Become a Gastroenterology Nurse
Gastroenterology nurses, also referred to as endoscopy nurses, work to diagnose and treat digestive system and gastrointestinal tract disorders in patients. They perform tests to detect gastrointestinal ailments, such as endoscopies and colonoscopies. Common illnesses treated by gastroenterology nurses include stomach or intestinal cancer, GERD, and ulcers, among others. Gastroenterology nurses treat patients and educate them on ways to manage their symptoms, and in emergency situations, may aid in surgery.
$70,000 - $110,000
Annual Salary Range
Nursing diploma, ASN or BSN
RN, Certified Gastroenterology Registered Nurse (CGRN)