Various Fields of Nursing

In the nursing profession, there are different fields where one can engage in. This field is broad in scope, and varies in areas of practice and exposure. Classification of the various fields the field includes:

• Community Health Nursing

• Private Duty Nurse

• Clinic Nurse

• Military Nurse

• Institutional Nursing.

Community health nursing is also known as public health nursing as these two concepts have been interchangeably used. This area though is broader in scope, and is also similar to community health which deals with the public sector where the health care provider works in health centres, public schools, and does home visits with families within the community.

Working as a community health nurse is a unique experience such that nurses gain a wider perspective with public health and the common conditions affecting the people within the community. Furthermore, there is active involvement in the implementation of public … Read More