201 Careers in Nursing / Edition 2

201 Careers in Nursing / Edition 2

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201 Careers in Nursing / Edition 2

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: 9780826133823
    Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
    Publication date: 08/17/2011
    Edition description: New Edition
    Pages: 312
    Sales rank: 479,487
    Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

    Table of Contents



    Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

    Addictions Counselor

    Administrator/ Manager

    Photo and profile of Lorna Green

    Adult Day Care Director

    Adult Nurse Practitioner

    Adult Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

    Photo and profile of Marianne Tarraza

    Allergy/Immunology Nurse

    Ambulatory Care Nurse

    Anticoagulation Nurse




    Photo and profile of Eleanor Sullivan

    Bariatric Nurse

    Bariatric Nurse Practitioner

    Biofeedback Nurse

    Breast Care Nurse

    Burn Nurse

    Burn Nurse Practitioner

    Camp Nurse

    Cardiac Catheterization Nurse

    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Nurse

    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Nurse Practitioner

    Cardiothoracic Nurse Anesthetist

    Cardiovascular Nurse

    Case Manager

    Chemotherapy Nurse

    Child Adolescent Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Child Psychiatric Nurse

    Childbirth Educator

    Circulating Nurse

    Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Clinical Research Nurse

    Community Health Nurse

    Compliance Specialist Nurse


    Continence Nurse

    Coronary Care Nurse

    Correctional Facility Nurse

    Critical Care Nurse

    Photo and profile of May Ling Luc

    Critical Care Transport Nurse

    Cruise Ship/ Resort Nurse

    Dean of Nursing

    Dermatology Nurse Practitioner

    Dermatology Nurse

    Developmental Disabilities Nurse Practitioner

    Diabetes Educator

    Dialysis/Apheresis Nurse

    Disaster/Bioterrorism Nurse

    Domestic Violence Nurse Examiner

    Ear, Nose and Throat Nurse

    Ear, Nose and Throat Nurse Practitioner

    Photo and profile of Erin Ross




    Electrophysiology Nurse

    Emergency Room Nurse

    Emergency Room Nurse Practitioner

    Endocrinology Nurse

    Endoscopy Nurse

    Endoscopy Nurse Practitioner


    Photo and profile of Jean Aertker

    Epidemiology Nurse


    Family Nurse Practitioner

    Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

    First Assist Nurse

    Flight Nurse/ Critical Care Transport

    Photo and profile of Christopher Manacci

    Forensic Nurse

    Fraud and Abuse Investigator

    Gastroenterology Nurse

    General Practice Nurse Anesthetist

    Photo and profile of Christopher Rinehart

    Genetics Counselor

    Geriatric Nurse Practitioner

    Geropsychiatric Nurse

    Health Care Surveyor

    Health and Safety Manager

    Health Center Nurse

    Health Coach

    Health Policy Analyst

    Healthcare Dispute Analyst



    HIV/AIDS Specialist

    Holistic Health Nurse

    Home Health Care Nurse Practitioner

    Home Health Nurse

    Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse

    Photo and profile of Maeve Davis

    In Vitro Fertilization Nurse

    Infection Control Nurse

    Infectious Disease Nurse Practitioner

    Informatics Specialist

    Infusion Therapy Nurse

    Intake Nurse

    International Health Nurse

    Interventional Radiology Nurse Practitioner


    Labor and Delivery Nurse

    Labor and Delivery Nurse Anesthetist

    Lactation Counselor

    Learning Disabilities Nurse

    Legal Consultant



    Long Term Care Administrator

    Long Term Care Nurse

    Massage Therapy Nurse

    Media Consultant

    Medical Records Auditor

    Medical-Surgical Nurse

    Military Nurse

    Minimum Data Set Nurse

    Missionary Nurse

    Mother/Baby Nurse (PostPartum)

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging Nurse

    Neonatal Nurse

    Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

    Nephrology Nurse

    Nephrology Nurse Practitioner

    Neuroscience Nurse

    Nurse Executive

    Nurse Manager

    Nurse Midwife

    Nurse Psychotherapist

    Nursing Supervisor

    Nutrition Support Nurse

    Occupational/Industrial Nurse

    Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner

    Office Nurse


    Oncology Nurse

    Oncology Nurse Practitioner

    Photo and profile of Jill San Juan

    Ophthalmic Nurse

    Operating Room Nurse

    Organ Donation Counselor

    Orthopedic Nurse

    Pain Management Nurse

    Pain Management Nurse Practitioner

    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner

    Parish Nurse

    Patient Education Coordinator

    Patient Review Instrument Nurse Assessor

    Peace Corps Volunteer

    Pediatric Cardiac Nurse Anesthetist

    Pediatric Nurse

    Pediatric Nurse Anesthetist

    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

    Pediatric Oncology Nurse

    Performance Improvement Director

    Photo and profile of Jason Tan

    Perianesthesia Nurse

    Perioperative Nurse Practitioner

    Perinatal Nurse

    Pharmaceutical Representative

    Pharmaceutical Research Nurse

    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Nurse

    Poison Information Nurse

    Private Duty Nurse

    Psychiatric Nurse

    Public and Community Health Nurse

    Public Policy Advisor

    Pulmonary/Respiratory Nurse

    Quality Assurance Nurse

    Radiology Nurse

    Rapid Response Nurse

    Recovery Room Nurse


    Rehabilitation Nurse

    Reproductive Nurse

    Research Coordinator


    Photo and profile Mary Kerr

    Respiratory Nurse Practitioner

    Rheumatology Nurse

    Risk-Management Nurse

    Rural Health Nurse

    School Nurse

    Scrub Nurse

    Simulation Laboratory Director

    Photo and profile of Kelli Bryant

    Space Nurse/Astronaut

    Spinal Cord Injury Nurse

    Staff Development Educator

    Staff Nurse

    Subacute/Transition Care Nurse

    Telehealth Nurse

    Telemetry Nurse

    Telephonic Triage Nurse

    Transcultural Nurse

    Transplant Nurse

    Trauma Nurse

    Travel Nurse

    Triage Nurse

    Underwriter Nurse

    University Provost/President

    Urology Nurse

    Utilization Review Nurse

    Vaccination Nurse

    Vascular Nurse

    Veterinarian Nurse

    Women's Health Nurse

    Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

    Wound Care/Ostomy Nurse

    Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse Practitioner


    Appendix A Certification guides

    Appendix B Tables Regarding Salaries, Employment and Other Data

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