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4 Steps to Becoming a Correctional Nurse | Salary & Requirements

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Correctional nurses oversee the medical needs of inmates in prisons, detention centers, and group homes. They are responsible for overseeing all care and …

How Much Do CRNAs Make?

Medically reviewed by Chaunie Brusie, BSN, RN on September 14, 2021 If you're considering becoming a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, salary likely has something do with your choice. Nurse anesthetist …

4 Steps to Becoming a Geriatric Nurse

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN CBC Geriatric nurses, or gerontological nurses, are registered nurses that specialize in care for the elderly. These admirable healthcare workers bring comfort and care …

4 Steps to Becoming a Labor and Delivery Nurse

Labor and delivery (L&D) nurses are unique among the different types of nurses because they have a very specific job: to help deliver healthy babies and get moms through the …

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 Neonatal Nurse

Updated 7/22/2021 It takes a special person to become a nurse, but that's even more true for those who go on to become Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) nurses. These …

How to Become a School Nurse

By Kathleen Colduvell RN, BSN, BA, CBC A school nurse works with school-aged children in a school setting. School nurses have a variety of responsibilities and are a vital part …

How to Become a Crisis Nurse

A crisis nurse is a nurse that responds to natural disasters or healthcare emergencies and staffs hard-hit areas. Think New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, New Jersey during Hurricane Sandy, and …

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 …

The Ultimate Guide to Nursing Informatics Careers

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Nursing informatics is a specialty that combines knowledge of nursing, communications, computer science, and information science. Nurses who work in this field use …

3 Steps to Becoming a Rehabilitation Nurse

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Rehabilitation nurses work with patients suffering from acute and chronic illnesses, injuries, and disabilities. A rehabilitation nurse’s main objective is to help patients …

How to Become a Psychiatric Nurse

It takes a special form of caring to be a psychiatric (psych), nurse. People with mental health issues rely on psych nurses to manage their complex physical and emotional needs. …

How to Become a Nurse Manager

A career as a Nurse Manager carries a great deal of responsibility but can be extremely rewarding. The role of a Nurse Manager, also known as a Nurse Administrator, can …

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 Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Updated 6/27/2021 By: Kathleen Gaines, MSN, BA, RN, CBC Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners also known as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNPs) are Advanced Practice Registered Nurses that specialize in the …

Critical Care Transport Nurse Career & Salary Guide

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, RN, CBC Critical Care Transport Nurses work to safely and quickly transport patients requiring life-saving medical intervention. Their job is to effectively assess patients and determine …

How to Become an Infection Control Nurse

Though people tend to think of healthcare practitioners as people who treat and cure disease, Infection Control Nurses work to identify, prevent and control diseases before they can occur or …

How to Become an Emergency Room (ER) Nurse

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, RN, CBC According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2018 there were 130 million emergency room visits in the United States. 16.2 …

How to Become an Oncology Nurse

Oncology nurses care for people of all ages who are diagnosed with cancer. Oncology is a challenging field in which nurses support patients, families, and caregivers through the stress of …

How to Become an Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP)

By: Kathleen Gaines, MSN, BA, RN, CBC An Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse that specializes in the care of adults from adolescence through old age. They …

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