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Careers: In Forensic Science

By A. L. Dawn French

French A L Dawn
Paperback (36 pages)

Careers: In Forensic Science
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  • Careers In Forensic Science
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Forensic science is the application of science to criminal and civil laws. * Though targeted at the young people of Saint Lucia this book presents career guidance information that may be used by anyone - the young and the old (in search of that second career) as well as anyone living outside of the Caribbean Island. * Too many people do not know what career path to follow; or having decided on a career are not sure on how to achieve the goal. These books target all young people: those at Secondary (high) Schools as well as those in prison, at remedial school, or drop outs. A mistake in one’s youth should not be a deterrent to anyone achieving their career goals. * The intention, as with all these books is to provide information in an easy to absorb manner. * The series speaks to the reality of funding, encourages entrepreneurship and speaks frankly to the job opportunities that exist for the chosen career. * This is an excellent resource for the youth that is worth sharing! – World Bank

Resumes for Nursing Careers (McGraw-Hill Professional Resumes)

By McGraw-Hill Education

McGraw Hill
Released: 2007-04-16
Paperback (144 pages)

Resumes for Nursing Careers (McGraw-Hill Professional Resumes)
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Breathe life into your resume!

You've worked hard for your nursing degree; now it's time to take that education and put it to work. Get an edge on the other job applicants with Resumes for Nursing Careers, a resource packed with expert advice on creating a concise, stylish resume that will instantly get you noticed.

With this go-to guide you'll:

  • Get access to nearly 100 sample resumes and cover letters
  • Organize and draft your resume with the aid of helpful worksheets
  • Discover the common elements in the most popular resume formats
  • Learn to use vivid, active verbs in your resume
  • Find out how to format and submit resumes electronically

In today's job market, an effective, eye-catching resume is essential for success. With the help of Resumes for Nursing Careers you'll make a strong first impression and take a confident step toward landing the job of your dreams.

FIND A NURSING CAREER IN THE FIELD OF:
Pediatrics * ER * Mental Health * ICU * Hospital Administration * Public Health* Post-Op * Home Health Care

Aspire to Be Inspired: Creating a Nursing Career That Matters (The Nurse Keith Career Mastery Series) (Volume 2)

By Keith Carlson RN

Nurse Keith Coaching
Paperback (104 pages)

Aspire to Be Inspired: Creating a Nursing Career That Matters (The Nurse Keith Career Mastery Series) (Volume 2)
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"Aspire to be Inspired" is a call to action for nurses to dig deep into who they are, what makes them tick, and what gets them out of bed every day. 21st-century nursing is a fascinating career path with great potential for personal and professional fulfillment. Nurse Keith is on a mission to help nurses reach the heights of their joy and passion. These thoughtfully crafted essays present a catalytic tapestry for a powerful and life-affirming process of self-discovery. Cultivating self-awareness and clarity regarding one's motivations and desires is key to a satisfying life as a nurse living and working in a complex world. This book motivates nurses towards deeper self-inquiry and an ever-evolving understanding of the true meaning behind a noble career path with an illustrious and praiseworthy history and future. Prepare to be inspired!

201 Careers in Nursing

By Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD MBA RN FAAN

Brand: Springer Publishing Company
Released: 2011-08-17
Paperback (312 pages)

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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

  • How to Become a Nurse: The Exact Roadmap That Will Lead You to a Fulfilling Career in Nursing! (Registered Nurse RN, Licensed Practical Nurse LPN, ... CNA, Job Hunting, Career Guide) (Volume 1)

    By Chase Hassen

    Hassen Chase
    Paperback (26 pages)

    How to Become a Nurse: The Exact Roadmap That Will Lead You to a Fulfilling Career in Nursing! (Registered Nurse RN, Licensed Practical Nurse LPN, ... CNA, Job Hunting, Career Guide) (Volume 1)
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    • How to Become a Nurse The Exact Roadmap That Will Lead You to a Fulfilling Career in Nursing
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    Are you a recent high school grad or have you been looking toward nursing as a career option but just don't know how to start?
    Are you struggling with trying to decide what kind of nurse you want to be and can't find the answers at your local nursing school or two year college?

    This book can circumvent all your worries and uncertainties so you will take only the coursework necessary to get you where you want to be in nursing without wasting your time and tuition money on coursework that won't help you. This book can direct you toward the exact career in nursing that you have been looking for.

