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Nursing in Canada

Nursing, a part of the healthcare field, focuses on protection of health, prevention and treatment of illness and advocacy in the care of individuals and society. Students pursuing nursing as a discipline gain knowledge in human anatomy and physiology, and complementary subjects. Generally, a nursing course includes subjects like nursing theory, nursing practice, nurse as a professional person, professional issues, path physiology, human anatomy and physiology, psychology and general education.

Advantages of pursuing Nursing in Canada

There are a host of advantages of pursuing nursing in Canada. Some of the benefits include: -

  1. Globally recognized degree
  2. In-depth knowledge of the human anatomy and physiology
  3. Theoretical as well as practical education is imparted in students
  4. Job flexibility is high
  5. With comprehensive knowledge gained at the Canadian institution, students will be able to work anywhere in the world.
  6. B. Sc. in Canada is one of the most popular and renowned courses across the world
  7. Students also undergo an industrial internship which helps them understand the industry in a much broader way
  8. Obtaining admission and a student visa is comparatively simple

Career in Nursing

A nursing career is not only noble, it is personally and financially rewarding too. The field not only offers job security and but more career options than any other healthcare occupation. Also, nursing is a field which is always in demand. A nursing job is not just restricted to the hospitals but is required outside as well.

Primary Nursing positions include:-

  • Case Manager
  • Staff Nurse
  • Director/CEO
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Certified Nurse Midwife
  • Manager/Administrator
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Nurse Anesthetist
  • Nurse Educator
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist

Alternate career options include: -

  • Entrepreneur/Consultant
  • Certified Nurse Midwife
  • Forensic Nurse
  • Holistic Nurse
  • Military Nursing
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Medical Editor/Writer
  • Parish Nurse
  • Pharm/Med Sales
  • Supplemental Nurse
  • Travel Nurse
  • Research Nurse


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