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					Registered Nurse

  By Jessica Silvers
   October 5, 2011
              Earnings
 $68,730 yearly is the wage for a
  registered nurse.
              Education
 To be a registered nurse you at least
  need to have your Bachelors Degree.
  You must have a high school diploma
  or GED.
             Advancement
 In patient care you can advance to become
  a nurse practitioner, nurse- midwife, nurse
  anesthetist.
 In management you can advance to become
  a head nurse, or an assistant head nurse.
           Nature of work
 As a registered nurse you assist and
  care for other, document and record
  information, make decisions and solve
  problems, teach others, identify
  objects, actions, and events.
        Working Conditions
 High level of social contact, work
  closely with patients.
 Responsible for health and safety of
  patients.
 Placed in conflict situations.
 Exposed to diseases or infections on
  daily basis.
             Job Outlook
 Rapid growth is expected in nursing.
  Many job opportunities are available in
  nursing.
            Personal Skills
 I think I have good communication
  skills and I like caring for people.
   Advantages/Disadvantages
 Advantages: Job openings, good pay.
 Disadvantages: Work nights and
  holidays.
             Preparation
 To prepare for this job you should start
  early. Take high school classes such
  as Anatomy and Physiology.

				
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