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US News & World Report Announces The 2018 Best Jobs
US News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, today unveiled the 2018 Best Jobs. The rankings offer a look at the year's best jobs across 15 categories – from best-paying jobs to sectors such as business and technology – to help job seekers at every level achieve their career goals. The rankings take into account the most important aspects of a job, including growth potential, work-life balance and salary.
This year, Software Developer takes the No. 1 spot as the Best Job overall. Dentist ranks at No. 2, followed by physician assistant at No. 3 and nurse practitioner at No. 4. This is the first time since 2015 that a health care job has not topped the list, though health care positions continue to dominate the 2018 rankings due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. In addition to taking 47 of the 100 Best Jobs, the majority of the
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Johns Hopkins School Of Nursing Ranks No. 5 For Online Nursing Programs
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) tied for the No. 5 spot in the U.S. News & World Report Best Online Nursing Program rankings for 2018, maintaining its top 5 ranking in the nation.
“We are proud of this accomplishment and the standard of excellence we set for our online curriculum,” says Patricia Davidson, PhD, MEd, RN, FAAN, dean of JHSON. “Quality online education is important to our diverse, global, and technology-centered students, and our programs reflect evidence-based approaches to learning that target the best courses and opportunities for online delivery.”
At JHSON, online options include:
•Advanced Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Clinical Nurse Specialist track
•Executive DNP with in-person residencies
•Executive DNP / MBA
•Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Health Systems Management track
•MSN Health Systems Management / MBA
•Nurse Educator Certificate
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Transitional Care Nurses In The Geriatric Emergency Department Reduce Risk Of Inpatient Admissions
Geriatric patients seen by transitional care nurses in the emergency department (ED) are less likely to be admitted to the hospital, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published today in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. These findings show that interventions initiated during an older patient’s arrival through the ED can have a significant impact on care.
According to the Emergency Care Research Institute, geriatric adults (65 and older) account for up to 25% of all ED visits, but their needs may not be met in a general ED. Programs like the Geriatric Emergency Department Innovations in Care through Workforce, Informatics, and Structural Enhancements (GEDI WISE) have been developed to meet these challenges. It’s a model used at three large urban hospitals: Mount Sinai Health System in New York City; St. Joseph’s Regional M
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'The Best Of BabyTech Awards' Selects TempTraq® Wearable Bluetooth Thermometer As The Winner Of The Healthy Baby Category At CES®
Yesterday, Living in Digital Times (LIDT), producers of the Baby Tech Summit at CES, along with media partner Hearst's Good Housekeeping, announced TempTraq® as the winner in the 'Healthy Baby' category at the third annual The Best of BabyTech Awards at CES® 2018.
TempTraq®, the first wearable, Bluetooth® temperature monitor, continuously senses, records and transmits body temperature for up to 48 hours to a mobile device through its free downloadable app. And now, parents and doctors have the ability to remotely monitor real-time temperature data from anywhere through its new secure TempTraq Connect service (a secure, HIPAA-compliant service supported by the Google Healthcare Cloud Platform).
The Best of BabyTech Awards, held annually at CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada, is a one-of-a-kind competition to recognize the best-of-the-best in fertility, pregnancy and baby technology and products.