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Science-Based Veterinary Medicine

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) is a UK-based professional organization for veterinary surgeons and nurses. They describe their mission as: We aim to enhance society through improved animal health and welfare. We do this...Show More Summary

Rush University College of Nursing Collaborates With Medicare to Increase Availability of Primary Care Providers

Rush University Medical Center and the Rush University College of Nursing together are playing a major role in a successful federal pilot program that sought innovative ways to address the growing shortage of primary-care clinicians....Show More Summary

The Nursing Workforce is Growing More Diverse and Educated, Finds NYU Meyers Study

More males and people of color are entering nursing, and more nurses are earning bachelor's degrees compared with a decade ago, according to a new study by NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing researchers.

High-tech mannequin lets students practice end-of-life talks

(University of Houston) To address the limited clinical opportunities nursing students have to experience palliative care and end-of-life conversations, the University of Houston College of Nursing is now using a high-fidelity mannequin to simulate these challenging interactions.

Indonesian Prisoners with HIV Getting Aid From UIC Researchers

The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing has received a four-year federal grant to assist HIV-positive prisoners in Indonesia -- a southeast Asian country where the number of new infections is increasing rapidly.

Indonesian prisoners with HIV getting aid from UIC researchers

(University of Illinois at Chicago) The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing has received a four-year federal grant to assist HIV-positive prisoners in Indonesia -- a southeast Asian country where the number of new infections is increasing rapidly.

Acculturation may be a predictor of psychological birth trauma adolescent Latina moms

(University of Texas at Arlington) Acculturation may play a key role in psychological birth trauma among young Latina mothers, according to a study by a researcher at the University of Texas at Arlington's College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

Why more grandparents are raising their grandchildren

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

By Nancy P. Kropf, Dean and Professor of Social Work, Byrdine F Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions., Georgia State University and Susan Kelley, Associate Dean and Chief Academic Officer for Nursing and Director, Project Healthy Grandparents, Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and...

Patient satisfaction with pain management linked to nurse staffing

Hospital patients' satisfaction with pain management is linked to nurse staffing, according to an article authored by nurse researchers from the Connell School of Nursing at Boston College and published in the journal Pain Management Nursing.

'Enough is enough': Nurses protest against 1% pay cap – video

Thousands of nursing staff gathered in Westminster on Wednesday to demonstrate against the 1% cap on public sector pay. The Royal College of Nursing has warned that industrial action will be tabled if the cap is not scrapped in the autumn budget Continue reading...

Jan Spann; phony Vietnam vet blames PTSD

In July, we busted Jan Spann, a member of the Banning, California School Board, for pretending she was a nurse in Vietnam. For the time period that she claimed to be in Vietnam, Spann was actually in college. Well, local journalists uncovered an email Spann sent to the school board for an anger issue she […]

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses selects Wayne State nurse scientist as 2018 Distinguished Research Lecturer

AACN honors Margaret Campbell, research professor at Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, for her research career that has improved palliative care in the critical care setting

School nurse shortage 'putting children's lives at risk'

Royal College of Nursing calls on government and local authorities to properly fund school nursing services Children’s lives are being put at risk because of the shortages of school nurses, experts have warned. Austerity measures have resulted in more than 500 school nurses leaving the profession without being replaced. Continue reading...

Fifty U.S. Schools of Nursing Awarded Funding to Host White Coat Ceremonies that Champion Compassionate Care

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) announced that 50 schools of nursing across the nation were selected to receive funding to host White Coat Ceremonies, which underscore the importance of humanistic patient care.

Best Laptop for Nursing Students: How to Choose the Right One

When we were searching for the best laptop for nursing students, we found that this was one of the few college majors that specifically stated that laptops, ultrabooks (smaller, lighter laptops) and even tablets, would work.  While this...Show More Summary

Ara Parseghian, who led Notre Dame to 2 national football championships, dies at 94

Ara Parseghian, a member of the College Football Hall of Fame who coached Notre Dame and Northwestern, has died. He was 94. Parseghian, who was born May 21, 1923, in Akron, Ohio, recently spent time in a nursing care facility because of a hip infection. He returned to his Indiana home last week...

Dr. Lori A. Escallier Named Dean of the College of Nursing at SUNY Downstate

Lori A. Escallier, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, FAAN, has been named dean of the College of Nursing at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, it was announced by Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP, president of SUNY Downstate.

Legendary college coach Ara Parseghian now receiving 24-hour home care

4 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Hall of Fame coach has returned home after spending more than a week in nursing care facility because of infection in surgically repaired hip.        

UTA professor receives grant to develop device to fight osteoporosis

(University of Texas at Arlington) A faculty member at the University of Texas Arlington's College of Nursing and Health Innovation has received a $250,000 National Science Foundation grant to design a revolutionary device that could stimulate bone growth and ultimately be used as a weapon against osteoporosis.

$1.7 Million Grant to Increase Latino Nurses with Bachelor's Degrees

The Capstone College of Nursing received a $1.7 million Nursing Workforce Diversity Program grant to increase the number of baccalaureate-prepared Latino nurses via an online RN-BSN mobility program.

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