This corps provides the Army with nurses practicing in a variety of specialties, including obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, critical care, nurse anesthesia, neonatal, community health, psychiatric/mental health and perioperative nursing.
[font=Arial,Helvetica,Geneva,Swiss,SunSans-Regular]This team of Army health care professionals practice high-tech health care in a variety of settings: from clinics and small hospitals, to field hospitals, to any of the Army medical facilities, including Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Army health care professionals have opportunities for continuing professional education, seminars, conferences and conventions, and could be involved with research and teaching. The Army also offers a variety of scholarships
, internships and residency programs, as well as financial assistance and bonuses.
[font=Arial,Helvetica,Geneva,Swiss,SunSans-Regular]Accession Bonus for Nurses:
The Army offers nurses a $5,000 bonus for joining the Active Army.