Registered nurses (RNs) supervise a patient's nursing needs and work closely with physicians to ensure contiuum of care.
Educational Requirements: Associate’s/Bachelor’s Degree or diploma in Nursing
Successful passage of the NCLEX
Typical Duties: The Registered Nurse assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care, utilizing the nursing process in accordance with hospital standards and unit policies/procedures for the purpose of monitoring and evaluating patient functional status.
Learn More About a Career in Nursing
Access the OKlahoma Board of Nursing
website for nursing programs and licensure information or visit Oklahoma Health Care Workforce Center
to learn more about nursing as a profession.