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RN NORTH CAROLINA Advance your career at our progressive 800-bed health system. Attractive recruitment/retention bonuses and relocation assistance for qualified applicants. Positions available in a variety of specialties. NEW GRADS WELCOME. Critical Care, OR, ER and Pediatric Schools are being offered. Call for school dates and application deadlines. Neonatal ICU and L&D Internships available. Send resume or contact: Personnel Dept. Cape Fear Valley Health System, P.O. Box 2000, Fayetteville, N.C. 28302-2000. Telephone: (910) 609-6646, (800) 624-3616, Fax: (910) 609-7907. Web site: E-Mail:



RN/LPN Full Time RN/LPN positions available at our Wickenburg facility just 60 miles NW of Phoenix, AZ. Remuda Ranch Center for Anorexia and Bulimia, Inc. individualizes treatment for eating disordered females and adolescent girls meeting medical, nutritional and psychological needs blended within a non-denominational, Biblically based, Christ-centered foundation. Qualifications: the ability to fully integrate non-denominational, Biblically based Christ-centered truths to Remuda Ranch patients: current AZ LPN/RN licensed; exp with mental health & substance abuse helpful. Great Benefits, including shift differentials and sign-on bonuses of $2,000-$3,000. Salary: $11.06-$19.23/hr depending on experience. We invite you to send your resume to: Remuda Ranch, 1 East Apache Street, Suite A, Wickenburg, AZ 85390 Job Line (520) 684-4530, Fax (520) 684-4247 EOE.


ALASKA NATIVE TRIBAL HEALTH CONSORTIUM Seeking, Culturally Sensitive, Highly Motivated nurses for a Diverse & Exciting Experience. Positions available in Anchorage and Rural Alaska. L&D, Peds, Med/Surg, ER, CC and OR. Call 800-528-6680. Visit: or





The best salaries, best benefits, best housing none! Spend your winter in warm, sunny San Diego and if you sign up for our unique Travel Program before January 1st you'll earn an attractive bonus. Call our Nurse Recruiter today for more information about this exceptional opportunity. 1-800-621-1440. HealthStaffers, Inc. EOE m/f/h/v


ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NURSING. The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College seek an Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing. This is a full-time tenure track position offered for Spring 2001. Responsibilities include but are not limited to classroom teaching in the Master of Science in Public Health Nursing (MSPHN) program and supervision of practicum experiences. Requirements: Doctorate degree in Public Health, Nursing or related field, Master's degree in Community Health/Public Health Nursing, or a Master's degree in Public Health. For more information visit our web site:



O.R. ASSIGNMENTS FOR O.R. NURSES! O.R. Travel Nursing is a unique challenge. The demands require personalized placement considerations. Explore your options with the travel nurse company that has specialized in O.R. placements since 1984. SHC has the widest variety of O.R. assignments in the travel nurse industry. Enjoy FREE Health Insurance with FREE Dependant Coverage, FREE Dental, Eyeglass & Prescription Plan, FREE Life Insurance, Travel & Licensure Reimbursement, IMMEDIATE Retirement Vesting, & FREE Private Housing. For a candid discussion on the numerous opportunities available to you in O.R. travel nursing, call Karen at Supplemental Health Care 1-800-543-9399.


WHERE DO YOU WANT TO SPEND THE WINTER OF 2000/2001? Bask in the sun of Hawaiian beaches or challenge the ski slopes of Vermont, Colorado, and Utah. Venture to the bottom of the Grand Canyon or relax and watch the sun set over the New Mexico Desert. Since 1984, Supplement Health Care has been synonymous with adventure. SHC continues to offer the widest variety of Travel Nursing assignments in the industry. SHC has immediate travel opportunities for R.N.'s in all 50 states, along with international assignments in Ireland, London, and the United Arab Emirates. Enjoy FREE Health Insurance with FREE dependent coverage, FREE Dental, Eyeglass & Prescription Plan, FREE Life Insurance, Travel & Licensure Reimbursement, IMMEDIATE Retirement Vesting, FREE Private Housing. All benefits begin with your first assignment. Travel with the World Leader. PHONE APPLICATIONS ARE WELCOME! For a straight answer as to what's available in your specialty, Call Supplement Health Care at 1-800-543-9399.


