Pediatric Nurse

Karis Nagel

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Definition:

Nursing dealing with the care of both infants and children.

Information:

Annual salary: About $60,000


Place of work:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians' offices
  • -Home healthcare services
  • Nursing care facilities


Schedules: depends (On call)

  • Nights
  • Weekends
  • Holidays

Education:

  • Must be a registered nurse
  • Usually 4-year Bachelor's of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN)


Personal Health:

  • May come in contact with disease and other dangers

-Must follow strict guideline to be protected

  • Back injuries

-Moving patients

  • Walking

  • Stretching

  • Standing

Responsibilities:

  • Preform physical examinations
  • Diagnose illness
  • Diagnose injury
  • Provide education and support to patients' family

My Goals

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Fun Fact:

Nursing is one of the fastest growing occupations in the United States

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