Pediatric Nursing Careers & Salary Outlook
Pediatric Nursing plays a big role in our community. Lean more about this career path.
Endoscopy Nurse Careers & Salary Outlook
Endoscopy Nurses Play a critical role in the community. Learn more about this technical career path in nursing.
Public Health Nursing Careers & Salary Outlook
Public Health Nursing plays a critical role in our communities. Learn more about this exciting career path.
Learn More about Traveling Nursing
A travel nurse is a contract worker, either self-employed or employed through an agency, who fills in at hospitals, clinics, and private practices around the country—and sometimes the world—for varying intervals.
Professional Nursing Organizations
There are more than 100 different national and international nursing organizations. Many of them have chapters in Oregon. Joining a professional nursing organization can help you network for opportunities and receive career assistance. There are many more reason why considering joining an organization is good for you.
Get Quick Facts about Nursing in Oregon
Find out quick facts about the nursing workforce in Oregon from the Oregon Center for Nursing.
Discover More Nursing Opportunities
Johnson & Johnson's Campaign for Nursing's Future's interactive Nursing Career Resource Guide is a tool that delivers custom recommendations just for you. Whether you’re a student nurse, a nurse educator or a practicing nurse, our Guide connects you to opportunities for scholarships, education, community and support that are most relevant to you. Start interacting today and discover what’s possible. Check it out....
Sumner Students are getting jobs!
Sumner College students are being places in jobs after graduation. View our job placement rates from 2016.
Getting Started in Nursing
Here are some steps you can take to begin an exciting and rewarding career in nursing, whether you’re in high school, changing majors in college, or interested in nursing as a second career
5 Things Good Nurse Leaders Say Every Day
Our attitude and words play a big role in our day to day interactions. To be crowned as a good leader, it will take a whole lot of patience and routine behaviors that will earn our subordinates' trust and loyalty. Some of the routine behaviors will include what we say to them daily. Marion Johnson DNP, RN shares a short list of key phrases and words that are a mark of a good leader.
5 Ways To Stand Out In Nursing School
Getting into nursing school is an accomplishment in itself, but completing your nursing program successfully is the ultimate goal to strive for. Here are some suggestions to help you success in nursing school.
Get to Know Nursing
Why be a nurse?
14 Pieces of Advice Every Nursing Student Should Receive
Surviving nursing school may be one of the most difficult things a student will ever do. Here is some advice from nursing professors to help you survive.
Make These 6 Steps of Patient Care A Priority
The use of evidence-based practice (EBP) and national guidelines improves the quality of patient care and closes the gap between research outcomes and practice. Are you familiar with these 6 steps?
All About That Socks! Benefits of Compression Socks for Nurses
Can compression socks help? Learn more about compression socks a specially designed sock which helps prevent various venous disorders and encourages blood circulation.
Going to Nursing School as an Adult: 10 Tips to Survive
Thinking about going back to nursing school? There are many ways in which you can be successful and can survive the re-entry into a nursing eduction program.
10 BEST MEDICAL WATCHES FOR NURSES (REVIEWS & ADVICE)
When it comes to choosing a proper medical watch it can be difficult to make a decision because of the many different options available to you.
How to Choose a Great Medical Watch
When it comes to choosing a great medical watch it is important to determine which features are important to you as it can have a big impact on how much use and functionality you’ll get out of your watch.
5 Reasons Why Nurses Where Watches
Learn why a medical watch is critical to performing important nursing tasks to aid in providing adequate patient care.
How Social Media is Reshaping Healthcare Conversations
Are you logged on and linked in? Social media continues to play a growing role in healthcare. New apps can calculate a patient’s insulin levels, hospitals host Facebook pages, recruiters search for résumés on LinkedIn, patients discuss symptoms in online forums, and healthcare organizations rely on Twitter during disaster relief. See below to read about the power of social media and how it can help nurses to better understand their patients and more.
5 Tips For a Pain-Free Nursing Education
Anyone who’s completed nursing school can tell you where they floundered in their education.
