Reach your career goals with the right nursing certification or degree program. Explore different steps you can take to further your education.
Entry-Level Nursing Careers
There are many degree paths available to students who wish to secure an entry-level nursing position. These include nursing assistant training programs, associate degree in nursing, and bachelor of science in nursing degrees. The following links can help you explore the next steps in your nursing career.
Advanced Practice Nursing
Becoming an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) requires at least a master of science in nursing degree. The links below detail what it takes to become an advanced practice registered nurse.
Specialized Nursing Careers
Nurses can also specialize in a specific nursing field, such as informatics, where they implement information technology to conduct research and review data. The links provided detail the different specialized nursing careers.
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The average salary for RN coders is higher than the national average for all jobs. Explore the highest- and lowest-paying states for the profession, along with ways to increase your pay.
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Review the job outlook for medical billers and coders as well as the impact COVID-19 has had on the growth of the profession.
How to Become a Medical Biller or Coder
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Medical Billing and Coding Specialist 2021 Salary Guide
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Interested in a career in health science? Discover the most in-demand health science jobs, along with salary figures and education requirements.
RN Coder Career Overview
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RN coders/clinical documentation specialists are RNs who work with medical data. Learn more about nurse coding jobs, including RN coder salary expectations.
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