Recent Examples of registered nurse from the Web
There are roughly 45,500 registered nurses in Kentucky, who make an average annual wage of $59,810, according to BLS figures from May 2016 (which some note may not completely accurately encapsulate the number currently working in the state).
Those five occupations—personal care aides, home health aides, registered nurses, medical assistants, and nursing assistants—account for almost one-fifth of the net new jobs to be created by 2026.
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REGISTERED NURSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of registered nurse for English Language Learners
: a nurse who has more training and experience than a licensed practical nurse and who has passed a special exam
medical Definition of registered nurse
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