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Nursing Education

Scientists Should Contribute to, Not Shun, Social Media

Mona Shattell | Posted 09.19.2016 | Media
Mona Shattell

Social media provides us with a tremendous opportunity to support the ongoing and future development of our nurses, scientists, and professional leaders.

Rx for Health Care: Nursing as a Force for Change

Olivier Dumon | Posted 07.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Olivier Dumon

Already the shortage of primary care physicians is being felt, an outcome of greater demand for services by an aging population. To help fill that gap, the role of the nurse practitioner will continue to expand. Recruiting, training and then retaining enough nurses will be crucial.

Promising Nursing Careers Beyond the Bedside

Frankie Rendón | Posted 03.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Frankie Rendón

Federal and state governments are struggling to get health care right. Nurses can play a role by looking out for the people on the receiving end of new laws and policies.

Nation Needs to Address Nursing Educator Shortage, Yesterday

Laura Rodgers | Posted 10.24.2012 | Impact
Laura Rodgers

Although the country is struggling with an economic recession, we must address the nursing faculty shortage before it becomes even more expensive and more burdensome. This issue should be foremost on the national health policy agenda.

"Growing Our Own" Corps of Nurses

Patricia McGuire | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC
Patricia McGuire

To get more D.C. residents into the nursing pipeline and through the gateways for the burgeoning health care professions in all fields, we have to get serious about the expectations for math and science education at all levels.

The Changing Role of Today's Nurses

Charles Tiffin, PhD | Posted 03.01.2013 | Good News
Charles Tiffin, PhD

The nursing role is rapidly evolving as nurses are tasked with an even wider range of health care responsibilities. In hospitals, clinics, and care centers around the US, nurses are rising to meet these challenges. And advanced nursing education is empowering nurses to lead the way.