Let’s face it – nursing school can be tough. There’s a lot of information to learn in a short amount of time. But if there is a secret to success, it is to take advantages of all the resources that are out there. READ MORE
The country’s 74,000 school nurses are charged with helping maintain a healthy, thriving student body throughout the school year.1 However, the nationwide average ratio of school nurse to students is 1 to 1,150, which is higher than the 1-to-750 ratio recommended by the National READ MORE
Summer camp – It’s a time of sports, crafts, and field trips.
This year, for a group of Houston children, it was also a time to take charge of their health. And for one nursing student, summer camp provided the opportunity to be a leader and make a real difference in her community. READ MORE
U.S. Military Nurse, Capt. Tonita Smith, RN, MSN, began her journey as a licensed practical nurse in the military. While serving, she obtained her BSN and MSN at Chamberlain College of Nursing. Today, she is an active-duty Army Captain, stationed at Fort. Leonard Wood, Mo. READ MORE
Sitting on the bus? Waiting to pick up your child from sports practice? Instead of staring out the window, thinking about how much studying you need to do, why not use that time to prepare for the NCLEX®?
Forget about heavy textbooks or unwieldy laptops – all you need is your phone. Dozens of NCLEX apps are available in iTunes® and Google Play™ online stores – here are a few that you might want to check out. Many offer a lite or trial version, so you can test them out before taking the plunge. READ MORE
Melissa Kepley has worked in healthcare since 1993 – first as a certified nursing assistant (CNA), then as a qualified medication aide (QMA) and tech, and finally as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) for the last 14 years. READ MORE
Chamberlain MSN student Jodi Rucker, RN, BSN, has been named director of the medical/surgical and intensive care units at Memorial Hospital in Sandusky County, Ohio. In her new role, Rucker will also lead ambulatory care and enterostomal therapy at the hospital. READ MORE