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How to Become a Registered Nurse

Responsibilities, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Becoming a Registered Nurse (RN) is one of the best ways to set yourself up for a career filled with growth opportunities. The list of specialties available to aspiring nurses is surprisingly long. It enables those pursuing it to choose a specialty that appeals directly to their particular […]

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How to Become a Nurse Administrator

Duties, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary One of the benefits of nursing is your ability to specialize in an area of healthcare that interests you most. These specializations vary in responsibility, work environment, and patient group, and they also come with educational and certification requirements. (Go here to see our list of highest-paid nursing jobs) […]

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How to Become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Duties, Schooling, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Registered Nurses (RNs) can pursue a variety of nursing specialties upon earning their license. Every nursing career has unique job responsibilities, work environments, and perks. There are also varying educational requirements depending on the position. This article will explore one of the most challenging yet rewarding nursing specialties—Psychiatric […]

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How to Become a Gerontological Nurse Practitioner

Duties, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary After earning their license, Registered Nurses may choose an area of specialty. These specializations vary in job responsibility, work environment, and types of patients. Every nursing career requires different levels of education and certification. In this article, we’ll look at the nurses caring for our elders, Gerontological Nurse […]

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How to Become a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Duties, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Upon entering the field, Registered Nurses (RNs) gain experience by working with various patient groups. After gaining that experience, some nurses choose to advance their careers by becoming specialized in a particular healthcare field or patient category. (Click here to learn how to become a Registered Nurse) As a […]

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How to Become a Nurse Midwife

Duties, Responsibilities, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary There are a variety of nursing specialties that Registered Nurses (RNs) can pursue once they’ve earned their license. Every specialty has its own unique job responsibilities, work environments, and perks. There are also varying educational requirements depending on the position. Nurses who are passionate about helping patients […]