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Terri Heimann Oppenheimer By: Terri Heimann Oppenheimer
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How to Become a Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Part One What is a Nurse Practitioner (NP)? A Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) that has completed the required nurse practitioner schooling: either a Master …

Nurse.org Staff By: Nurse.org Staff
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How Much Do Nurse Practitioners Make?

Part One Average Nurse Practitioner Salary 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 …

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How Much Do CRNAs Make?

Part One Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Salary CRNAs are the highest paid nursing specialty, and for good reason. Though all nurses provide compassionate care to their patients, being a nurse …

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How to Become a Military Nurse

Part One What is a Military Nurse? Military nurses share many similarities to civilian nursing, in which the common goal is to treat patients and promote their well-being. However, military …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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How to Become a Nurse Case Manager

A Nurse Case Manager, also known as a care coordinator, specializes in the organization and collaboration of patient care and treatment by all members of the care team. Often, patients …

Terri Heimann Oppenheimer By: Terri Heimann Oppenheimer
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How to Become a Nurse Administrator

Part One What is a Nurse Administrator? Taking the lessons and experience gleaned from years of clinical practice and combining them with management and operational skills: That’s a nurse administrator …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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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 …

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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 …

Sarah Jividen By: Sarah Jividen
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How Much Does a Nurse with a BSN Make?

Part One Average Salary for a Nurse With a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)? While the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that the median average registered nurse salary …

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Nursing Continuing Education (CE) Requirements by State

Becoming a nursing professional (whether it’s an LPN, RN, or advanced nurse practitioner) requires a strong educational foundation. Most nurses earn a bachelor’s or advanced degree and pass the required …