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How to Become an Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Though it is hard to imagine, just sixty years ago emergency rooms only existed to provide care for true emergencies and were staffed by doctors and nurses who were willing …

How to Become a Clinical Nurse Leader

The role of a Clinical Nurse Leader is a relatively new one for the nursing profession. It was developed in 2003 as part of a collaborative effort between the American …

5 Steps to Becoming an Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner | Salary & Requirements

Updated 6/28/2021 Considering a career as an Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner? You’re not alone! The generous salary, regular hours and comparably less stress than many other nursing specialties make it a …

6 Steps to Becoming an Oncology Nurse Practitioner

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC The American Cancer Society estimates in 2021 there will be 1.9 million new cancer cases diagnosed and 608,570 cancer deaths in the United …

6 Steps to Becoming a Forensic Nurse | Salary & Programs

Do you love crime dramas? Would you like to be part of an investigative team which helps victims get justice? For nurses with an interest in criminal justice and caring …

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) Career Guide

Nurse Practitioners deliver advanced care to a variety of patients in clinical settings. According to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), NPs work “autonomously and in collaboration with healthcare …

How to Become an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Many nurses have a longterm career goal of becoming a nurse practitioner, but what kind of nurse practitioner to become is a decision every nurse has to make. In this …

How to Become a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

By: Kathleen Gaines, MSN, BA, RN, CBC A Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse that specializes in the comprehensive care of women throughout their lives. …

How to Become a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Pediatric Nurse Practitioners are Advanced Practice Registered Nurses whose sole focus lies in treating children from infancy through the time they become adults. They provide care and education to parents …

Nurse Practitioner Salary: How Much Do NPs Make?

In addition to being professionally and emotionally gratifying, becoming a nurse practitioner provides the security of knowing you’ve chosen a career that has tremendous job security and is also financially …

How to Become an Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner

By: Kathleen Gaines, MSN, BA, RN, CBC For many nurses, becoming a nurse practitioner is the ultimate career goal. But with so many different speciality options, deciding what kind of …

6 Steps to Becoming a Military Nurse | Salary & Programs

The United States Army Nurse Corps was established in 1901, and since then nurses have played a pivotal role throughout history as caretakers for the heroic men and women who …

How to Become a Critical Care Nurse

Critical care nurses work with patients who are facing life-threatening or potentially life-threatening issues. These vulnerable patients are generally found in hospital intensive care units and step-down units, trauma units …

7 Steps to Becoming a Director of Nursing

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Looking for a nursing career that’s not at the bedside? Becoming a Director of Nursing could be the right path for you! Nursing …

How to Become a Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Medically reviewed by Chaunie Brusie, RN, BSN on September 20, 2021 A Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) that has earned either a Master's of Science …

How to Become a Certified Nurse Midwife

One of the most fulfilling and lucrative nursing specialties to consider pursuing is that of a Certified Nurse-Midwife. If you're someone with a strong interest in women's gynecological health, prenatal …

How to Become a Charge Nurse

If you’re considering becoming a charge nurse, your interest in nursing extends beyond patient care — you also want to be a leader within your field. Charge nurses oversee specific …

How to Become a Chief Nursing Officer

By: Kathleen Gaines, MSN, BA, RN, CBC A Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) is a top-level, nonclinical, administrative position within a healthcare system. While CNOs no longer work at the bedside, …

How to Become a Family Nurse Practitioner

Nurses who are eager to move on to an advanced degree and treat the full range of patient populations, from infants to the elderly, are ideal candidates to become Family …

How to Become a Clinical Nurse Specialist

Updated 7/22/2021 A clinical nurse specialist (CNS) is a type of Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) that's completed a graduate-level education and clinical training. Like nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists …

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