Geriatric Nursing

Geriatric nurses, also called gerontological nurses, care for older adult patients. They may work in a hospital setting or in a long-term care facility. They are skilled in the special care of patients who need rehabilitation and help elderly patients maintain their mental and physical health.

Median Annual Salary and Available Geriatric Nursing Jobs

  • Geriatric nurses make an annual median salary of $54,705.
  • You can find all available geriatric nursing jobs in your area here.

Educational Requirements

  • To become a geriatric nurse, you need to meet the following requirements: RN, GNP.
  • Find the right nursing degree to become a geriatric nurse.
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