Is Nursing Really Recession-Proof?
Despite the downturn in the economy, nurses have been repeatedly told that their careers are recession-proof. Proponents of this outlook site statistics about the healthcare industry adding jobs each month and the increased demand for RNs, LPNs and medical assistants. But healthcare hasn’t been immune to the recession. Healthcare professionals have been laid off – and you might be one of them!
Still trying to decide if your job can outlast the poor economy? We’ll examine both sides of the debate.