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Advanced Practice Nurses

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You can explore your interest in the nursing field in a number of ways. You can take a first-aid class to help you learn the basics of treating sick or injured people. You can read books on careers in nursing, talk with your health teachers or school nurse about the career, or visit nursing association Web sites to learn more. You might also consider visiting or volunteering at a hospital or clinic to observe the work of nurses and to talk with hospital personnel. Camp counseling jobs sometimes offer related experiences. Some schools offer participation in Future Nurses programs. Additionally, visit http://www.discovernursing.com for information on nursing education, scholarships, and career paths.

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