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Kelly Richards, Nurse, Pediatric Oncology Research Nurse, National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health
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"Recently, I worked with staff at the Children’s Inn at NIH to open up a new house (the Woodmont House) near the NIH for children undergoing treatments and their families. The home will be used for patients needing extended stays, such as those receiving bone marrow transplants."

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Assess health problems and needs of patients, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention. Licensing or registration is required.

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Associate's Degree

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