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How to Become a Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Updated 6/23/2021 Nurse Practitioners earn a higher salary, have more responsibility and more career opportunities than many other types of nurses. This guide will cover what a nurse practitioner does, …

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 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 …

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 an RN Case Manager

An RN 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 …

Hospice Nurse Career Guide

Though many think of hospice nursing as a difficult or even depressing job, those who have chosen it as their career speak in glowing terms of how much they love …

Pediatric Nurse Career Guide

Becoming a nurse is truly taking on a career in caring, perhaps even more so for those who decide to specialize in pediatrics. These admirable nurses provide care to children …

How to Become a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

Updated 6/23/2021 If you’re a Registered Nurse (RN) looking for more autonomy working with patients in an operating room, intensive care unit, or surgical facility, then becoming a Certified Registered …

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 …

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. …

Career Guide: Registered Nurse First Assistant (RNFA)

Interested in learning more about becoming an RNFA? Find out what a Registered Nurse First Assistant is, what their duties are, how much they make, and how to become one …

Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse Career Guide

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Cardiac cath lab nurses specialize in working with patients undergoing cardiac procedures in a catheterization lab. During cardiac catheterizations, these specially trained nurses …

Clinical Nurse Instructor Career Guide

As the nursing shortage continues to rise, so does the need for experienced clinical instructors. In this guide, we explain what a clinical instructor is, how much they make, and …

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 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 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 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 …

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 …

4 Steps to Becoming a Postpartum Nurse

If you love babies and want to spend time caring for them and new mothers, becoming a postpartum nurse may be the perfect fit for you! Postpartum nurses care for …

4 Steps to Becoming a Telephone Triage Nurse

By: Kathleen Gaines MSN, BA, RN, CBC Considering making the switch to a work from home position? Telephone Triage Nursing could be the right move for you. With the flexibility …

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