Long-term care centers are a type of healthcare facility that has jobs for many nursing professionals. In fact, up to 20 percent of all registered nurses (RNs) are currently working jobs in long-term care facilities in the United States. Furthermore, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), certified nursing assistants (CNAs), and other nursing professionals show large numbers of working in long-term care (LTC) facilities.
What is long-term care nursing? As the name implies, long-term care nursing facilities provide care and treatment for patients and/or residents who need care in assisted living facilities, skilled adult foster homes, memory care centers, nursing homes, skilled nursing facilities, or even in their own homes. Look at these long-term care facilities to find per diem job opportunities near you.