Discover your job opportunities as a self-employed nurse (consultant, caregiver, educator, or business owner). This book provides current information on new and traditional RN self-employment job options and the information needed to start and operate a self-employment venture. Self-employment gives RNs the satisfaction of nursing while providing the income to maintain their lifestyle or supplement their retirement income. Flexibility and the ability to customize services are key advantages of RN self-employment. Staff nursing in a hospital requires long hours (12 hour shifts) of physical labor. Schedules are not flexible and bullying is rampant. Use this book to discover your options.