What is a CNA? (Certified Nursing Assistant)

Certified Nursing Assistant A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is an essential healthcare professional who provides primary healthcare services to patients in a healthcare setting. CNAs are responsible for providing critical healthcare services such as assisting with activities of daily living, administering medications and treatments, monitoring vital signs, and helping to maintain a safe environment for […]

Becoming a Geriatric Nurse is a Meaningful Career

Geriatric nursing is a meaningful career that provides individuals with the opportunity to learn, grow and make an impact in the lives of others. Through geriatric nursing, you can develop lasting relationships with your colleagues and enhance your skills in collaboration and teamwork. Moreover, it allows you to provide care for residents who are vulnerable […]

<strong>Personality Traits That Make a Great Caregiver</strong>

Thinking About Becoming A Caregiver? Caregiving is a gratifying career, but it requires specific traits to yield success in the field. Here are a few traits Vantage Staffing Solutions seeks out in a qualified caregiver candidate. Caregivers Are Personable  Outgoing personalities are highly sought after when it comes to caregivers. Often, ill or elderly residents […]

Prevent Nurse Burnout

Vantage’s Solutions for Nurse Burnout   Recent studies have confirmed that burnout among nurses is a high risk in healthcare facilities. 34.1% of nurses have experienced emotional exhaustion over the past few years. Higher stress levels have also been prevalent due to staffing shortages in healthcare facilities. Numerous variables can cause staff exhaustion. Causes include but […]

5 Podcasts For Nurses to Stay Informed & Inspired

5 Podcasts For Nurses to Stay Informed & Inspired

Recently, podcasts have become an excellent way to consume information on various topics. For nurses, there are now several podcasts that offer insights into the world of nursing. So whether you’re interested in learning about the latest research, hearing inspiring stories from other nurses, or getting practical tips for your career, there’s a nursing podcast […]

How To Excel at Your New Nursing Assignment

How To Excel at Your New Nursing Shift

Nursing is one of the most important and demanding jobs in the medical field. Nurses are responsible for providing quality care to residents and families and working alongside other healthcare professionals to ensure that residents receive the best possible care. However, starting a new assignment at a new long-term care facility can be intimidating. Here […]

Navigating the Holidays: A Guide For Nurses

Navigating the Holidays: A Guide For Nurses

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year, but it can also be challenging for nurses. Between caring for residents and managing your own holiday stressors, you often have little time or energy left for yourself. This blog will share a few tips to help nurses navigate life over the holidays. Tips to Care […]

Nursing Night Shifts vs. Day Shifts – Which is Best For You?

Nursing Night Shifts vs. Day Shifts - Which is Best For You?

Nurses play a vital role in our healthcare system, providing care and support to patients around the clock. And while the job can be demanding and the hours long (60-65% of nurses work 12-hour shifts), nursing is also incredibly rewarding. That said, there has been a long-running debate on whether a day or night shift […]