PSYCHIATRIC NURSE TRAVEL OPPORTUNITIES throughout the United States. Enjoy a lucrative salary and free private housing. Receive the most comprehensive health benefits in the industry. Receive FREE Health Insurance with FREE Dependant Coverage, FREE Dental, Eyeglass & Prescription Plan, FREE Life Insurance, FULL Travel & Licensure Reimbursement, IMMEDIATE Retirement Vesting, & FREE Private Housing, ALL ON YOUR FIRST ASSIGNMENT! For a straight answer as to what's available in Psychiatric Travel Nursing, call the company that has specialized in Psychiatric Nursing since 1984. 3, 6 & 12 month assignments are available. Call Supplement Health Care at 1-800-543-9399.


UNIVERSITY OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS, ANTICIPATED FACULTY VACANCY FOR FALL, 2001, ST. THOMAS CAMPUS The University of the Virgin Islands is a small historically Black publicly supported land-grant institution. Appointees must be able to work productively with students and colleagues of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. UVI is seeking faculty with interests, experience, and expertise in curriculum innovation, interdisciplinary studies, and distance education as well as teaching and scholarly excellence in their specialties. The Nursing Division is seeking candidates who will teach a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester, in the following area: Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing: PhD. in Nursing, a minimum of a Master's degree in nursing with specialization in Maternal Child Nursing considered. Should be able to teach courses in Maternal-Infant Nursing, Fundamentals of Nursing, Physical Assessment and Nursing Leadership. Send a letter of application, resume, transcripts, and names and telephone numbers of three references to Chancellor Roy Watlington, University of the Virgin Islands, #2 John Brewers Bay, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, V.I. 00802-9990 or e-mail with copy to Applications will be accepted until position is filled. For more information, please call the Division Chair, Dr. Gloria Callwood, at (340) 693-1291. UVI IS AN AA/EEO EMPLOYER AND EDUCATOR



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Do you find meaning working with the elderly? Do you see nursing as an expression of ministry? Consider attending the seventh annual Gerontological Pastoral Care Institute. A Two Year Certificate Program + Practicum. Tuition $2,200; Scholarships Available. July 16-17, 2001, St. Paul, Minnesota. Contact: The Center for Aging, Religion, and Spirituality (CARS) at Luther Seminary, 2481 Como Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108. E-mail: Website:


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EARN $60-$150/hr. Would you like to profit from your nursing experience? If you have 3 or more years of nursing experience, our FREE catalog will show you how to become a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant. Please do not respond if you are only interested in earning $16/hr as a nurse paralegal/legal assistant. If you qualify as described above and you want to earn $60-$150/hr as a professional consultant, review our FREE catalog before you deposit your next paycheck! For details about the program taught by Vickie L. Milazzo, RN, MSN, JD, the pioneer of legal nurse consulting, and our RISK-FREE GUARANTEE contact: Medical-Legal Consulting Institute, Inc., PMB 632, 2476 Bolsover St., Houston, TX 77005-2518, (800) 880-0944, Fax (713) 942-8075, Website:, Email:, P.S. Be sure to ask for our FREE SPECIAL REPORT on the difference between nurse paralegal programs and true legal nurse consulting education.



Department Head; Nursing and Dental Hygiene; Ferris State University


The Department of Nursing and Dental Hygiene invites applications and nominations for the position of Department Head. Ferris State University is a comprehensive, state-supported institution of approximately 10,000 students, located in western Michigan. The Department of Nursing and Dental Hygiene is a dynamic and energetic academic unit in the College of Allied Health Sciences. The department offers an upper division, NLN-accredited, non-traditional BSN program for RN's, both on-campus and at seven off-campus sites. The AAS in Nursing and the AAS in Dental Hygiene programs are offered on-campus as traditional programs. The department is known for its innovative, non-traditional approach for adult learners and its commitment to educate excellent practitioners. The department is seeking a visionary leader with well-documented interdisciplinary leadership and collaborative skills. The Department Head is the chief administrative officer with responsibilities for instructional programs, budgetary management, professional development, faculty/staff evaluation, and the provision of leadership in teaching and service commitments. Candidates should present evidence of successful administrative performance, commitment to instructional technology and distance education, and the ability to operate effectively in a collegial environment. Required: Both a MSN and an earned doctorate in Nursing or a related field, current RN license and eligible for Michigan license. Preferred: Five years of demonstrated work experience in higher education to include teaching and at least three years of administrative responsibilities. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. A completed application packet will include curriculum vitae; name, address, phone number, and email address of at least three references; and a cover letter addressing the above specifications. The search committee will begin reviewing applications by February 1, 2001, and continue until the position is filled. Applications and/or nominations should be addressed to: JOB CODE AJN-9820, Dr. Mary Cairy, Ferris State University, 420 Oak Street, PRK 150, Big Rapids, MI 49307-2020. For more information about FSU and a complete position posting, visit our web site at: an EEO/AA employer




UAHC Northeast Camping is seeking Nurses. Crane Lake and Eisner Camps are Reform Jewish resident camps located in the beautiful Berkshires. Responsibilities include triage at sick calls, dispensing medication, etc. Competitive salary, housing, and meals provided. Two-week minimum. Check us out at or Contact Louis Bordman 212-650-4130, or fax resume 212-650-4139.


