What type of nurse works in the newborn nursery?

Answer In the US, pediatric Nurses, RNs or LPNs, with additional experience or certifications in care of infants and children, most often staff the nurseries of community hospitals and smaller acute care ... Read More »

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What type of nurse works in the well-baby nursery?

Labor and delivery (L&D) nurses staff the well-baby nursery in hospitals. These nurses have an RN license with additional certification for infant resuscitation. An L&D nurse may also have addition... Read More »

What do you call a nurse that works in the nursery?

Nurses who work in a hospital nursery caring for newborn infants are known as neonatal nurses. Neonatal nurses care for both healthy and ill infants, as well as seriously ill or premature babies wh... Read More »

What type of nurse works in the well baby nursey?

Nurses who work in the well baby nursery of hospitals are either licensed practical nurses or registered nurses. Well baby nurses specialize in the care of newborn babies as well as their mothers.... Read More »

What is the difference between a nursery nurse and a nursery assistant?

A Nursery Nurse has a formal qualification - NNEB - which requires at least two years college training and she can run her own nursery, be left in charge of pre-school age children and can supervis... Read More »