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Study Tips for Nursing School
Study Tips for Nursing School
April 10, 2018
Posted by: David Sands

So, you’ve decided you’re ready to take the rewarding plunge and become a nurse. Congrats! Though you will have a few years of schooling ahead of you, there are plenty of steps you can take to set yourself up for academic success, even if you’ve struggled with time management or studying in the past.

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Networking Tips for Nursing Professionals
Networking Tips for Nursing Professionals
March 7, 2018
Posted by: David Sands

Building your nursing network can be easier than you may realize. Here are some networking tips for nursing professionals.

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Why Should I Consider a Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration?
Why Should I Consider a Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration?
February 5, 2018
Posted by: David Sands

Physicians, medical assistants and nurses may put their medical knowledge to work for their patients, but to keep a hospital, office or other facility running smoothly, they need the help of a healthcare administrator. 

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What is Allied Health?
What is Allied Health?
January 9, 2018
Posted by: David Sands

As many as 60 percent of health care workers are actually allied health professionals who fall outside our narrow conception of the health care field.

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Top Five Must-Haves for Every Nursing Student
Top Five Must-Haves for Every Nursing Student
December 13, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

Congratulations, you’ve been accepted into nursing school! Your dream of becoming a registered nurse is now within reach. Before you can start tending to your patients, however, you’ll need to look the part and stock up on a few tools of the trade. While supplies for students may vary from school to school, a few items are nursing student staples that will continue to serve you long after you’ve begun your career.

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Cybersecurity in a Digital World
Cybersecurity in a Digital World
October 30, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

It’s estimated there have been 40% more data breaches in 2017 than there were in 2016. This speaks to the importance of cybersecurity and why as a career opportunity, cybersecurity continues to be in such high demand.

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How to Retain Knowledge When You Study
How to Retain Knowledge When You Study
September 26, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

Taking notes for online classes can be just as difficult, as the professor isn’t always readily available to take questions in the moment due to most lectures being pre-recorded. However, note taking methods exist that help students take notes effectively without losing the context of the initial lecture.

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Why a BSN Degree?
Why a BSN Degree?
August 28, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

For those aspiring to become registered nurses (RNs), here are some advantages of a BSN compared to an ADN degree.

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Day 8: COSTA RICA MISSION
Day 8: COSTA RICA MISSION
August 25, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

Coming home
Your team completed their work and spent the day relaxing at Playa Manuel Antonio (Manuel Antonio Beach). The team members are packing up and will be flying home shortly. On Wednesday August 30 at 7pm in Nadeau Hall the team will be sharing photos, personal experiences and answering question. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Day 7: COSTA RICA MISSION
Day 7: COSTA RICA MISSION
August 24, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

Final day of Clinic

They team awoke to an uncharacteristically cool morning today and arrived at the FIMRC clinic after a short ride well before 9am.   This was a bitter sweet morning as everyone realized that this will be the last time we will see our clinic hosts, patients, and children at the orphanage.   Many of the volunteers have gotten close to their new friends in Costa Rica and saying goodbye will be difficult.  

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