Make a a Camp Nurse. Great summer camp job opportunities for RNs, LPNs & EMTs in over 300 accredited camps throughout the Northeast. Apply online at or contact American Camping Association-NY Section at 1-800-777-CAMP.


UNIQUE NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA children's camp seeks Registered Nurses for two and three week sessions to join staff of five nurses and physician. Sessions may be combined for longer stays. New, professional infirmary, private accommodations. Individualized activities for campers include team and individual sports, visual and performing arts, and more. Families welcome. Call Camp Island Lake at 800-869-6083 for information.


SUMMER CAMP NURSE - Beautiful Brother-Sister summer resident camp located in Pocono Mountains of PA, approximately 2 hours from NYC. Outstanding Pediatricians in residence. June 22 thru' Aug 16. Top salary and environment. Write: Camp Equinunk & Blue Ridge, PO Box 808, East Hampton, NY 11937. Tel: 631-329-3239, Fax: 631-329-3023, e-mail: or visit us at


RN - for co-ed resident camp in Berkshires (near Pittsfield, Mass.) 6/21-8/19. Top salary + private room & board. Mass. lic. fee paid by camp. Contact: William Hoch, CAMP WATITOH, 28 Sammis Lane, White Plains, NY 10605. (914) 428-1894.


SUMMER CAMP RNs, NE PENNSYLVANIA. Leading girls' camp. June 23-Aug 16. Two hours from NYC. MD on grounds. New air-conditioned clinic. Lake, pools, sports, tennis. Choose from 4-8 week session. Bryn Mawr Camp, P.O. Box 612, Short Hills, NJ 07078; Phone: 888-LBM CAMP; Fax; 973-467-3750. Apply directly via website at


RN's NEEDED for 5 beautiful co-ed camps in the Pocono Mountains, PA. We have camps for: typical children, children with ADD, and senior adults. Modern well-equipped infirmary and resident doctors on grounds. Top salary for nurse and opportunity for your children to participate in program. From June 19-August 19, 2001. Contact Walter Synalovski, NJ Y Camps, phone (973) 575-3333 ext. 124, fax (973) 575-4188, website:


CAMP NURSE - RN needed for top northeast Pennsylvania co-ed sleepaway camp. Work with physician and three other nurses. June 19 to August 14. Excellent living accommodations. Top salary. Family with camp age or younger children welcome. Camp CHEN-AWANDA. Call 888-268-6535.


EKC - Every Kid Counts! Please join us at Emma Kaufmann Camp for the summer of '01. Options for RNs, LPNs and graduate nurses at coed overnight camp on Cheat Lake in West Virginia. Beautiful brand new Health Center, fully equipped. June 17-August 18. Competitive salary. Contact: Sam Bloom at 5738 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or email at



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ENTHUSIASTIC CAMP NURSES WANTED FOR AWARD-WINNING, ACA ACCREDITED RESIDENT CAMPS in the Pocono Mtns. of PA. Join us for our 70th summer. Doctor in residence. Excellent salary and working conditions. June 18th through August 12th. Contact Marvin Black at (215) 887-9700 or e-mail


RN's, LPN's or EMT's - licensed for NH or MA Girls residential camps, 2 in New Hampshire. 1 on Cape Cod, MA. Lovely woodland settings with waterfront access. Rustic camp living, doctor on call. June 15-August 19. Contact: Patriot's Trail Girl Scout Council, 95 Berkeley St., Boston, MA 02116 or call 1-800-882-1662 or at


SEBAGO LAKES REGION, MAINE. Co-ed camp with international campers. Three RN with MDs on-call. Nurses' children of camper age welcome. Call: Camp Nashoba North, Janet Seaward, (800) 448-0136.


Prestigious coed camp in Pennsylvania 2 1/2 hours from NY. Pediatrician on premises. 6/20 - 8/17. 4 nurses, top salary plus room and board. Great facilities. Trails End Camp 800-408-1404.


