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How to Become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary A Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, or Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), is arguably one of the highest paid nurses in the U.S. Aspiring nurses who are interested in mental health could find this specialization incredibly rewarding. (See our full list to learn more about the highest paid […]

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How to Become a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary It goes without saying that nurses provide their communities with an invaluable service. Not only do they champion the health of their patients, but they often shape a great deal of our healthcare experience. In their role as comforters, caretakers, and medical specialists, nurses perform a […]

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The 8 Highest Paid Nursing Jobs in 2020

Discover the Highest Paid Nursing Specialties in Today’s Healthcare Market For many people, a career in healthcare can be both personally and financially rewarding. Although financial compensation may not be the most important factor when choosing a nursing career, you should at least be familiar with the highest paid nursing categories when making your decision. […]

Nurse Adopts Autistic ICU Patient

Nurse Adopts Autistic ICU Patient

About Jonathan Pinkard Jonathan Pinkard was in a very bad situation. Jonathan found himself first in the emergency room, then in a bed in the ICU with a sudden health issue. He needed a heart transplant, but due to his home situation, he kept getting moved off the transplant list. A high functioning autistic, Jonathan […]

How to become an oncology nurse

How to Become a Certified Oncology Nurse

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Many of us have been affected by cancer in one way or another. We may know people who were diagnosed with cancer or even through first-hand experience. For people in the medical profession, those experiences may influence their decision to specialize in oncology, a branch of […]

Why You Should Pursue a BSN Degree

Why You Should Pursue a BSN Degree

A Guide to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Degree A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree can open many doors in the nursing field. Some employers will not accept applicants with less than a BSN degree. In fact, registered nurses (RNs) with BSNs receive higher salaries, management positions, and a wider variety […]