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Fast Facts About Nursing - Associate Bachelor

As we celebrate Nurses Week 2018, here are some fast facts about the exciting field of nursing


Common Job Titles:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Home Care Nurse
  • Nurse/Staff Nurse
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Float Nurse
  • School Nurse

What Does a Nurse Do?


Here are just a few of the tasks a registered nurse might complete during a shift.

  • Perform physical exams
  • Take patient medical history
  • Administer medication, wound care, and other personalized interventions
  • Monitor patients
  • Educate individuals and families
  • Manage medical records
  • Consult with other healthcare providers

Salary Expectation

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurse employment will growby 19% by 2022. Indeed.com says the current salary range for registered nurses is $43,000-$81,000 (source).

Did you know…?

Labouré College is celebrating its 125th year of nursing education! #125YearsofCare



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