201 Careers in Nursing

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201 Careers in Nursing

SKU# 9780826133823

Author: Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, Emerson E. Ea DNP, APRN-BC, CEN


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Few professions have evolved as much as nursing has, or offer as much variety, opportunity for growth, and potential for great personal and professional satisfaction. 201 Careers in Nursing, the new edition significantly expanding, updating and revising 101 Careers in Nursing, is your guide to careers in nursing practice, education, research, and so much more.

Comprehensive in scope and for nurses at all levels, each career description includes educational requirements, core competencies, and required skills. Interviews with nurses working in a variety of roles and settings bring to life the breadth of opportunities available to nurses today. Important tips within the book will help when making your career choices, along with compensation range per degree, certification requirements, and earning potential for each career. 201 Careers in Nursing is an essential resource for nurses entering the profession, nurses considering a career change, and counselors facilitating career choices.

Key Features:

  • Includes 201 careers, each with career description, educational requirements, core competencies, and requisite skills
  • Reformatted for ease of use
  • Provides compensation range per degree, certification requirements, and earning potential for each career
  • Features interviews with nurses in different careers in academia and practice settings
  • Useful for students and nurses at all levels

Sample Careers:

  • Addictions Counselor
  • Military Nurse
  • Childbirth Educator
  • Clinical Research Nurse
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Medical-Surgical Nurse
  • Telehealth Nurse
  • Consultant
  • Cruise Ship/Resort Nurse
  • Disaster/Bioterrorism Nurse
  • Fraud and Abuse Investigator
  • Genetics Counselor
  • Health Policy Analyst/Lobbyist
  • Media Consultant

  • Product Details 

    • Publication Date August 17, 2011
    • Page Count 312
    • Product Form Paperback / softback
    • ISBN 13 9780826133823
    • EISBN 9780826133830

    About The Author(s) 

    Emerson E. Ea, DNP, PhD, APRN, CNE, is clinical associate professor and director of the undergraduate program at New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing. He obtained his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Case Western Reserve University and PhD from Duquesne University School of Nursing. He completed his Master of Science in Nursing from Long Island University and his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of St. La Salle, Philippines. His scholarship interests include immigrant health, especially cardiovascular health among Filipino Americans, and global health and nursing education. He is an active member of the Philippine Nurses Association, the Asian American and Pacific Island Nurses Association, and the Sigma Theta Tau and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies. He was senior manager for evidence-based practice and nursing research at Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York, from 2011-2013; a Jonas Policy Scholar for the American Academy of Nursing Cultural Competence and Health Equity Expert Panel from 2014-2016; and he is currently a Fellow of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Leadership in Academic Nursing Program (LANP). He is board certified in nursing education by the National League for Nursing.

    Dr. Ea has authored/co-authored articles on topics that relate to work- and personal-related outcomes among internationally educated nurses, Filipino immigrant health, gerontologic nursing, and nursing education and practice. He received the Nursing Research Award from the Philippine Nurses Association of New York in 2012; the New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing Distinguished Faculty Award in 2011, the Most Outstanding Nursing Alumnus Award (Nursing Research Category) from the University of St. La Salle, Philippines; and the 2015 Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association Scholarship Award. He is currently board secretary for Kalusugan Coalition, an organization dedicated to creating a unified voice to improve the health of the Filipino American community in the New York/New Jersey area through network and resource development, educational activities, research, community action, and advocacy. He was recognized in 2016 by the president of the Borough of Queens, New York, for his contribution to the Filipino American community.

