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NPs Step In To Fill Growing Need For House Calls

Nurse practitioners are increasingly providing house calls for frail and elderly patients, eclipsing any other specialties in number of home visits in 2013, new...
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Many Nursing Schools Now Offer DNP, But Not All Will Meet 2015 Goal

A new study shows that 250 nursing schools in the U.S. now offer a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, representing the majority of...
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7 Things You Wish They Taught in Nursing School

Nursing is a profession that requires a high level of education. Ever since the 19th century, nurses have undergone extensive training and received detailed...
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8 Survival Strategy Tips for Soon-To-Be Nurse Grad Students

There are a lot of intelligent reasons for a passionate and driven nurse to pursue a graduate degree. Not only can a laundry list of new...
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Did you read it? — “An open letter to The View’s Joy Behar and...

When Miss Colorado stepped onto the stage in her scrubs and spoke about nursing, we celebrated her. She didn’t sing, she didn’t dance, but...
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Your Guide To Nursing Conferences This Fall

There’s so much to learn as a nurse. It can feel overwhelming—because it is overwhelming. The bad news is that there are only 24 hours...
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Top 50 Best Value DNP Programs of 2016

With the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) recommending adoption of the DNP as the standard terminal degree for practicing nurses, Value College's Top...
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Nurse Salaries 2015: What CNAs, LPNs, NPs, RNs and more are making this year!

It’s classic etiquette: Never discuss politics or religion in public—and particularly not in the workplace. For most of us, discussing salary also falls on...
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The Top 10 Funniest Pieces of Advice You Got in Nursing School

Nursing schools are notoriously tough, and soon-to-be nurses typically are given all sorts of advice on how to survive. Is most of the advice...
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PAs & NPs: What’s The Difference?

Health care has become more and more confusing over the years. With the addition of nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) as health...

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