Besides Nursing, What Can You Do With a Nursing Degree?

Many people earn nursing degrees only to discover that working in a hospital, clinic, or nursing home isn’t for them. Nevertheless, there are other career opportunities available to those with a nursing degree. Here are some: 

What Does a Nursing Educator Do?

Nurse educators work teaching aspiring nurses. Likewise, they provide the education students need to obtain their certification and become nurses. 

How Do I Become a Writer If I Have a Nursing Degree?

Nurse writers provide nursing-related content. There’s a variety of industries requiring nursing writers. In short, creative and technical writing courses can help you become a nurse writer.

What Does a Hospice Nurse Do?

Hospice nurses provide end-of-life care. Also, they provide emotional support, to patients with terminal medical conditions and their families. Likewise, they often provide care inside the patient’s home.

What is an Occupational Nurse?

An occupational nurse works with private companies. In this job, nurses ensure that companies providing a safe and healthy work environment for employees. Also, nurses are in charge of investigating and treating work-related injuries

Is There Still a Need for Midwives?

Yes, there is.  Nurse-midwives provide prenatal care, labor and delivery reproductive health, and gynecological care to expecting mothers.

What Does a Nutritionist Do?

Nutritionists use diet to care for their patients. For instance, nutritionists create special diets for persons with diabetes, heart disease or to help manage their weight. Also, a benefit of being a nutritionist is that they can work  in different environments, such as:

  • Private company
  • Restaurant
  • Food company
  • Sports organization
  • School.

Looking for Something a Little Different?

CynaMed is Pittsburgh’s premier healthcare staffing company. Above all, we specialize in finding positions of all types of nursing degrees in Pittsburgh, western Pennsylvania, and Ohio. If you’re an experienced RN looking for a change of pace, contact CynaMed today! Also, we can help you find non-traditional nursing opportunities available to you.

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