ADN or BSN
Average annual salary
Work hands-on, directly with patients.
Follow a routine that allows you to anticipate and prepare for every situation.
Take on different tasks, patients, and situations every day.
Besides giving everyday healthcare to a diverse population of veterans, you’ll help those suffering from psychological and physical post-war trauma, providing emotional rehabilitation and helping them learn to live with disabilities resulting from their injuries.
What you’ll do
You’ll work with doctors, family members, and other nurses.
You’ll provide patients and families with emotional support and refer them to the right therapy groups if needed.
You’ll apply first aid and help veterans with disabilities regain mobility.
Where you’ll work
Outpatient care centers
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