Topics About 'Age Discrimination'.

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  1. Nurse Beth

    Age Discrimination in Nursing

    Ageism is pervasive in our society. It's not news to anyone that our society values youth and devalues age. It seems that the worst choice you can make is to grow old. Older people are often mistakenly seen as irrelevant, slow, and a burden on s...
  2. I had my instructor review my resume and give me some tips, but I still had no interviews. Two months later, I had an interview with a medical practice for an office LPN and they knew I was a new grad but they said they were willing to train me. The ...
  3. Mary stewart, age 62, has worked as a registered nurse on the postpartum unit for the past quarter century. She began her long career in nursing in 1972, with her graduation from a nursing diploma program. Mary is capable, knowledgeable, experienced,...
  4. I started nursing school in my early 50s. I was excited because I felt it would provide an opportunity to contribute meaningfully to a country where I recently relocated. I became a registered nurse at 55 and started my job hunt. I was so sure it was...