    Have you been a nurse for a while and want to advance in your career but don't know how? This book can help practicing nurses go from where they are to getting the education it takes to become a higher level nurse with better wages and a more satisfying career. Everyone wanting to expand their knowledge of the various pathways to nursing so you can be the kind of nurse you have always wanted to become.

    Becoming a nurse doesn't have to be so difficult as you will find out from this book. You will learn all the tips and tricks to getting your nursing education toward a high paying job with lots of satisfaction and perks. You'll discover that nursing is a growing field that will have plenty of job opportunities for you to choose from with the right education and information from this book.

    Get your nursing degree in record time with the tips you'll discover in this book. You won't be disappointed in the information you'll get from this book on how to become the kind of nurse you want to be. Do you want an LPN degree, a four year degree or a Master's level degree? Everything you need to know in order to get there is available for you in this book.

    So what's holding you back from getting started now?

    Just scroll back up and hit the buy now button so you can begin learning what you need to know to become a nurse and have a fulfilling career you will actually enjoy!

    Nursing 411: The Ultimate Career Guide for Busy Adults: How to Earn Your Degree While Keeping Your Day Job and Raising Your Family

    By Salimah Jones

    CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
    Paperback (118 pages)

    Nursing 411: The Ultimate Career Guide for Busy Adults: How to Earn Your Degree While Keeping Your Day Job and Raising Your Family
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    Have you ever thought about a nursing career, but life's obstacles have stood in your way? Are you a current nurse with a desire to further your education, but just can't find a way to fit it into your hectic schedule? If so, then NURSING 411: THE ULTIMATE CAREER GUIDE FOR BUSY ADULTS is the book you need! Whether you are a parent, a spouse, or a fulltime employee; this step-by-step handbook will guide you through the entire process of how to launch and advance your nursing career. Not only will you learn all about the nursing profession and the expanded number of jobs available in this field, you will also learn: •How to get accepted into colleges of nursing and pay for your education •How to excel academically and earn your degree •How to practice for and pass your NCLEX (or any other nursing certification exam) •How to land your desired nursing job after graduation Through practical advice and a down-to-earth tone, the author shares her best tips and secrets that helped her achieve great success in the nursing field, while simultaneously working and raising her family. Now she wants to help you achieve your dream career. This book will leave you with the information as well as the inspiration to immediately get started on pursuing your goals. What are you waiting for? Let’s get started!

    First Year Nurse: Wisdom, Warnings, and What I Wish I'd Known My First 100 Days on the Job (Kaplan Test Prep)

    By Barbara Arnoldussen

    Arnoldussen Barbara
    Released: 2016-04-05
    Hardcover (272 pages)

    First Year Nurse: Wisdom, Warnings, and What I Wish I d Known My First 100 Days on the Job (Kaplan Test Prep)
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    • First Year Nurse Wisdom Warnings and What I Wish I d Known My First 100 Days on the Job
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    Your first 100 days at a new job could be daunting—unless you go in prepared. A collection of valuable advice and personal accounts, First Year Nurse places the wisdom and warnings of hundreds of experienced nurses right at your fingertips. Best of all, you'll be inspired by the compassion, insight, and enthusiasm you'll find on every page of this charming, helpful book.

    Expert Guidance and Advice
    • How to start off your nursing job on the right foot
    • Tips to help you plan and prioritize on the job
    • Effective ways to communicate with your colleagues
    • Advice on coping with challenging patients
    • How to keep your energy up and stress down
    • Tips on time management and avoiding burnout
    • Guidance for professional growth

    Stanfield's Introduction to Health Professions

    By Nanna Cross

    Cross Nanna
    Paperback (476 pages)

    Stanfield s Introduction to Health Professions
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    • Stanfield s Introduction To Health Professions
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    Now in full color, the Seventh Edition of Stanfield's Introduction to Health Professions provides comprehensive coverage of all the major health professions. This valuable resource is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a health-related career but are still exploring and have not yet decided on a career. The Seventh Edition outlines more than 75 careers and touches on every major facet of the field including a description of the profession and typical work settings; educational, licensure, and certification requirements; salary and growth projections; and internet resources on educational programs.

    In addition, this text provides a thorough review of the U.S. healthcare delivery system, managed care, health care financing, reimbursement, insurance coverage, Medicare, Medicaid, and the impact of new technology on healthcare services. Information on career preparation and development is also included. All chapters are updated to reflect current demographics and new policies. Each section has also been thoroughly updated to reflect current training requirements, responsibilities, and salaries, as established in the 2016-2017 Occupational Outlook Handbook.