Common Sense Survival Traits of a Nurse
Review a few good reminders of survival traits of a Nurse
Nurses rank # 1 once again in Gallup poll for ethics and honesty
1/9/2017 2:23:19 PM
Nursing is the leading profession when it comes to ethics and honesty, according to a well-known poll.
10 Study Tips That Will Make Nursing School Easier
There’s no question that nursing school is challenging. And when you are trying to manage home and work responsibilities on top of your nursing studies, the amount of studying you need to do could seem insurmountable. How on Earth are you supposed to get all of these chapters read, never mind review notes, prepare for the nursing exam and retain all of the vital information that you absolutely must know for a successful career in nursing? READ MORE
Nurses Get Hospitalized Patients Walking, Feeling Better
“Get on your feet” is the message a recent nurse-led pilot study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison is sending older patients. READ MORE
Nurse Leaders Report High Job Satisfaction
Increasing the number of nurse leaders offers myriad benefits to a country with a health care system in transition and a population that is aging. READ MORE
Find Oregon Nursing Jobs!
Find Oregon based Nursing jobs with Nurserecruiter.com.
Sumner College Holiday Break
Sumner College Holiday Break. READ MORE
The 15 Best Movies About Nursing
During any doctor or hospital visit, nurses can be found everywhere and are often more likely to spend more time with the patients than the doctors themselves. However, this was not so 100 years ago. Since even before then, there has always been the need for caring and compassionate nurses, and there are many nurses who have risen to fill that void. However, with the success of nurse and doctor themed films and television programs, nurses can suffer in the gap from perception to reality. READ MORE
Sumner College Nursing Club Holiday Toy Drive
Spread the warmth of the holidays to a foster child in need! READ MORE
30 Motivational Quotes for Nursing Students
Being a nursing student is tough. Not only do you need to have an iron heart with a gooey center, you’ll also have to have legs of steel, possess excellent memory, be a speed reader, plus be able to survive on mere winks instead of sleep like other humans do. It can get pretty overwhelming sometimes and there will be times that you’ll be asking why you’re torturing yourself by staying in nursing school. Well congratulations, because that’s completely normal! READ MORE
Nine Principles of Successful Nursing Leadership
There is an extraordinary quality of spirit that prompts one to aspire to lead. These nine principles will help you tap into that spirit and improve your effectiveness as a leader. READ MORE
Nursing Jobs in Oregon
10/27/2016 6:10:17 PM
Job opportunities are expected to be excellent in the coming years for nurses. Read more..
Nursing Fun Facts
10/27/2016 5:58:22 PM
Iteresting Facts, /Quotes (and Even a Couple of Jokes) About Nursing
Starting out in Dermatology Nursing
10/27/2016 5:10:30 PM
Dermatology nurses help us take care of our largest organ – our skin. Dermatology nursing is a specialty that focuses on helping treat wounds, injuries and diseases of the skin. To learn more about this unique specialty...
Compassion is Paramount in Infusion Nursing
10/27/2016 4:50:18 PM
Infusion nurses are registered nurses who specialize in administering medications and fluids via infusion. Learn more..
Nursing Career Resource Center
New Graduates! Attached are some resources to help you find your first job after graduation
Writing a winning resume
Looking to develop a strong nursing résumé, designed to help you secure your first nursing job? The good news is that you have already started the hard part – studying and gaining formative experiences throughout school. The next step is to tell your story and share what you have to offer the nursing profession.
Dress for Success on your Interview
First impressions matter. Dressing for success is about looking confident and professional, while also creating a "look" that allows you to feel like your best self. Although you may wear scrubs or a lab coat for the majority of your workdays, professional attire is best for a job interview. Your outfit should portray the competent, educated and confident person you are. Attached are tips to help you create your personal "look" while also maintaining a professional image.
7 Surprising Things You'll Learn About Nursing
Curious about a career in Nursing? Learn seven surprising things about a career in nursing here.