4 career change options for nurses
Are you looking for a way to use your nursing degree and experience outside of nursing? Consider Stryker! We connected with many current employees who are nurses, who have found their dream job, using their clinical experience, at Stryker.
Here are 4 careers to consider as a nurse
1. Medical Education
Stryker is always looking for hard-working winners who can facilitate surgeon education programs and engage with our health care professional (HCP) consultants. Nurses make excellent candidates for medical education roles as they have medical device experience and are comfortable having clinical conversations.
2. Clinical roles
Clinical roles provide clinical product support to Stryker’s end users and provide on-site guidance and assistance during surgical procedures. Nurses and scrub techs are great candidates for our clinical roles because you’ll be teaching other nurses and staff how to use products, so you will likely know what they are looking for!
Examples of clinical roles at Stryker include:
Medical device sales is a highly competitive and demanding field, but it is also very rewarding, so it’s no surprise that many people want to get into this industry. As a nurse, you will have unique experience that will allow you to have credibility when you walk through the door of the hospital. You know what the customer is looking for and can have a clinical conversation which will lead to better relationships with customers.
4. Upstream marketing
As a nurse, you are our customer and so you understand what our customers are looking for. That makes you a great candidate for a role within our marketing team. You will engage with our customers to help them achieve their goals.