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15 Exciting Careers with an Advanced Nursing Degree

15 Exciting Careers with an Advanced Nursing Degree


Gerontological Nurse Practitioners

Gerontological Nurse Practitioners (GNPs) hold advanced degrees specializing in geriatrics. They are able to diagnose and manage their patients’ often long-term and debilitating conditions and provide regular assessments to patients’ family members. Similar to all geriatrics nurses, GNPs must approach nursing holistically and pay special attention to maintaining a comforting bedside manner for their elderly patients.

Average Annual Salary

Educational Requirements
Nurse Practitioners Master’s Degree with academic concentration in the field of geriatrics.

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Related Organizations
Conference of Gerontological Nurse Practitioners

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