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10 Hottest Nursing Specialties

10 Hottest Nursing Specialties

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Flight Nurse

Flight Nurses provide care to patients while they are in long distance transport from the emergency site or from one hospital to another. These nurse must be able to think quickly and accurately in a position that can be extremely physically demanding.

Read our in-depth article about Flight Nurses


Median Annual Salary
$57,891

Educational Requirements
RN license and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Many flight nurses also attain a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification (PALS).

Search our job listings for flight nurse positions.

Related Organizations

Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association

Association of Air Medical Services

Flight Nurses Australia


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    jollyegirl

    about 3 years ago

    12 comments

    FYI: You don't have to have a bsn to be part of an internship. There are many hospitals that offer them to adn graduates too! Thanks for this. it was interesting! :)

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    Account Removed

    over 5 years ago

    Holistic nursing is the fastest growing area I've seen in years. Great article!

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    COLT

    almost 6 years ago

    4 comments

    Another great resource is the Aerospace Medical Association (www.asma.org) and the "Flight Nurse Society" ... a constituent organization of the parent AsMA ... initially founded as a USAF Flight Nurse section ... it now reflects an international membership of civilian and military flight nurses.

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