...I do have a friend there who is on a 4 yr contract..shes an MD..MAybe I need to email her and tell her I need a job...lol

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