By Jeanne M. Novotny PhD RN FAAN, Doris Lippman EdD APRN CS, Nicole Sanders BSN RN, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD MBA RN FAAN

Few careers have the benefits that nursing deals: flexibility, room for progress, delight from supporting others. and there's a determined desire for nurses--demand will exceed provide for it slow to return. This concise and convenient quantity profiles one zero one forms of nursing careers are profiled; each one incorporates a uncomplicated description, schooling specifications, abilities wanted, repayment, comparable sites, enterprises. own tales from training nurses spotlight the content material. scholars, these searching for a profession switch, and RNs searching for new possibilities will discover a wealth of knowledge the following. A pattern of attainable profession offerings: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner grownup Nurse Practitioner Case supervisor severe Care Nursing Diabetes Educator Disaster/Bioterrorism Nursing Emergency Room Nurse Geriatric Nurse Practitioner HIV/AIDS professional Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing an infection keep watch over Nurse Medical-Surgical Nurse Nurse Midwife Oncology Nurse Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

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An Interview with Nancy Hamlin, Family Nurse Practitioner What is your educational background in nursing (and other areas) and what formal credentials do you hold? I have a BS degree in nursing from Vanderbilt University and an MS in nursing from Tennessee State University. I am a Family Nurse Practitioner certified by ANCC. How did you first become interested in your current career? I started nursing school because of a federally funded program for LPN students and I saw it as a way to support myself financially.

Educational requirements—RN preparation; BSN or higher often required. 3. Core competencies/skills needed: • Excellent writing skills • Good command of the English language • Attention to detail • Strong organizational and analytical skills • Ability to work alone • Ability to meet deadlines 40 Educator in Academia • Excellent computer skills • Health care–related knowledge 4. Compensation—Varies with the place of employment 5. Employment outlook—High 6. org Educator in Academia 1. Basic description—College and university faculty who teach and advise students in basic and graduate degree programs in nursing are nurse educators or academic nurses.

An Interview with Nancy Hamlin, Family Nurse Practitioner What is your educational background in nursing (and other areas) and what formal credentials do you hold? I have a BS degree in nursing from Vanderbilt University and an MS in nursing from Tennessee State University. I am a Family Nurse Practitioner certified by ANCC. How did you first become interested in your current career? I started nursing school because of a federally funded program for LPN students and I saw it as a way to support myself financially.

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