Primary Practice Category Descriptions

Clinical: RN that spends 60% or more of their time providing direct patient care.

Administrative: RN that spends 60% or more of their time in a leadership/manager/ administrative role.

Education: RN that spends 60% or more of their time to educate other RN's, students or direct education with patient or patient families.

Non-Traditional Role: RN that does not fit into the Clinical, Administrative, Education or APRN Categories. This includes but is not limited to Informatics, Case Management, School Nurse, Navigator, Occupational Health Nurses, and Clinical Nurse Leader.

APRN: (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) Graduate prepared RN functioning in an Advanced Practice RN role such as a Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse Midwife, Clinical Nurse Specialist, or Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. This category does not include the role of the Clinical Nurse Leader.