Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) March 03, 2014
Saint Peter’s University Urges Nurses to Focus on Preventative Health Care
Statistics illustrate the risks of ignoring problematic health symptoms
Saint Peter’s University, in their continuing effort to improve the field of healthcare and society’s well-being as a whole, has compiled some startling statistics in an easy-to-follow infographic about the overall health of the U.S. population. The University’s objective is to emphasize that a healthcare system focused on early detection and preventative medicine not only saves lives but also time and a considerable amount of money. Preventative healthcare becomes paramount when individuals consider the following:
Saint Peter’s Online RN-BSN Program
Saint Peter’s University’s Online RN to BSN gives RNs advanced nursing skills that could help advance their careers. Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, the online program offers training in the latest nursing practices, along with instilling the management and leadership skills needed for advancement.
Convenient and flexible, the online option is ideal for working nurses with varying shifts. With the employment rate for nurses slated for a 19 percent increase by 2022, and a greater number of hospitals and healthcare organizations requiring nurses to hold a BSN, there is no better time than now to return to the classroom.
To learn more about the online RN-BSN degree program at Saint Peter’s University, click here or call 877-497-5857 to speak with an admissions specialist.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Registered Nurses, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/registered-nurses.htm (visited January 24, 2014).
About Saint Peter’s University
Since 1872, Saint Peter's University has provided high-quality, affordable higher education rich in Jesuit tradition and with a focus on one student at a time. Saint Peter's offers its RN-BSN degree completely online to prepare nurses to provide the best care possible and become leaders in today's healthcare arena.