    Table of Contents 


    Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
    Addictions Counselor
    Administrator/ Manager
    Photo and profile of Lorna Green
    Adult Day Care Director
    Adult Nurse Practitioner
    Adult Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Photo and profile of Marianne Tarraza
    Allergy/Immunology Nurse
    Ambulatory Care Nurse
    Anticoagulation Nurse
    Photo and profile of Eleanor Sullivan
    Bariatric Nurse
    Bariatric Nurse Practitioner
    Biofeedback Nurse
    Breast Care Nurse
    Burn Nurse
    Burn Nurse Practitioner
    Camp Nurse
    Cardiac Catheterization Nurse
    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Nurse
    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Nurse Practitioner
    Cardiothoracic Nurse Anesthetist
    Cardiovascular Nurse
    Case Manager
    Chemotherapy Nurse
    Child Adolescent Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
    Child Psychiatric Nurse
    Childbirth Educator
    Circulating Nurse
    Clinical Nurse Specialist
    Clinical Research Nurse
    Community Health Nurse
    Compliance Specialist Nurse
    Continence Nurse
    Coronary Care Nurse
    Correctional Facility Nurse
    Critical Care Nurse
    Photo and profile of May Ling Luc
    Critical Care Transport Nurse
    Cruise Ship/ Resort Nurse
    Dean of Nursing
    Dermatology Nurse Practitioner
    Dermatology Nurse
    Developmental Disabilities Nurse Practitioner
    Diabetes Educator
    Dialysis/Apheresis Nurse
    Disaster/Bioterrorism Nurse
    Domestic Violence Nurse Examiner
    Ear, Nose and Throat Nurse
    Ear, Nose and Throat Nurse Practitioner
    Photo and profile of Erin Ross
    Electrophysiology Nurse
    Emergency Room Nurse
    Emergency Room Nurse Practitioner
    Endocrinology Nurse
    Endoscopy Nurse
    Endoscopy Nurse Practitioner
    Photo and profile of Jean Aertker
    Epidemiology Nurse
    Family Nurse Practitioner
    Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    First Assist Nurse
    Flight Nurse/ Critical Care Transport
    Photo and profile of Christopher Manacci
    Forensic Nurse
    Fraud and Abuse Investigator
    Gastroenterology Nurse
    General Practice Nurse Anesthetist
    Photo and profile of Christopher Rinehart
    Genetics Counselor
    Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
    Geropsychiatric Nurse
    Health Care Surveyor
    Health and Safety Manager
    Health Center Nurse
    Health Coach
    Health Policy Analyst
    Healthcare Dispute Analyst
    HIV/AIDS Specialist
    Holistic Health Nurse
    Home Health Care Nurse Practitioner
    Home Health Nurse
    Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse
    Photo and profile of Maeve Davis
    In Vitro Fertilization Nurse
    Infection Control Nurse
    Infectious Disease Nurse Practitioner
    Informatics Specialist
    Infusion Therapy Nurse
    Intake Nurse
    International Health Nurse
    Interventional Radiology Nurse Practitioner
    Labor and Delivery Nurse
    Labor and Delivery Nurse Anesthetist
    Lactation Counselor
    Learning Disabilities Nurse
    Legal Consultant
    Long Term Care Administrator
    Long Term Care Nurse
    Massage Therapy Nurse
    Media Consultant
    Medical Records Auditor
    Medical-Surgical Nurse
    Military Nurse
    Minimum Data Set Nurse
    Missionary Nurse
    Mother/Baby Nurse (PostPartum)
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging Nurse
    Neonatal Nurse
    Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
    Nephrology Nurse
    Nephrology Nurse Practitioner
    Neuroscience Nurse
    Nurse Executive
    Nurse Manager
    Nurse Midwife
    Nurse Psychotherapist
    Nursing Supervisor
    Nutrition Support Nurse
    Occupational/Industrial Nurse
    Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner
    Office Nurse
    Oncology Nurse
    Oncology Nurse Practitioner
    Photo and profile of Jill San Juan
    Ophthalmic Nurse
    Operating Room Nurse
    Organ Donation Counselor
    Orthopedic Nurse
    Pain Management Nurse
    Pain Management Nurse Practitioner
    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Parish Nurse
    Patient Education Coordinator
    Patient Review Instrument Nurse Assessor
    Peace Corps Volunteer
    Pediatric Cardiac Nurse Anesthetist
    Pediatric Nurse
    Pediatric Nurse Anesthetist
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
    Pediatric Oncology Nurse
    Performance Improvement Director
    Photo and profile of Jason Tan
    Perianesthesia Nurse
    Perioperative Nurse Practitioner
    Perinatal Nurse
    Pharmaceutical Representative
    Pharmaceutical Research Nurse
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Nurse
    Poison Information Nurse
    Private Duty Nurse
    Psychiatric Nurse
    Public and Community Health Nurse
    Public Policy Advisor
    Pulmonary/Respiratory Nurse
    Quality Assurance Nurse
    Radiology Nurse
    Rapid Response Nurse
    Recovery Room Nurse
    Rehabilitation Nurse
    Reproductive Nurse
    Research Coordinator
    Photo and profile Mary Kerr
    Respiratory Nurse Practitioner
    Rheumatology Nurse
    Risk-Management Nurse
    Rural Health Nurse
    School Nurse
    Scrub Nurse
    Simulation Laboratory Director
    Photo and profile of Kelli Bryant
    Space Nurse/Astronaut
    Spinal Cord Injury Nurse
    Staff Development Educator
    Staff Nurse
    Subacute/Transition Care Nurse
    Telehealth Nurse
    Telemetry Nurse
    Telephonic Triage Nurse
    Transcultural Nurse
    Transplant Nurse
    Trauma Nurse
    Travel Nurse
    Triage Nurse
    Underwriter Nurse
    University Provost/President
    Urology Nurse
    Utilization Review Nurse
    Vaccination Nurse
    Vascular Nurse
    Veterinarian Nurse
    Women's Health Nurse
    Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
    Wound Care/Ostomy Nurse
    Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse Practitioner

    Appendix A Certification guides
    Appendix B Tables Regarding Salaries, Employment and Other Data

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