Nursing careers

Management Team

The rapidly expanding field of disease management abounds with opportunities for culturally diverse nurses who can educate and empower patients with chronic illnesses to take charge of their own health.

Careers in Nephrology Nursing

The growing epidemic of kidney disease in minority communities is creating an urgent need for culturally competent nurses of color with training and skills in this specialty.

Send Your Career to Camp

Are you looking for a summer job that feels more like a working vacation? Become a camp nurse and have the great outdoors for your workplace!

An Army (and Navy and Air Force) of Opportunities

In both wartime and peacetime, nursing careers in the military offer exceptional opportunities to see the world, serve your country and advance to leadership positions

A Policy of Caring

Whether you’re looking for a career change or just a different way to provide culturally sensitive care, insurance industry nursing can offer many rewarding opportunities

A World of Opportunities

Working in foreign countries is a great way for minority nurses to learn new skills, experience other cultures and make a real difference in improving global health.

PeriOpportunities

A severe shortage of perioperative nursing staff plus the need for culturally sensitive surgical care add up to tremendous opportunities for minority nurses--and the OR is just the beginning

Opportunities in Forensic Nursing

Opportunities in Forensic Nursing

Even though it’s still hard to find a full-time career in this emerging specialty, the outlook for future jobs is promising and the need for more minority forensic nurses is growing

Open to Interpretation

Open to Interpretation

From telephone language lines to video interpreting systems, a variety of options are available to help health care facilities eliminate language barriers and provide better care to patients with limited English proficiency

Kids Come in All Colors

Kids Come in All Colors

With the population of Americans under the age of 18 becoming more and more culturally diverse, minority pediatric nurses and nurse practitioners are in increasingly high demand.

A Magnet Moment: The Pursuit of Excellence in VA Nursing

A Magnet Moment: The Pursuit of Excellence in VA Nursing

How one Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital developed a successful model program to help it meet one of the key criteria for earning the prestigious Magnet hospital designation.

Nursing Ambassador to the World

Nursing Ambassador to the World

From her native North Carolina to Africa, Southeast Asia, the Middle East and more, nursing pioneer Mary Mills blazed a truly international trail as a public health leader

A Win-Win Partnership, VA Style

A Win-Win Partnership, VA Style

The Department of Veterans Affairs, one of the nation’s largest employers of minority nurses, is teaming up with nursing schools for a unique educational collaboration: the VA Nursing Academy

Healing Troubled Minds

Healing Troubled Minds

Are you looking for an opportunity to help change the lives of some of the most vulnerable patients in the entire health care system? Consider psychiatric-mental health nursing—a specialty with an urgent need for more minority nurses.

E-Learning from Experience

E-Learning from Experience

A nurse educator who recently completed an online PhD program shares her firsthand advice on how to succeed in the brave new world of distance learning

Men in Nursing School

Men in Nursing School

Six gender minority nursing students and one recent graduate share their strategies for success in a female-dominated academic environment

Nurse Anesthesia: A Specialty with Endless Opportunities

Nurse Anesthesia: A Specialty with Endless Opportunities

Because of the autonomy, one-on-one patient care, and critical-thinking skills required, becoming a CRNA can lead to many exciting career paths

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