    Breakdown of the Seventh Edition:

    1. The Health Care System in the United States
    • Thoroughly updated to reflect changes to the healthcare system, including the Affordable Care Act
    • Includes a new chapter on Health Information Technology
    2. Jobs & Careers (NEW): This new section focuses on Job Preparation and Fulfillment as well as Career
    Development
    3. Health Care Practitioners and Technicians (NEW): This new section contains over 20 chapters
    covering health careers that involve direct patient contact and care
    4. Healthcare Support Personnel: This section contains four chapters covering health careers that support
    or supplement other health professionals in providing ongoing care for patients
    5. Health Related Professions: This section focuses on health related professionals that usually do not
    have direct contact with human patients but often have an impact on human health

    Updates to the Seventh Edition:
    •Now in FULL COLOR!
    •Interview with 14 Healthcare Professionals (Including a Frequently Asked Quention/Answer Section)
    •Learning Portfolios including: Study Points, Issues for discussion, and Enrichment Activities
    •9 New Careers
    -Podiatrist
    -Orthotics and Prosthetics
    -Exercise Physiologist
    -Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorders Counselor
    -Genetic Counselor
    -Community Health Worker
    -Board Certified Behavior Analyst replaced Educational Therapist
    -Phlebotomist
    -Massage Therapist

    Instructor Resources:
    •Test Bank
    •Slides in PowerPoint Format
    •Chapter Quizzes, Mid Term, and Final Exams
    •Instructor's Manual with the following components:
    -Chapter Overview
    -Lesson Objectives
    -Suggested Lecture Outline
    -Discussion Questions
    -Suggested Learning Activities
    -Homework Assignments

    Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.

    Learn more here: Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Introduction to Health Professions, Seventh Edition

    (Some eBooks and electronic versions do not include access to Navigate 2 Advantage resources. Navigate 2 Advantage Access may be purchased separately.)

    A Career in Nursing: Is it right for me?, 1e

    By Janet R. Katz

    Janet Katz
    Released: 2007-02-26
    Paperback (160 pages)

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    For anyone considering a career in nursing, this book is a must-read resource providing a unique look at the nursing profession. Personal accounts from men and women at all stages and in all specialties of nursing provide practical advice and realistic, often humorous perspectives on what it's really like to be a nurse.
    • Simple, proven, common-sense tips, tactics and survival strategies cover every stage, from deciding to be a nurse, to choosing and being admitted to nursing school, succeeding academically, getting the first job, and thriving in a nursing career.
    • Anecdotes and interviews with practicing nurses highlight the human side of nursing.
    • The direct, conversational, and humorous writing style makes it easy to read.
    • Dispels the myths, misconceptions, and stereotypes of the nursing profession.
    • Includes the most recent data and statistics regarding the nursing shortage, job trends, health care systems, policy development and more.
    • Explores the many aspects of college life.
    • Advice helps you establish and achieve personal goals for success.
    • Appendices direct you to print and online resources for educational information, ways to pay for college, and nursing-related organizations.

    Medical Billing and Coding For Dummies

    By Karen Smiley

    Karen Smiley
    Released: 2015-04-17
    Paperback (360 pages)

    Medical Billing and Coding For Dummies
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    • Medical Billing and Coding For Dummies
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    Your complete guide to a career in medical billing and coding, updated with the latest changes in the ICD-10 and PPS

    This fully updated second edition of Medical Billing & Coding For Dummies provides readers with a complete overview of what to expect and how to succeed in a career in medical billing and coding. With healthcare providers moving more rapidly to electronic record systems, data accuracy and efficient data processing is more important than ever. Medical Billing & Coding For Dummies gives you everything you need to know to get started in medical billing and coding.

    This updated resource includes details on the most current industry changes in ICD-10 (10th revision of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems) and PPS (Prospective Payment Systems), expanded coverage on the differences between EHRs and MHRs, the latest certification requirements and standard industry practices, and updated tips and advice for dealing with government agencies and insurance companies.

    • Prepare for a successful career in medical billing and coding
    • Get the latest updates on changes in the ICD-10 and PPS
    • Understand how the industry is changing and learn how to stay ahead of the curve
    • Learn about flexible employment options in this rapidly growing industry

    Medical Billing & Coding For Dummies, 2nd Edition provides aspiring professionals with detailed information and advice on what to expect in a billing and coding career, ways to find a training program, certification options, and ways to stay competitive in the field.


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