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Nursing Job Overview

Nursing jobs can encompass a variety of different tasks in many areas and specialties of medicine. The four areas of work for a nurse offering care are:
  • A specific part of the body (such as a nurse in general surgery)
  • A specific health condition (such as a nurse working with patients who have cancer or diabetes)
  • A specific environment (such as an emergency room registered nurse)
  • A group of people (such as a nurse working in a senior clinic)
If a nurse works in a hospital setting, he or she may work in all four of these categories within the same week, or he or she may specialize in one area and only work there. However, it's also possible to be a non-hospital nurse.

Nursing Job Education Requirements

At minimum, nursing requires an associate's degree, but most nursing jobs require a bachelor's degree. In some cases, an employer will hire a registered nurse who has an associate's degree, then pay for their continued education to earn a bachelor's degree. However, some jobs won't hire any nurses who do not have a bachelor's degree. Obtaining a registered nurse license involves taking an exam that is specific to the state in which the nurse lives. Some jobs will pay for renewal and upkeep of this license.

Nursing Job Market

There are currently about 2.6 million nurses working in the United States, with the potential for growth in the next 10 years and beyond. Due to the growing demands for healthcare based on population growth and aging, as well as the increase in insured individuals as a result of the Affordable Care Act, the need for nurses will continue to rise. However, these jobs are often very competitive, and, in some areas, they are more difficult to get.

Certain states have a higher ratio of unemployed nurses to open positions, so consider that when obtaining education. There are certainly jobs available, but they may not always be in your desired geographic region.

Nursing Job Salary Information

According to data from 2012, the median salary was $65,470. Typically nurses working in hospitals, home health care and government healthcare clinics earn the highest wages (home health care nurses are in high demand due to the aging population). Those who work in emergency rooms or hospitals outside of traditional working hours can also earn a higher hourly wage, resulting in more income. There is more flexibility in working hours for nurses, since many healthcare facilities offer care 24 hours a day.
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Description We are currently looking for a Registered Nurse - RN whose compassion, clinical expertise, and excellence are top priority. As an RN, you will conduct patient assessments and develop and implement nursing care plans to foster quality outcomes. You will have the opportunity to apply sound judgment, clinical expertise, and execute critical nursing interventions to all patient population...
Description We are currently looking for a Registered Nurse - RN whose compassion, clinical expertise, and excellence are top priority. As an RN, you will conduct patient assessments and develop and implement nursing care plans to foster quality outcomes. You will have the opportunity to apply sound judgment, clinical expertise, and execute critical nursing interventions to all patient population...
Description Responsible for planning, organizing and directing the overall operations of the expanding, fast pace nursing unit. This includes ensuring the 24 hour safety and delivery of quality care to all patients on this demanding unit. This role requires a sound knowledge base of nursing and critical thinking skills for psychiatric patients. Organizational skills and the ability to multi-task ...
Description San Ramon Regional Medical Center San Ramon Regional Medical Center (SRRMC) began serving residents of the San Ramon Valley and surrounding communities in 1990. Located on a hillside overlooking the valley, the full-service, 123-bed acute care hospital provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, including 24-hour emergency care and an outpatient surgery and treatment ce...
Franklin & Adams counties Best Kept Secret is currently interviewing for RN Assistant Director of Nursing Monday - Friday Qualified individuals must possess excellent clinical, multi-tasking and customer service skills, have previous supervisory experience in long term care, current RN license and Regulatory knowledge. The Village of Laurel Run offers an excellent benefits package including ...
Description We are offering a bonus incentive to join our team. Please apply to learn more details about this additional bonus! Our health center provides quality skilled nursing care and rehabilitative therapies to our customers. We value the skills, dedication and compassion our certified nursing assistants provide to our resident population. The ideal Extendicare Certified Nursing Assistant ...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the assigned LPN/LVN or RN Unit Manager, performs resident/patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs, safety, and comfort of residents/patients as assigned. Assists in providing a positive physical, social, and psychological environment. Follows all Extendicare policies and procedures. ESSENTIAL...
MGM Healthcare-Midwest Geriatric Management operates Nursing Homes in Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Ohio and Oklahoma. The Corporate Office is based in St. Louis, MO. Our current openings are in Columbus, Canal Winchester OHIO, Kansas City, MO and Oklahoma City, OK. We are searching for licensed Nursing Home Administrators with a proven track record of financial results with the delivery of exception...
Are you responsible for multiple patients daily in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, or assisted living community, rushing from one room to the next? Would it be a refreshing change to care for people one to one, being able to take the time needed to make someone feel comfortable and respected? If so, Privatus Care Solutions is now offering per diem opportunities in our client's homes and alt...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the assigned LPN/LVN or RN Unit Manager, performs resident/patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs, safety, and comfort of residents/patients as assigned. Assists in providing a positive physical, social, and psychological environment. Follows all Extendicare policies and procedures. ESSENTIAL...
Description Our health center provides quality skilled nursing care and rehabilitative therapies to our customers. We value the skills, dedication and compassion our certified nursing assistants provide to our resident population. The ideal Extendicare Certified Nursing Assistant has these character qualities and skills: · responds appropriately to requests for service · displays courtesy and ...
Description We are hosting a Career Fair for RNs and CNAs on December 5th from 9am to 5pm. Come and meet with hiring managers. Our health center provides quality skilled nursing care and rehabilitative therapies to our customers. We value the skills, dedication and compassion our certified nursing assistants provide to our resident population. The ideal Extendicare Certified Nursing Assistant h...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the assigned LPN/LVN or RN Unit Manager, this on-call CNA performs resident/patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs, safety, and comfort of residents/patients as assigned. Assists in providing a positive physical, social, and psychological environment. Follows all Extendicare policies and proce...
DIRECTOR OF LONG-TERM CARE SERVICES NURSING HOME ADMINSTRATOR Interested applicants are encouraged to request a complete job description and/or submit a cover letter and resume by December 15, 2014 to: UCP of Maine, Attn: Marianne Berube, Director of Human Resources, 700 Mount Hope Avenue, Suite 320, Bangor, ME 04401 or by email to ***** UCP of Maine is seeking qualified c...
Job Purpose: Promotes and restores patients' health by developing day-to-day management and long-term planning of the patient care area; directing and developing staff; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary professional staffs; providing physical and psychological support for patients, friends, and families. Duties: * Accomplishes nursing human resource objectives by selecting, or...
Unit: TELE / PCU / SDU Flexible Per Diem RN Jobs Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are a nurse with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, ...
Unit: CRITICAL CARE Flexible Per Diem RN Jobs Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are a nurse with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, loo...
Unit: Medical Surgical Flexible Per Diem RN Jobs Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are a nurse with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, ...
Flexible Per-Diem Shifts Available Now at LTC Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are an LPN with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, look no further. If you conside...
Units: EMERGENCY - ED - ER / TRAUMA Flexible Per Diem RN Jobs Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are a nurse with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your...

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