6 Advantages of Becoming a Nurse Practitioner Infographic
If you are already a Registered Nurse, you are one of an elite corps of medical providers serving on the frontlines of patient care. However, you may be yearning to expand your career horizons. If you are looking for the chance for more autonomy by being able to set up your own clinic, or become more involved in holistic patient-centered care, becoming a Nurse Practitioner may be the career path for you.
With your Master’s of Science in Nursing, you can get you license as a Nurse Practitioner and practice independently in Washington, D.C., and more than 10 states. This allows you more freedom to customize the care you provide your patients. It can also give you the freedom to specialize in areas such as pediatrics, women’s health, or acute care.
As illustrated in the 6 Advantages of Becoming a Nurse Practitioner by Ohio University’s Online Master’s of Science in Nursing Program, there are many advantages to continuing your education in nursing. Completing an MSN will also give you the chance to make a greater impact on communities that need advanced medical care. How will you expand your career horizons in nursing?