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Linda Childers is a California-based freelance writer. Her work has appeared in Arthritis Today, The California Health Report, Allure, Health Monitor, The Rheumatologist, O, The Washington Post and many other media outlets.

Nurses gain core competencies through online RN-to-BSN programs

By | 2015-07-28T20:55:11-04:00 July 22nd, 2015|

With many hospitals across the country requiring nurses to at least a bachelor’s degree in nursing, online RN-to-BSN programs are seeing a surge in enrollment, as many RNs return to college to obtain their BSNs. In 2010, the Institute of Medicine recommended that the proportion of nurses with BSNs increase to 80% by the year