Grants Designed To Tackle Nursing Shortage

September 23, 2011

Arlington, Texas¬† September 15, 2011¬† The Nation’s Education Alliance is very happy to announce that grants or loans amassing nearly $20,000 happen to be granted to Elder Care Centers Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs). This initiative belongs to a larger effort to aid the job ladder from the nursing profession and elevate the nurses voice and contribution within the health care industry. Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) working at Elder Care Centers will come with an chance to understand more about additional educational paths to a better job, including degree programs, certificate programs, and talent enhancement courses. Distance education an internet-based classes can give LPNs the versatility they have to possibly complete the program in roughly 2 yrs while working full-time, permitting these to advance their careers while generating full-time wages.

“We’re excited to partner using the National Education Alliance to provide this excellent educational chance to the team people. We’re searching toward their graduation and ongoing employment with Elder Care Centers,” stated Cindy Wheeler, Director of individuals Technique for Elder Care Centers.

“We’re honored to collaborate with each one of these facilities to aid the academic aspirations of the LVNs,” states Shara Wright, Leader from the National Education Alliance. “Because the initial roll-using this collaborative project between Elder Care Centers and also the National Education Alliance, the nation’s Education Alliance has visited 30 centers and met with more than 77 LVNs. Together with Rue Education, we’ve been in a position to provide unique education possibilities to nurses through the country. By today, we’ve granted grants or loans (varying between $600 and $2,000) to 24 Elder Care Centers employees.”

Concerning The National Education Alliance

The Nation’s Education Alliance is definitely an advocacy group for adult students which are dedicated to supplying people using the chance to pursue their education in the most cost effective fashion. By working together with institutions of greater learning, companies, professional associations and sponsors, the Alliance seeks to determine programs and negotiate discount rates on educational costs to satisfy the varied needs of adult students.

About Elder Care Centers

Elder Care Centers provides: Skilled Nursing Care, Lengthy-term Care, Alzheimer’s disease Care, Aided Living, and Independent Coping with an individual touch. The facilities focus is on supplying the greatest standards of care inside a compassionate, sincere and enjoyable atmosphere. Quality of existence is as essential as quality of care. Which means all citizens deserve personalized treatment, stimulating activities, good food, and the opportunity to maintain independence as lengthy as you possibly can.