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Head Nurse

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Registered Nurses


Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required. Includes advance practice nurses such as: nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, certified nurse midwives, and certified registered nurse anesthetists. Advanced practice nursing is practiced by RNs who have specialized formal, post-basic education and who function in highly autonomous and specialized roles.


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Anesthesiologist Nurse
Associate Director of Nursing (ADON)
Cardiac Care Unit Nurse (CCU Nurse)
Central Supply Nurse
Certified Childbirth Educator (CCE)
Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
Charge Nurse
Circulating Nurse
Clinical Nurse
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Clinical Supervisor
Community Health Nurse
Consulting Nurse
Coronary Care Unit Nurse (CCU Nurse)
County Nurse
Critical Care Unit Nurse (CCU Nurse)
Director of Nursing (DON)
Discharge Planner
Emergency Department RN (Emergency Department Registered Nurse)
Emergency Room Nurse
Emergency Room Registered Nurse (ER RN)
Endoscopy RN (Endoscopy Registered Nurse)
Family Nurse Practitioner
Flight Nurse
Forensic Nurse
General Duty Nurse
Geriatric Care Manager
Geriatric Nurse
Head Nurse
Health Care Coordinator
Hospice Nurse
Industrial Nurse
Industrial Registered Nurse
Industrial Staff Nurse
Intensive Care Unit Nurse
Labor and Delivery Nurse
Lactation Consultant
Legal Nurse Consultant
Licensed Nurse Practitioner (LNP)
Life Care Planner
Maternity Nurse
Medical/Surgery Registered Nurse (Med/Surg RN)
Mid Wife
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse (NICU Nurse)
Neonatal Nurse
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Case Manager
Nurse Clinician
Nurse Consultant
Nurse Coordinator
Nurse Educator
Nurse Manager
Nurse Midwife
Nurse Practitioner
Nurse Receptionist
Nurse Supervisor, Community Health Nursing
Nurse Supervisor, Evening or Night
Nurse Supervisor, Occupational Health Nursing
Nurse, Community Health
Nurse, Consultant
Nurse, General Duty
Nurse, Head
Nurse, Infection Control
Nurse, Private Duty
Nurse, School
Nurse, Supervisor
OB/GYN Nurse (Obstetrics/Gynecology Nurse)
Obstetrical Nurse
Obstetrics Nurse (OB Nurse)
Obstetrics Scrub Nurse (OB Scrub Nurse)
Occupational Health Nurse
Occupational Nurse
Oncology RN (Oncology Registered Nurse)
Operating Room Nurse
Operating Room Registered Nurse (OR RN)
Patient Care Coordinator
Pediatric Nurse
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Pediatrics RN (Pediatrics Registered Nurse)
Perianesthesia Nurse
Perinatal Nurse
Physical Therapy Nurse
Post Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse (PACU Nurse)
Post Anesthesia Room Nurse
Prenatal Nurse
Private Duty Nurse, Registered
Psychiatric Nurse
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Public Health Nurse
Public Health Staff Nurse
Receptionist Nurse
Recovery Room Nurse
Registered Health Nurse
Registered Nurse (RN)
Registered Nurse Midwife
Registered Nurse Supervisor
Registered Nurse, Certified (RNC)
Registered Public Health Nurse
Relief Charge Nurse
RN BSN (Registered Nurse Bachelor of Science in Nursing)
RN Case Manager (Registered Nurse Case Manager)
Scrub Nurse
Special Duty Nurse
Staff Nurse
Staff RN (Staff Registered Nurse)
Student Nurse
Supervisor, Delivery Room
Supervisor, Floor
Supervisor, Health Unit
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Supervisor, Nurses
Supervisor, Operating Room
Supervisor, Surgical
Supervisor, Ward
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