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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 …

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 …

Nurse.org Staff By: Nurse.org Staff
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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 …

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 …

Nurse.org Staff By: Nurse.org Staff
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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 …

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

Research Nurses, also referred to as Clinical Nurse Researchers or Nurse Researchers, develop and implement studies to investigate and provide information on new medications, vaccinations, and medical procedures. They assist …

Kathleen Gaines By: Kathleen Gaines
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4 Steps to Becoming a Correctional Nurse

Correctional nurses oversee the medical needs of inmates in prisons, detention centers, and group homes. They are responsible for overseeing all care and stabilizing incarcerated patients when needed until transfer …

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 …

Nurse.org Staff By: Nurse.org Staff
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How to Become a Clinical Nurse Specialist

Part One What is a Clinical Nurse Specialist? Clinical nurse specialists are advanced practice registered nurse advanced practice registered nurses who mainly function to improve outcomes regarding patients, nurses, and …