ADVANCE for Nurses
April 16, 2014

Bad Medicine

The Impaired Nurse

Recognizing (and reporting) substance abuse in the healthcare workplace is the duty of every nurse.  What would you do?

UW-Green Bay specializes in online nursing education. “Attend classes” from anywhere and at any time you have Internet access. No campus visits required. No wait lists. Both programs offer 24 hour technical support, competitive tuition and individualized advising. BSN-LINC Online RN to BSN is CCNE accredited. MSN-LINC emphasis is Management & Leadership in Health Systems. No thesis or entrance exams are required.

Leading When You're Not the Formal Leader

There are ample opportunities for nurses to find themselves in leadership roles - officially or not.  Read more here.

There’s never been a better time to transition to a new role in healthcare. Health providers must move to electronic records by 2014, and experts are in demand! BSNs can earn graduate credentials from U.S. News-ranked USF Health online.

Nursing as a Team Sport

In her most recent blog, Lorettajo Kapinos, BSN, RN, emphasizes the importance of teamwork among nursing specialties.  Tell us what you think!

Designed for working professionals, you can earn your Master of Science in Health Informatics from the University of Cincinnati 100% online in as few as 3 terms. The interdisciplinary nature of the UC MS HI student body enhances the learning experience allowing for appreciation of others’ contribution. UC graduates gain knowledge and skills in analytics leadership, project management, and information technology. 

Nursing, Dying Patients & their Families

Monitoring, family communication about organ donation and resolving confounding factors with brain death are among key nursing roles.  Learn more here.

American Sentinel University’s online MSN degrees are perfect for working nurses. In just 12 courses (and under $20k), you can specialize in leadership, case management, infection control, informatics or education. Courses start monthly, are eight weeks long and can be completed around your schedule. MSN programs are CCNE-accredited and typically completed in 2 years.  Financial aid is also available.