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Can you be a nurse with one arm?


September 21st, 2022

Check with the nursing board regarding handicaps and accommodations. You are the best determinant of what’s best for you. Are able to handle nursing duties with 1 arm?! What do you need to be modified to complete your roles and duties.
Personally, l believe it’s possible but check with your state board of nursing. Or move into a state that has such accommodations.
It’s doable

November 24th, 2022

Yes you can! I work with a nurse who has one arm. We work in a small community ER. You need to assess your work environment and your role in your department!

September 29th, 2022

If you can take care of children you can take care of patients. There should always be a peer able to assist you. There are many jobs in nursing outside of Hands On care. You can always teach