Nursing Blog


5 Things to Consider Before You Go Back to Nursing School

It is no secret that nurses are motivated, lifelong learners who are always challenging themselves to be the best they can be. With the demand for BSN- and MSN-prepared nurses …

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Personal Safety Tips for Women

Intimate partner violence, also known as domestic violence, can take many forms. Physical, sexual, or emotional violence from a current or former spouse or dating partner all fit the description …

Nurse Practitioners on the Front Lines of Domestic Violence Identification

Domestic violence is a public health epidemic encompassing the emotional, financial, psychological, physical, or sexual abuse of a partner. While the data is largely underreported, studies estimate that 25 percent …

The Ebola Outbreak: Importance of Public Health Emergency Preparedness for Nurses

The Ebola virus has been an elusive and complicated virus to treat since its discovery in 1976.  As of August 31, there were more than 3,700 confirmed cases of infection. …

Cross-University Courses

As a student enrolled in the Master of Science in Nursing program at Nursing@Simmons, you have the opportunity to develop new skills outside of the traditional nursing curriculum by enrolling …

How to Ask For a Letter of Recommendation

The Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences seeks nurses who possess the skill set and personal drive to improve patient outcomes and make a greater impact in health care.
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