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Nursing Quality Improvement


Few people are better qualified to oversee and maintain the degree of excellence in nursing care than an experienced registered nurse. The men and women in this field focus on improve the quality of hospitals, long-term care facilities, and other medical care facilities.

Things You'll Do:

  • Introduce new, life-saving strategies to patient care facilities
  • Recommending new technology
  • Catalogue healthcare information

Your job characteristics:

  • Behind-the-scenes
  • Managerial
  • Research-oriented

How You'll Get There
  • Get Your
    Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Pass Your
    National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN)
  • You can start working as a Registered Nurse.
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  • Take continuing education courses in healthcare technology and quality improvement.
  • Become a
    Nursing Quality Improvement

More About this Specialty
  • Where You
    Can Work

    • Hospitals
    • Private practices

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  • What Else You
    Can Expect

    • On-the-job travel
    • You’ll work with different organizations to insure that the latest equipment and technology is available to your medical facility patients and staff.

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