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How to Become a Wound Care Nurse

Wound care nurses (WOC nurses) bring their skills and techniques together to heal patients both physically and mentally. Nurses who decide to become certified in wound care are entering an …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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Clinical Nurse Instructor Career Guide

Part One What is a Clinical Nurse Instructor? Clinical nurse instructors, otherwise known as adjunct faculty in academia, are Registered Nurses that teach the clinical component of a didactic course. …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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How to Become an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Part One What is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner? Acute Care Nurse Practitioners (ACNPs) are advanced practice registered nurses that provide care to patients in acute care and/or hospital settings. …

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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 …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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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. …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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3 Steps to Becoming a Rehabilitation Nurse

Rehabilitation nurses work with patients suffering from acute and chronic illnesses, injuries, and disabilities. A rehabilitation nurse’s main objective is to help patients gain independence and/or help families care for …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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How to Become a Respiratory Nurse

Respiratory nurses, also called pulmonary nurses, care for patients suffering from acute and/or chronic respiratory illnesses. Respiratory nurses can focus on a specific age population or care for patients ranging …

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How to Become a Forensic Nurse

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

Terri Heimann Oppenheimer By: Terri Heimann Oppenheimer
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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, which is similar to a Nurse Administrator, …

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Colorado Nursing Resources

Thinking about working in Colorado? The Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence states “projected increases in demand for nurses due to health care reform, baby boomer nurse retirements, and Colorado’s growing …