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Geriatric Nurses

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

Nursing students should gain experience by completing several nursing internships, or clinical rotations (ideally in geriatric nursing), as part of their postsecondary training. Geriatric nurses typically obtain some experience (one to three years) as a staff nurse before entering geriatric nursing.

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