Nursing Blog


Nursing Professionals and Health Care Reform

Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act recently went into effect and is expected to have a major impact on the U.S. health care system. Many health care providers are seeking …

Nursing Stories: Mary Eliza Mahoney

In this series, we will tell nursing stories of influential practitioners who made a difference in the field of nursing.
Born in 1845, Mary Eliza Mahoney was the first black nurse …

Trending Topic — Meaningful Use

Technology is at the center of what keeps us all connected and communicating no matter where we are, and its use in health care is especially important. Transferring patient records, …

Eric Dishman: Health Care Should Be a Team Sport

In this series, we will highlight thought-provoking nursing seminars and health care discussions.
 
General Manager of Intel’s Health Strategy & Solutions Group, Eric Dishman, spoke at a TED Talk conference to …

Nursing Stories: Margaret Higgins Sanger

In this series, we will tell nursing stories of influential practitioners who made a difference in the field of nursing.
Margaret Higgins Sanger broke the mold of women from her generation …

Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act [Infographic]

The Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment launch on October 1, 2013 spurred discussion about the influx of newly insured patients and the shortage of primary care professionals. Nursing@Simmons, an online …