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Service Contract Act Directory of Occupations

12313 Registered Nurse II, Specialist

Plans and provides highly specialized patient care in a difficult specialty area, such as intensive care or critical care. In comparison with Registered Nurse II, pay typically reflects advanced specialized training, experience and certification. May assist higher level nurses in developing, evaluating, and revising nursing plans. May provide advice to lower level nursing staff in area of specialty.