Is it possible to work PRN weekends only in a nursing home?

I been working at a nursing home for a year now. But I'm moving 2 hours away to go to school. I was thinking instead of just quitting to work weekends only as a PRN? I became really attached to these people and the nursing home job pays a little more than my new job anyways. So to work week days at my new job. Is it worth it though or is it possible to work PRN weekends only?

Asked By: - 4/24/2012
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The only way you are going to be able to work PRN weekends is if there is a position available. So, you need to check with your manager and with HR to see what is open or if they can move you into that kind of schedule.
Answered By: . - 4/24/2012
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It depends on how much you need the income and benefits. Going to a PRN only schedule usually means that your employment status will change to per diem. Per diem employees generally get paid more but they don't get any benefits. Also, they will call you to work only as a last resort because it works against their... More
Answered By: webhead28 - 4/24/2012
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