201 Careers in Nursing

201 Careers in Nursing

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Few professions have evolved as much as nursing has, or offer as much variety, opportunity for growth, and potential for great personal and professional satisfaction. 201 Careers in Nursing, the new edition significantly expanding, updating and revising 101 Careers in Nursing, is your guide to careers in nursing practice, education, research, and so

Overview

Few professions have evolved as much as nursing has, or offer as much variety, opportunity for growth, and potential for great personal and professional satisfaction. 201 Careers in Nursing, the new edition significantly expanding, updating and revising 101 Careers in Nursing, is your guide to careers in nursing practice, education, research, and so much more.

Comprehensive in scope and for nurses at all levels, each career description includes educational requirements, core competencies, and required skills. Interviews with nurses working in a variety of roles and settings bring to life the breadth of opportunities available to nurses today. Important tips within the book will help when making your career choices, along with compensation range per degree, certification requirements, and earning potential for each career. 201 Careers in Nursing is an essential resource for nurses entering the profession, nurses considering a career change, and counselors facilitating career choices.

Key Features:

  • Includes 201 careers, each with career description, educational requirements, core competencies, and requisite skills
  • Reformatted for ease of use
  • Provides compensation range per degree, certification requirements, and earning potential for each career
  • Features interviews with nurses in different careers in academia and practice settings
  • Useful for students and nurses at all levels

Sample Careers:

  • Addictions Counselor
  • Military Nurse
  • Childbirth Educator
  • Clinical Research Nurse
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Medical-Surgical Nurse
  • Telehealth Nurse
  • Consultant
  • Cruise Ship/Resort Nurse
  • Disaster/Bioterrorism Nurse
  • Fraud and Abuse Investigator
  • Genetics Counselor
  • Health Policy Analyst/Lobbyist
  • Media Consultant

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780826133830
    Publisher:
    Springer Publishing Company
    Publication date:
    08/17/2011
    Sold by:
    Barnes & Noble
    Format:
    NOOK Book
    Pages:
    312
    Sales rank:
    770,717
    File size:
    1 MB

    Meet the Author

    Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN,

    is Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, where she was Dean from 1982 through 1997. She has received numerous honors and awards including the

    American Journal of Nursing

    Book of the Year Award 20 times. Dr. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and health care literature, and serves as Editor of three nursing journals. Her most recent Springer Publishing books are

    Nursing Concept Analysis: Application to Research and Practice (2016); and Theory in Nursing: Application to Research and Practice (2014)

    , both co-edited with Geraldine McCarthy, and

    Encyclopedia of Nursing Education,

    co-edited with Mary Jane Smith and Roger Carpenter (2015). She also co-edited, with Kathleen Tusaie, the first edition of

    Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nursing: Integrating Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, and Complementary and Alternative Approaches

    (2012).

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