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Pediatric Nurse Practitioner: 8 Reasons to Consider this Career

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If you want many of the same benefits and responsibilities of doctors without losing the things you love the most about nursing, then you’ll definitely want to consider becoming a pediatric nurse practitioner. These pediatric pros are unlike registered nurses because they have an advanced degree — typically a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) — and are able to prescribe medication, diagnose illness, and mentor patients and their parents. Because of this, NPs are stepping up as primary care providers in many corners of the globe, providing a solution to the primary care shortage and bringing quality care at a fraction of the cost.

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Products of Interest

Physical Assessment of the Newborn, Sixth Edition

Physical Assessment of the Newborn, Sixth Edition

Hale's Medications & Mothers' Milk 2019

Hale’s Medications & Mothers’ Milk 2019

 

Guided Participation in Pediatric Nursing Practice

Guided Participation in Pediatric Nursing Practice

The APRN’s Complete Guide to Prescribing Pediatric Drug Therapy 2018

The APRN’s Complete Guide to Prescribing Pediatric Drug Therapy 2018

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