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Is there a Nursing Job that does not involve needles and blood?

I am thinking of getting into nursing but I feel very queasy when I see needles and blood. Is there any nursing job that I can get into that doesn't require me to do those things?

Asked By: Abigail's - 3/8/2011
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You will need to do both while in nursing school and probably in your first few years out. Once you have experience, you can look for a less traditional nursing role, or one specialized with out needles/blood.
Answered By: Diane A - 3/8/2011
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Although you can't avoid that all together because people in medical fields work with illness and injury, I've always though medical imagining careers could be pretty cool, like, radiology, CT techs, MRI techs, ultra sound techs...etc.
Answered By: Johnny on the Spot - 3/8/2011
 
I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for but you could always try home health care. My mom worked in home health care for a long time and she never had to work with needles or blood. Of course, I'm sure it depends on the patient and their personal needs but it would be worth looking into.
Answered By: Chris - 3/8/2011
 
yeah, giving old people there medicines.
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Answered By: girl likes squishing balloons - 3/8/2011
 
You would most likely need to deal with needles, blood and even perhaps vomit and feces during your clinicals and in order to get experience in the field... More
Answered By: jannsody - 3/8/2011
 
if you want to be a nurse you have to do deal with blood and needles.at first it will look difficult then you will use to it then it will be not a problem.
Answered By: saman tariq - 3/8/2011
 
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