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Nursing Schools Teach Advocacy Skills to Help Advance Health Equity

Nurses work in hospitals, nursing homes, schools, physician offices, residences, and businesses — anywhere health care services are provided. As members of the largest...

Nursing Schools Share Success Strategies for Recruiting Male Students

Unlike many other professional fields where women are the minority, men have traditionally been underrepresented in nursing, and while they are far from closing...

Cultural Competence, Bilingual Speakers Key Components of Nursing Program

Responding to the critical need for nurses and culturally competent health care, Carroll University’s associate degree in nursing (ADN) program focuses on recruiting diverse...

Students at HBCU Can Earn Accelerated University of Florida Nursing Degrees

Students at Edward Waters University (EWU), a historically Black institution in Jacksonville, Florida, will soon be able to pursue a four-year nursing degree through...

Nursing and Pharmacy Education Prepares Students to Enter Professions in Crisis

Although anxiety, burnout, and other mental health issues have long been concerns for the health care fields, the emotional toll from the COVID-19 pandemic...

Launching a Nursing Career During COVID-19: Recent Graduates Share What They’ve...

Early on in the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of state legislatures, colleges and universities, and state nursing boards allowed high-performing nursing students to graduate...

Students in Veterans Affairs Residency Program Gain Clinical Experience While Serving...

A competitive program, the Veterans Affairs Learning Opportunity Residency (VALOR) allows nursing and pharmacy students to give back to those who have served our...

An Experiment in Success: Nursing Workforce Diversity Program Allows Schools to...

In 1964, in response to existing and projected shortages in the nursing workforce, Congress passed legislation aimed at funding efforts to develop a more...