This Article is About
home business idea
home business ideas
insulin injections
chronic illnesses
starting a home business
work at home business
Work At Home Business Idea For Registered Nurses
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Being a Registered Nurse is a career that can take a lot of your time and energy. When you have a family (especially young children) or become disabled for various reason, a career in nursing can become hard to deal with. Some nurses just get burnt out dealing with all the politics of their place of employment. Other nurses get to the point where they just cannot take anymore direct patient care. When any of these happen, those nurses tend to start looking for a change in career or other options in nursing. One option would be to stay in nursing but to think about starting a home business in which you can continue to use your nursing degree. Here are a few work at home business ideas for registered nurses.

Health Writer

Many blogs, websites and other publications are often looking for health writers to give accurate information about various health issues. RN's can become freelance writers and contract with various companies to write this health information. It is also possible to find jobs in which you write courses for online nursing schools.

Private Duty Nurse

Another popular home business idea for registered nurses is private duty nursing. You would not necessarily be working at your own home but would be able to be more flexible with your hours if you contracted yourself out and were not actually employed by an agency. In private duty nursing, you may be taking care of an elderly person in their home by helping them to keep to an appropriate medication schedule or with things such as insulin injections, dressing changes, etc. Another area would be as a maternity private duty nurse helping a high risk antepartum mom or even a brand new mom with her baby and own health. Many private duty nurses also work for pediatric patients who have had serious injuries or chronic illnesses.

Daycare for Sick Children

Many parents face a dilemma when their child gets ill, especially when that illness lasts more than a couple of days. They need to go back to work and their daycare or school won't allow them back either due to contagiousness or the seriousness of the illness with staff that are unable to care for the sick child. RN's can start a business either in their own home or go to the home of the sick child and care for them while their parents work.

Medical Transcriptionist

As a nurse you have the medical terminology knowledge needed to become a medical transcriptionist. You may want to take some classes in order to get the best jobs and learn how to do this as fast and efficient as possible. However, this is a job you can do from home either as an employee of a transcription company or as a contractor working for yourself. This work at home business idea for registered nurses is an area that truly gets you away from direct patient care if that is what you are hoping to avoid. The main idea behind medical transcription is to type out reports that doctors dictate.

In closing, these are just a few ideas but there are many more work at home business ideas for registered nurses. The main thing you need to do is to decide where your strengths lie, what type of business you want to do and what will work well with you lifestyle and family.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
Do you want to start a home based business?
Is it your dream to be your own boss? If this sounds like you, you are in a group of many thousands of other people. The advantages of having a home based business are many. If you are lucky enough to ever have this chance you should take it and…
By: lloyd in  Home Based Business   Jun 09, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

At Home Business Ideas for Women
Are you a stay at home Mom looking for online business ideas? There are many Moms out there already making cash from the comfort of their home, and I'm pretty sure you want to find out what they're doing. The truth is that making money online is very easy, and…
By: Patricky in  Business  >  Small Business   Nov 22, 2011  
0
  Likes: 2

Online Home Business Ideas
There is a vast amount of information listed under online home business ideas. Everyone and her sister has an online home business idea. So, where do we start finding the idea that is best suited for us? Start with what you are already good at. Can you sew, paint, write,…
By: Ken Van Nortwick in  Business   Dec 12, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Recession Proof Home Business Ideas
Searching for recession proof home business ideas or a home based residual income? This article reviews some tried and tested recession proof home based business ideas to inspire you to take the plunge. I spent considerable time researching small businesses before opting to run a debt consulting practice and I…
By: PaulT in  Business  >  Small Business   Feb 19, 2012  
5
  Likes: 5

Home Business Ideas For Women
How would you like to learn about home business ideas for women? I am here to try and point you into the right direction or at least bring up a few ideas for you to ponder on. There are several ways a woman can make extra money at a home…
4
  Likes: 1

At Home Business Ideas: Saving You Time, Money and Sanity
Last year, you and your spouse sat down and discussed the family finances. You simply were not going to make it without adding a second income. Your spouse chose to get a second job, leaving you at home with the young children. That experiment did not last long. Then you…
By: Michael Bristol in  Internet and Businesses Online   Jan 20, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

The Top Five Home Business Ideas and Opportunities On The Internet
There is nothing worse than waking up on a Monday morning, and having to face the long commute to the office. Many of us have a dream of ditching the nine to five, and start working from home. the good news is that with the ever growing power of the…
By: uju okoye in  Home Based Business   Apr 06, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Online Home Business Ideas
There is a vast amount of information listed under online home business ideas. Everyone and her sister has an online home business idea. So, where do we start finding the idea that is best suited for us? Start with what you are already good at. Can you sew, paint, write,…
By: Ken Van Nortwick in  Business   Dec 12, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

At Home Business Ideas for Women
Are you a stay at home Mom looking for online business ideas? There are many Moms out there already making cash from the comfort of their home, and I'm pretty sure you want to find out what they're doing. The truth is that making money online is very easy, and…
By: Patricky in  Business  >  Small Business   Nov 22, 2011  
0
  Likes: 2

The best home business ideas for moms.
What are the best home business ideas for moms. In this day an age many people are working from home. An many mom's are working from home making incomes of up to 6 figures.
By: Andrew1 in  Internet and Businesses Online  >  Affiliate Revenue   Jan 24, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Internet Marketing For Online Businesses - Home Business Ideas
The secret to successful internet marketing for online businesses as you examine home business ideas. It's really quite simple, actually. Do it cheaply. As you read every word of this article, you will begin to feel that internet marketing for online businesses is backward in some ways to how it…
By: Octavien in  Internet and Businesses Online   Jun 01, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Knee Replacement Frisco Tx: Get Help For Knee Pain Regardless Of Your Age
Like hip replacement, knee replacement in Frisco TX is often associated with people in their 70s and 80s who’ve worn out their joints through decades of repetitive use. In reality, people in their 60s, 50s and 40s, who in the past would have received more conservative treatments like steroid injections…
By: Paul Parker in  Business  >  Entrepreneurialism   May 13, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Lawn Mowing Services Frisco Tx: You Need Professional Help For Your Lawn
Spring rains are coming and that means your lawn will start growing again – and growing and growing. A growing lawn means you’ll need lawn mowing services in Frisco TX. You work hard during the week and you don’t want to have to mow your lawn every weekend, so getting…
By: Lixan Wayne O' Donnell in  Business  >  Entrepreneurialism   May 11, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Ipad Repair In Coppell Tx: Take Care Of Your Ipad To Prevent Damageif You Have An Ipad, Chances Are You Take Pretty Good Care Of it Ipads Aren’t Che
If you have an iPad, chances are you take pretty good care of it. iPads aren’t cheap and because they’re small and portable, they can be fairly easy to damage. So unless something’s happened to yours, you’ve probably never thought about iPad repair in Coppell TX. At CPR Cell Phone…
By: Michael E. White in  Business  >  Entrepreneurialism   Mar 10, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

How to Be Successful In Your Import Business
What are the steps to successful importing? 8 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD START YOUR OWN IMPORT EXPORT BUSINESS 1) Huge Financial freedom with no glass ceiling. If you are an employee or working in a business that has its limitations such as a wage that is per hour so you…
By: Jolio Fadan in  Business  >  Entrepreneurialism   Feb 03, 2015  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 3914    Report this Article