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The Resource A career in nursing : is it right for me?, Janet R. Katz

A career in nursing : is it right for me?, Janet R. Katz

Label
A career in nursing : is it right for me?
Title
A career in nursing
Title remainder
is it right for me?
Statement of responsibility
Janet R. Katz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: 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
Cataloging source
NLM
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1953-
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Katz, Janet R.
Dewey number
610.7306/9
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Nursing
  • Nurses
  • Nursing
  • Nurses
  • Vocational Guidance
  • Nurses
  • Nursing
Label
A career in nursing : is it right for me?, Janet R. Katz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-122)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The insider's scoop on job opportunities
  • Working for a living
  • Survival in the workplace
  • You don't have to like blood to be a nurse
  • Tell someone who cares
  • Making a career decision is enough to make anyone sick
  • How to get where you want to go
  • The five rights : choosing the right school
  • Invasive procedures : getting into school
  • Going to school
  • Need a brain transplant? Try graduate school
Control code
ocm86077856
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 144 pages
Isbn
9780323046336
Lccn
2006940678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)86077856
Label
A career in nursing : is it right for me?, Janet R. Katz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-122)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The insider's scoop on job opportunities
  • Working for a living
  • Survival in the workplace
  • You don't have to like blood to be a nurse
  • Tell someone who cares
  • Making a career decision is enough to make anyone sick
  • How to get where you want to go
  • The five rights : choosing the right school
  • Invasive procedures : getting into school
  • Going to school
  • Need a brain transplant? Try graduate school
Control code
ocm86077856
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 144 pages
Isbn
9780323046336
Lccn
2006940678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)86077856

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