UW ATTRACTS NEW TALENTS IN NURSING FIELD THROUGH TEEN CAMPS

UW ATTRACTS NEW TALENTS IN NURSING FIELD THROUGH TEEN CAMPS

Nursing institutions never stop modeling new programs to recruit and hire more nurses.

In a report, the University of Washington hopes to entice new talents to the field by initiating summer camps for teens who might not know how to pursue a career.

Isaac Cuevas Lopez, a Bremerton High School senior, is one of those teen aspirants who wants learn the mechanics to get into the most in demand job that is nursing.

“My mind was all over the place with a lot of different careers and everything, and then it just hit me when I started wearing these scrubs yesterday, when they gave us these, I just felt like this is real,” Lopez said in a statement.

Carolyn Chow, director of admissions and student diversity for the UW School of Nursing said nearly half of the teens in the camp end up pursuing nursing careers.

“It's one of the only majors at the undergraduate level where you can get a job right out of your bachelor’s degree, guaranteed,” Chow said

UW is trying to recruit various workforce and the summer camp targets high schoolers who are minorities or from low-income families. Under the program, they learn basic medical skills and get to see how nurses interact with actual patients.

 

Erudite Nursing Institute™ is also in the hype of attracting new aspirants in the nursing field. Through our online fast track nursing education, we assure that our students will graduate in no time without the expense of compromising their important schedules, and provided with higher educational metrics to ensure greater competence once they’re out in field.

 

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https://www.king5.com/article/news/local/uw-summer-camp-helps-prepare-teens-for-nursing-careers/281-574915010

 


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