Student Nurse News & Resources for Student Nurses
Nursing Resources for Nursing Students at Nurse.com. In this section you will find resources for student nurses that include student news, career profiles for nurses, tips for student nurses, financial aid resources, and a list of online resources which include advice from career and legal experts, educational resources.
Ask three nurses familiar with the Affordable Care Act what it will mean for the profession and you get three very different answers. One foresees disaster, as newly insured and aging patients overwhelm a system unprepared to support them. Another predicts improved care and new opportunities for nurses, as the bulk of healthcare moves from the hospital to the community setting. A third sees both better care and access for patients, but heavier workloads and more stress for clinicians. The only ... Read more »
When it comes to care coordination, economy of scale, quality outcomes and best practices, ambulatory nurses are in the vanguard of care in our changing healthcare environment. Ambulatory nurses throughout the country talked with Nurse.com about their roles, programs they've created to meet the complex needs of patients, the challenges they've faced and how they're empowering patients to be partners in their own care. Improving interdisciplinary communication and care coordination and getting ... Read more »
The world premiere screening of "The American Nurse" will take place May 7 at the American Film Institute's Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, Md., to coincide with National Nurses Week. The event is made possible by the American Nurses Foundation and Fresenius Kabi USA. Following the event, the film will be released in 19 theaters in 10 states. The New York premiere takes place May 8 at the Bow Tie Chelsea Cinemas in Manhattan. The film continues through May 15 at Digiplex ... Read more »
- Army ROTC Nurse Officer Program
Provides scholarship, leadership, and job opportunities to prospective college nursing students.
A great Web resource for all financial aid information.
- Johnson & Johnson's Discover Nursing
Excellent resource for nursing scholarships, providing detailed information on over 160 programs at last count.
- National Student Nurses' Association
Offers a scholarship program.
- NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program (formerly Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program)
Registered nurses are eligible to apply, and participants must serve at a health facility in an underserved area to receive loan repayments.
- Peterson's Financial Aid Channel
A comprehensive Financial Aid clearinghouse.
- Sigma Theta Tau International
Maintains a list of nursing scholarships available through organizations and specific nursing schools.
- The Student Guide
The most comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education.