SUMMER CAMP NURSE - Premier summer camp in CT Berkshires. World class facilities/staff, seeks experienced RN. 4/8 week positions. Competitive salary, travel, room, board, staff children option. 5 RN's, 1 MD. Contact: KenMont and KenWood Camps. Phone 305-673-3310, Fax: 305-673-4131. and


WESTCHESTER DAY CAMP - Well established day camp located in Scarsdale, NY is seeking to fill the following positions: RN, LPN and Nurse's Aides. Camp dates: June 26 to August 17, Monday thru Friday. Call 914-949-7147, or visit our website at


RNS-Point O' Pines Girls Camp on a peninsula on Brant Lake in upstate New York. Excellent year-round facilities. Doctor on staff. Generous salary plus room/board, laundry, travel, and use on facilities. Check us out on or call: (888) 726-9908.


SUMMER CAMP NURSE-Beautiful coed summer resident camp located in Adirondack Mountains of New York. Duties include camper & staff medical supervision. June 19th to August 20th. Competitive salary. Contact Linda Goodwin at Adirondack Camp, PO Box 97, Putnam Station, N.Y. 12861. Call 518-547-8261, Fax 518-547-8973, email:


CAMP NURSES - Timber Lake & Tyler Hill Camps are looking for fun-loving, hard-working & dedicated RN's to be part of our 8-week medical teams. We pay Top Salaries and have Family Accommodations.


16 NURSES - 3 PENNSYLVANIA CAMPS. Pocono Mts, family owned/operated, coed, nonsectarian, modern facilities, ACA accredited, 60 activities. 4 or 8 weeks. Our 45th season! Free tuition for your kids! 1-800-4-CAYUGA.


Co-ed children's camp in northeastern PA (3 hours from NYC) has openings for 3 nurses. Full-time physician in residence and local hospital within short distance. Private accommodations provided as well as guest facilities for family and camping for children age 7 and over. Camp pays for AP license. Please visit us on the web at; our beautiful camp is available for free time enjoyment, including heated and lighted Olympic size pool. Camp season runs from June 25th through August 19th, including orientation period; positions available for full or part season. For further information, please call 1-800-987-CAMP.


RN's NEEDED: Premier Coed Residential Camp located in the Pocono Mountains, PA. Enjoy our modern facilities. Well equipped health center, Doctor on premises, Top Salary. 6/20-8/17. 800-832-8228.


THE BEST SUMMER CAMP EVER...4 RNs for ACA accredited coed camp in PA's ENDLESS MTNS. 2 [ohm] hours from NYC. Modern infirmary. MD on site. 400 campers, one session. Mid June-mid August. Contact; CAMP TOWANDA 800-923-2267 or


Enjoy the summer on East Lake in Maine at a premier ACA private girls camp. Hiring 4 RN's for a busy, well established overnight camp with a brand new health care facility. Family owners/directors for over fifty years. Excellent salary, room/board/travel provided. 6/10-8/16 Call 1-800-628-6252 or



SUMMER CAMP NURSE - Girl summer resident camp located in the hills of Brown County, approximately 50 miles south of Indianapolis, June 2-August 6. Write: Girl Scouts of Hoosier Capital Council, 1800 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202.


CAMP WEKEELA a premier Maine co-ed camp on Mountain Lake setting seeks camp nurse. Modern well-equipped infirmary, physician on-call, 6/15-8/19, great salary, room & board. For a summer of a lifetime on gorgeous Little Bear Pond, contact 1-800-959-3177. Find out more about us & apply online at


WORK WITH CHILDREN in an atmosphere of fun, B'nai B'rith Beber Camp is situated in the rolling hills of SE Wisconsin. A Coed overnight camp located on beautiful Lake Beulah. Competitive Salary, June 12 to August 10. Contact: Danielle@800-803-2267.



Make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities. RN and LPN needed for summer at Camp Easter Seals in Nebraska City, NE. Beautiful location, modern facility, physician no-call, June 10-Aug 10. $2925-$4050 plus room/board. Call (402) 345-2200.



Summer camp nurse for beautiful Girl Scout resident camp next to Rocky Mtn Natl Park in CO. Physician on call June 6 thru Aug 11. Write: Meadow Mountain Ranch, 1600 Specht Pt. Dr., STE A, Ft. Collins, CO 80525 or call Chris Tann at 970-493-1844, or:


COLORADO! RN Needed: Live and work at a Girl Scout Camp in the mountains SW of Denver, CO. June 1-Aug 10. Salary plus food, housing, insurance and time off. Equipped Health Center. Call 303-778-0109 x281 or