"Registered Nurse - PowerPoint"
Registered Nurse Mary Kate Brooks October 5th, 2011 Hour: 6 Earnings •US Median $31.10 hourly. $64,700 yearly. •Washington Median $35.23 hourly. $73,000 yearly. Educational Requirements • Medicine and Density. • Customer and Personal Service. • Psychology. • English. • Education and Training. Entry Level Positions • Nursing Assistant • Licensed Practical Nurse • Nursing Home Nurse Nature of Work • Monitor, record, and report symptoms and changes in patient’s conditions. • Care for the ill, injured, or disabled patients. • Advise patients on taking care of their health and disease prevention. Working Conditions • Often requires a lot of walking. • Can work nights, days, weekends, and weekdays. • No set work hours. • On call (able to work short notice). Job Outlook • The job outlook is high. • Employment is expected to grow 22% from 2008-2018. • There will always be a demand for professionals in the medical field, because health care is a constant need for everyone around the world. Job Advantages/Disadvantages • Advantages • Disadvantages -High paying job. -No set hours. -Great way to serve -Might have to work others. on short notice. -Lots of interactions -You could loose a with different people patient. everyday. Personal Skills and reasons why this career would be a possibility • Reasons • Personal Skills -My grandmother was -I enjoy serving one of the people I looked others. up too, and as a child I -I like meeting new wanted to grow up to be like her. Her profession people. was nursing. -I have a passion for helping and caring for others. I feel like this profession is a great way to do that. Goals for this year to move towards being a Registered Nurse • Apply and get accepted to one of the nursing programs at either Herndon Career Center or Summit Technology. • Look at colleges with good nursing programs and narrow down my choices of a college. • Get a good grade in Biology 2.