Out of all the nursing specialties, which ones would be the least amount of stress? - page 2

Hello, I am just wondering from your experiences which nursing specialties are the least stressful? Especially for a mother who prefers the usual Monday-Friday 9-5 shifts... Read More

  1. by   sharpeimom
    I worked the longest in a psych hospital 7pm to 7am. I worked Wed, Thu, Fri and since Friday counted as a weekend and I worked it every week, I worked no other weekend shifts.

    By working those days, I was free when my husband was off evenings, worked on the night he taught, and was generally free when I wanted or needed to be free.
  2. by   DEgalRN
    Public health nursing. Mon to Fri. 8 to 4:30. Low stress to me at least. Lower pay but worth it so feel "normal" to me.