With the advances of modern medicine, people now live longer than ever before. A field with enormous potential, gerontology is the study of the biological, social, and psychological needs of the elderly.
by Rita Trofino Nursing Department Chairperson, Associate Professor, Interim Associate Dean of the School of Health Sciences, Saint Francis University
As a nurse, you will naturally find yourself at your patients' bedsides, caring for and comforting people when they need it most. But what does the work really entail? Get ready to take a peek at the future of this rewarding, dynamic career.