Nursing Blog


Holistic Care and Family Nurse Practitioners

Most nurses enter this profession because they want to care for people. Monitoring patients as they heal and seeing them return to living a quality life are perhaps the most …

The Path to Become a Family Nurse Practitioner

Decades ago, Registered Nurses (RN) wore all white, topped their heads with boxy hats, and gave up their chairs to doctors. As an RN today, you can pursue advanced degrees …

Making Your Simmons Family Nurse Practitioner Application Stand Out

Finding a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program that’s right for you is a process. There are faculty members to talk with, graduates to interview, and curricula to examine. It takes …

Nursing@Simmons Accepting Applications

Why Earn an Advanced Nursing Degree?
According to CNN, demand for nurse practitioners is expected to increase 23 percent by 2016. Nurse practitioners deliver outstanding patient care every day in clinics, …

Financing Your Nursing Education

Going back to school can present plenty of challenges. Juggling family life and work schedules can be tricky enough, but factor in the cost of your nursing degree and it …

Simmons College Launches New Online Graduate Nursing Program

Responding to the national shortage of nurses and nurse practitioners, today the Simmons College School of Nursing and Health Sciences (SNHS) announced the creation of a new online master’s degree program for aspiring Family Nurse Practitioners called Nursing@Simmons.