If you are already an RN and thinking about advancing your career, perhaps you should choose a nursing specialty practice. With so many nursing fields to choose from, you might have a hard time selecting one. Are you interested in legal nurse consulting, forensic nursing, nursing education, patient education, surgical nursing, holistic nursing, etc. You have a long list! In the end you need to decide on what makes you happy. What you enjoy doing. Lastly what nursing specialty field could you do for the rest of your life. Perhaps this article below about choosing your specialty can help.
By Betty Nelson, PhD, RN
From Nurse Together
Choosing a Nursing Specialty
If you’re considering a career in nursing, you may be wondering how to determine what specialty is right for you. If you are already a nurse, you may be considering your next step. The best specialization for you rests at the intersection of your inspirations, interests, skills, and lifestyle needs.
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Ultimately you know what the best nursing specialty is for you. No one can tell you what you should be. They can only point you down the right direction.
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