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Nurses work in a variety of environments depending on their employer and their specialty. They may work in hospitals or long-term care facilities such as rehabilitation centers and nursing homes. They may work in private homes, hospice centers, schools, corporate offices, charitable organizations, community centers, or nursing schools. There are numerous types of nursing jobs, including registered nurses, licensed practical and vocational nurses, nurse anesthetists, nurse midwives, and nurse practitioners. Nursing specialties include acute care nurses, advanced practice psychiatric nurses, clinical nurse specialists, and critical care nurses. There are also nurse assistants and orderlies.  

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