Caring Gene News

Caring Gene ® healthcare career resources are designed to provide articles and other relevant information about the care industry. Virtually learn how your Caring Gene® will make a difference.

Caring Gene News

Caring Gene ® healthcare career resources are designed to provide articles and other relevant information about the care industry. Virtually learn how your Caring Gene® will make a difference.

A Day in the Life of a Registered Nurse

Using Your Caring Gene Gives You Joy!


Healthcare Workforce Resources Report

Three health care association representatives in New York state hosted a first-of-its-kind statewide Workforce Development Summit to discuss models and strategies for health personnel recruitment, training and retention. The summit, co-hosted by the Home Care Association of New York State (HCA), the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS), and the Iroquois Healthcare Association (IHA) was…

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Attentive Care Career Opportunity Summer PARTY

We want YOU to join our team! Stop by our Field Staff Summer Party for some fun and learn about Attentive Care career opportunities!     Hicksville/Babylon Summer Party will be on Saturday, August 27th from 11am – 4pm. Location: Belmont State Park (Oak Pavilion), 625 Belmont Ave, West Babylon, NY 11704   TO JOIN…

Findhelp Can Help You

What is is the nation’s leading, free-to-use, social care network, making it quick and easy to connect yourself, family, friends, or clients to local social care programs and resources. The network in New York brings together 11,700 community programs to address social care needs, and has reached more than 10 million users…

Day in the Life of a Long Term Caregiver

Every wonder what a workday is like as a long term caregiver? This short video is a great example!!

Caring Gene® WINS The Drum B2B Award. Vote Now to help us WIN it all!!

Grand Prix, Best Response to Change B2B Agency: Mower Client: Iroquois Healthcare Association Campaign: Caring is your Calling The Grand Prix was awarded to Mower, for its omni-channel work in the new ‘Best Response to Change’ category. The campaign for the Iroquois Health Association of New York aimed to attract people to healthcare professions, and made a timely…

An Example of How Rewarding a Career in the Caring Industry Can Be

Does what you do make a difference in someone’s life? One of the most rewarding things about being a caregiver is the fact that you will be able to help others on a daily basis. Through the services and support you are providing, you will be having a direct impact on the quality of life…

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Caring Gene® in the Albany Business Review

Attract new workers? How this New York industry changed its pitch Sep 2, 2021, 4:44pm EDT Updated: Sep 3, 2021, 8:42am EDT In response to the increasing need for nursing home and home care workers, the Iroquois Healthcare Association came up with a new marketing campaign to help potential applicants reflect on the possibilities for…

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IHA Wins 11 National Healthcare Advertising Awards

Iroquois Healthcare Association Wins Eleven National Healthcare Advertising Awards   CLIFTON PARK, NY., Aug. 30, 2021 — The Iroquois Healthcare Association (IHA), a regional trade organization representing Upstate New York hospitals and health systems, has received a total of eleven national advertising awards for their work on a professional recruitment program to attract new candidates…

FREE Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Classes

Oswego Health, Manor at Seneca Hill The Manor at Seneca Hill is offering FREE six-week Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) classes. As part of the program, you will not only receive your CNA certification for free but you will be hired as a unit helper throughout your training. While other CNA training programs typically cost on…

Caregiving Careers Frequently Asked Questions

Our caregiving careers FAQs include everything you need to know about jobs and training in the care industry. Search for opportunities and begin your career in healthcare.

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A career that pays in so many ways.

We call it the Caring Gene®. If you do have it, you’re in good company. But maybe, like so many others out there, you don’t always have the opportunity to use it. If you think you’ve got it, you have the opportunity of a lifetime: a career in the caring industry. You don’t need experience…

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Caregiving Career Perks That Will Make You Dance

They all have the Caring Gene®—the innate desire to care for others. It’s an undeniable instinct that’s the driving force in doing a job you love … and that loves you back. Wait, wait, wait. I can find a job that fills my cup and loves me back?! Oh, you came to the right place.…