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I'm an RN with a Diploma and a BA in something else, need to stop working as a staff RN?

I have fibromyalgia and chronic pain and fatigue. I'm 55 and find work exhausting to the point of missing a great deal of time due to illness. I'm currently on disability for vertigo and am afraid of what's going to happen to me once that clears up. I need some good ideas as to where to look for other kinds of nursing jobs, that don't require heavy lifting and being on my feet constantly. Any ideas? Thanks for reasonable answers.

Asked By: heogog - 1/19/2009
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Have you thought about applying for permanent disability through Social Security? I'm pretty sure fibromyalgia is on the list of approved diagnoses for disability. You can check the social security website at www.ssa.gov to find out... More
Answered By: jennib_69 - 1/19/2009
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private duty nursing... More
Answered By: justmeinthisworld - 1/19/2009
 
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