NURSE PRACTITIONER: With The New Healthcare System, It's A Growing Field
About this video
Diane is a Nurse Practitioner who works for a Cardiologist, seeing patients with the doctor and also independently to perform evaluations and follow-up visits. She advises: if you're interested in nursing, find a mentor. There are many areas in which to specialize, so explore your options.
Degree: Science - Nursing
Job Title: Nurse Practitioner/Director of Education & Research
Job Summary: Registered Nurses
Registered nurses (RNs) provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.
Minimal. Most training comes from coursework, which usually includes work in a clinical setting.
$45,000 - $95,000
Projected Job Growth
20 to 30 percent
Full-time, Irregular, Long hours
Hospital / Clinic, Indoor, Military
Detail oriented, Empathy, Organizational skills, Patience, Problem solving skills, Verbal communication skills
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