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Clinical Nurse Specialist Nursing Healthcare
 
Description    
Clinical nurse specialists (CNSs) are registered nurses who specialize in a specific field of clinical practice. Some common areas of specialization are cardiac rehabilitation, cardiology, community health, critical care, diabetes, emergency services, gerontology, maternal and child health, medical surgical health, neonatal health, oncology, pediatrics, psychiatric-mental health, organ transplants, and trauma. Clinical nurse specialists also may work as part of a clinical research team.
     
Annual Pay Education Needed Where to Get Education
$42,000-$77,000 Must be trained as an RN and complete a graduate level program UNCG-JSNN (MSN, Cert), WSSU (MSN)
     
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EMT -- Basic Job Family: Emergency Services Cluster: Healthcare
EMT -- Intermediate Job Family: Emergency Services Cluster: Healthcare
EMT -- Paramedic (including Critical Care) Job Family: Emergency Services Cluster: Healthcare
Full professors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
Associate professors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
Ass't professors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
OT/PT/RT and other speciality instructors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
Nursing school instructors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
Certified Nursing Assistant instructors Job Family: Medical Educator Cluster: Healthcare
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Clinical Nurse Specialist

Salary Range: $42,000-$77,000
Education offered at: UNCG-JSNN (MSN, Cert), WSSU (MSN)
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