You may already know that an attractive part of the nursing profession is that there are a variety of specialties to choose from. Working as a Nurse Practitioner in women’s health could be a very rewarding career path for some. The number of nurse practitioners in the U.S. just hit a record high and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, overall employment of nurse practitioners is expected to grow 36 percent by 2026.
Because women make up more than half of the U.S. population, nurse practitioners play a crucial role in women’s health. Check out the infographic below courtesy of Regis College that talks more about a nurse practitioner’s role in women’s healthcare.