Geriatric Nurse

A Geriatric Nurse is primarily responsible for assisting elderly patients.  They help elderly patients with injuries such as falls, bumps, and bruises, as well as patients with Alzheimer’s and cancer.   A major focus for a Geriatric Nurse is preventative care since these patients are more prone to spills and injury.  A Geriatric Nurse will help administer medicine, draw up medical care plans, as well as educate the family on proper procedures.

Education Requirements: ASN, BSN, or RN Diploma

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