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Nursing specialties


Nursing specialties

Nursing programs are being categorized specifically to cater individual departments in the health care industry. The need for nurses grows faster every year. Students, who choose nursing as their profession, have more opportunities to obtain a job in health care, especially those who choose a nursing specialty.

There is a wide variety of nursing specialties, such as Cardiology, Adult Care, and Clinical Nurse, among others. Some nursing specialties are only worked at a hospital.

Nursing Specialties:


Acute Care: Nurses specialized in the care of patients who suffer from acute circumstances such as shock or heart attack.

Administrative: Nurses with ms health care administration are nurses specialized in the management of budgets and as supervising nursing staffs too.

Adult Care: Nurses specialized in the care of patients from early adulthood during the aging process.

Allergy/Immunology: Nurses specialized in the analysis and treatment in allergic situations including respiratory diseases like the asthma, hay fever and skin conditions. Nurses working in this specialty also include pediatric specialties.

Ambulatory Care: Nurses specialized in care of outpatient.

Anesthetist: Nurses specialized in the anesthetic services that only can work with anesthesiologists to give care to patients before and after surgery.

Behavioral/Mental & Psychiatry: Nurses specialized in the mental care of patients who suffer mental illnesses.

Burns: Nurses specialized in the care and treatment of burns, including all types of burns.

Body Mass Index; The study of body mass index or BMI, is a quick check on the state of your health, applied with your weight and height. BMI does not measure body fat directly, but it's a reliable indicator of body fatness for most people.

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