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Most of the time, registered nurses (RN) work for hospitals or medical clinics. They may also work for other organizations, such as outpatient facilities, rehabilitation centers, or senior centers. Their main job is to promote wellness and health. To become RNs, they must have an associate degree ...
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Registered Nurse (RN) - HCA, Inc. , hourly rate: $22.34 - $36.90
Registered Nurse (RN) - Mercy Hospital , hourly rate: $19.76 - $33.78
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Psychiatric nurses (RN) provide specialized care to individuals with mental disorders. They may be home care nurses or work in mental health facilities or psychiatric hospitals, working with individuals, groups, and loved ones. Some psychiatric nurses specialize in a specific area of expertise based ...
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Psychiatric Nurse (RN) - HCA, Inc. , hourly rate: $29.18
Psychiatric Nurse (RN) - United Health Services , hourly rate: $27.71
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A registered psychiatric nurse (RPN) works in the mental health care field. RPN licensing and certification is awarded and recognized in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand; in the United States, the RPN is not a recognized certification, but individuals with an RPN interested in psychiatric nursing in ...
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Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) - Universal Health Services, Inc. , hourly rate: $27.00
Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) - Mercy Hospital , hourly rate: $26.50
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A public health nurse holds a specialty position in nursing that is involved less in the day-to-day care of patients and more in education of individuals, families, groups, and communities regarding health and risk factors. The public health nurse typically works for a larger health care provider, or ...
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Public Health Nurse - Jefferson County Department of Health , salaries: $51,711
Public Health Nurse - Marion County Health Department , salaries: $48,980
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Hospitals, clinics, and other health care facilities typically hire personnel under the title "mental health worker" to assist doctors and nurses with the daily mental health duties. The mental health worker assists in patient monitoring, physical assistance, and performing other general tasks for doctors ...
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Mental Health Worker - Sheppard Pratt , hourly rate: $13.00
Mental Health Worker - Brattleboro Retreat , hourly rate: $13.41
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Mental health clinicians help treat and diagnose individuals who have (or may have) any psychological issues. They work with patients directly using many different techniques, including evaluating patients, conducting therapy sessions (either individual or group), advocating for their patient, and attending ...
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Mental Health Clinician - San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health Center, Inc. , salaries: $52,000
Mental Health Clinician - EMQ Families First , salaries: $50,353
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Mental health counselors are healthcare workers who treat, and may even diagnose, mental health problems and illnesses. These counselors are typically state-certified, and requirements for the position often include master's-level education in counseling or human psychology; however, they are not always ...
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Mental Health Counselor - National Counseling Group , salaries: $34,232
Mental Health Counselor - Youth Villages Inc. , salaries: $32,362
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A mental health specialist assists clients with understanding and living with mental illness and its effects on those around them, especially families. While many aspects of the job have a great deal in common with the work of psychologists or psychiatrists in private practice, the mental health specialist ...
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Mental Health Specialist - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center , hourly rate: $19.09
Mental Health Specialist - Baker Victory Services , hourly rate: $12.59
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Advanced practice registered nurses, or APRNs (or NPs for short), are highly trained nurses that have been certified to see patients and administer medical procedures without a doctor's supervision. One specialty that uses these nurses is women's health; the APRNs who work in this field are often called ...
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Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Planned Parenthood , salaries: $60,402 - $104,376
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Centracare , salaries: $100,498
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