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Happy National Nurses Week

Nurses, this is your week! Celebrated annually from May 6, National Nurses Day, through May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday, National Nurses Week recognizes the significant impact of nurses across the nation. This year, the American Nurses Association (ANA) has selected … Continue reading

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New Review: Introduction to Health Behavior Theory, Second Edition is “a perfect book for undergraduate students in nursing and public health programs”

Doody’s Review Service recently reviewed Introduction to Health Behavior Theory, Second Edition by Joanna Aboyoun Hayden. According to reviewer, Karen N. Ouzts, BSN, MSN, PhD, from Walden University, it is “a perfect book for undergraduate students in nursing and public … Continue reading

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Gallup Poll Finds Nursing the Most Honest and Ethical Profession

According to a new Gallup poll, nurses are the most trusted profession in America. In fact, when asked to rate the honesty and ethical standards across a wide range of professions, 82% gave nurses “high” or “very high” ratings. Nurses … Continue reading

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It's National Nurses Week!

It’s one of our favorite times of the year– National Nurses Week! Celebrated annually from May 6, National Nurses Day, through May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday, National Nurses Week raises awareness and recognizes the tireless dedication, commitment, and heroic efforts … Continue reading

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Affordable Care Act: Added Benefits for Students and Women

Last month, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, which gives students multiple ways to obtain healthcare including enhanced student health plans, expanded Medicaid eligibility, and the option to remain on their parents’ insurance if they are under … Continue reading

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Quantum Leadership Gets Even Better with 30 New Videos

Watch Tim Porter-O’Grady and Kathy Malloch break down concepts from their bestselling text, Quantum Leadership: Advancing Innovation, Transforming Health Care, Third Edition in 30 new videos. Preview the first video now: The videos, broken into short, student-friendly segments, are accessible … Continue reading

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Informed Publishing Joins Jones & Bartlett Learning

Informed® Publishing, a mobile content and publishing company, has joined Jones & Bartlett Learning, the publishing unit of Ascend Learning. “Informed Publishing brings a respected brand that has high credibility with its customers and in the industry for quickly delivering … Continue reading

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New Releases in CourseSmart: Science, Math, Criminal Justice

New in CourseSmart for Science: Pommerville, Alcamo’s Fundamentals of Microbiology, 9e (http://www.coursesmart.com/9780763798383) Provides nursing and allied health students with a firm foundation in microbiology, with an emphasis on human disease. Chiras, Human Biology, 7e (http://coursesmart.com/9781449634902) Discusses the scientific process in … Continue reading

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