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Top 10 highest paying nursing specialties

8/24/2017


5 Essential On The Job Study Tips For Nurses

8/20/2017

If you’re like many nurses, you’re currently working a full-time job while you earn your degree. In today’s tough economic climate, it’s nearly impossible to get yourself through school without holding at least a part-time job, unless you’re a trust fund kid. Whether you’re working as an RN while earning your master’s to become a nurse administrator, or you’re a college undergrad getting your bachelor’s degree while working a variety of short-term service and retail jobs, balancing a full-time workload with your college course load can be incredibly challenging.

Launch your Nursing Career

8/14/2017

Nursing school grads, ready to jump-start your career? Whether you want to study for the NCLEX, job search, or prep for interviews, these tools can help launch your nursing career.

Importance of Safe Patient Handling And Mobility For Nurses

8/8/2017

“Nurses are the heart of health care, yet they are the most injured profession. We have to protect our caregivers,” says Jeff Gorton, Senior Director of Sales at Sage Products. Safe patient handling and mobility (SPHM) is such a critical issue to the nursing force, that the American Nurses Association has created the Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Interprofessional National Standards to guides nurses on this topic.

August 2017 The Year of the Healthy Nurse

8/5/2017 8:36:57 PM

The theme for this month is happiness! Spread the Joy!Put on your happy face! We are in the eighth month of ANA’s Year of the Healthy Nurse, and our theme for August is happiness. We encourage nurses to seek happiness both at work and at home.

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation Connect

8/5/2017

Healthy Nurse Healthy Nation Grand Challenge – Nurses Leading the Nation's Journey to Better Health JOIN THE CHALLENGE

Meet Eva–Nurses Making a Difference

7/30/2017

Meet Eva. The Nurse Effect is a new video series of real-life stories which demonstrate the inspirational and powerful relationship between a patient and nurse. See the “Nurse Effect” truly come to life!.

Students–Tips on How to Thrive in your Future Career

7/26/2017

Johnson & Johnson provide tips on how to take charge of your personal growth and thrive in your future career.

Students–Find your Personal Style and Make a Good Impression on your Interview

7/24/2017

Johnson & Johnson presents tips on how to find your personal style and present your best self in an job interview and more.

Students–Harness the Power Within

7/20/2017

Johnson & Johnson present tips on how to present your best self in an job interview and more.

Social Media Guidelines for Nurses

7/13/2017

The use of social media and other electronic communication is expanding exponentially. While social media is an exciting and valuable tool to nurses when used wisely, it can pose risks when used inappropriately. NCSBN has developed social media guidelines for nurses, along with a number of resources to help disseminate best practices.

2017 NCLEX-PN Test Plan Overview

7/10/2017

NCLEX-PN practice analysis. Learn More

Nursing Comes to life with the Nurse Effect – Meet Julie

7/5/2017

Meet Julie. The Nurse Effect is a new video series of real-life stories which demonstrate the inspirational and powerful relationship between a patient and nurse. See the “Nurse Effect” truly come to life!.

Happy 4th of July

7/3/2017 11:09:00 AM

Enjoy your 4th of July by celebrating with family and friends at one of the many local firework displays.

The Nurse Effect – Keith

6/30/2017

Meet Keith. The Nurse Effect is a new video series of real-life stories which demonstrate the inspirational and powerful relationship between a patient and nurse. See the “Nurse Effect” truly come to life!.

The Nurse Effect – Alicia

6/24/2017

Meet Alica. The Nurse Effect is a new video series of real-life stories which demonstrate the inspirational and powerful relationship between a patient and nurse. See the “Nurse Effect” truly come to life!.

The Nurse Effect – Sarah (NICU Mom)

6/21/2017

Meet Sarah, a mom who relied on her NICU nurse. The Nurse Effect is a new video series of real-life stories which demonstrate the inspirational and powerful relationship between a patient and nurse. See the “Nurse Effect” truly come to life!.

Happy Father's Day

6/18/2017

Happy Father's Day from Sumner College. Dads are special!

Campaign for Nursing 15th Year Anniversary

6/11/2017

Campaign for Nursing 15th Year Anniversary

Message for New Nurses

6/7/2017

Nursing is the most amazing profession. Students stay focused and enjoy the journey.

What Nurses Do

6/3/2017

Take some time to reflect on the vital, yet often hidden roles that nurses play in our world.

Nursing: More Than a Gentle Touch

6/1/2017

Much is often made of the caring nature of nurses with frequent references to a kind word, a gentle touch, or a reassuring smile. Read more....

Oregon Nurses on Boards

5/30/2017

Across the state, nurses bring leadership and exert a positive effect on their communities by serving on boards. Check out this Nurse's Tool Kit for information about serving on boards.

In Honor of those who Served

5/26/2017

Memorial Day - School Closed

Strategic Thinking: A Nurse's Skill

5/24/2017

A professional nurse is many things: diligent, communicative, unflinching in her standards of professionalism; empathic, detail-oriented, quick-thinking. Effective nurses think strategically, aware of the long view even as they are laser-focused on the details. Whether helping patients, improving workplace logistics, or ensuring that decisions align with long-range goals, nurses are strategic thinkers by nature, skilled at holding a sharp-eyed view of the future while embracing processes that propel their organization in the right direction as quickly and smoothly as possible.

Sumner College Grads Hard at Work

5/18/2017

Sumner College is pleased to share our graduates have earned job placements. Learn who and where by reading more.

The Florence Nightingale Pledge

5/11/2017

The Nightingale Pledge, named in honour of Florence Nightingale, is a modified version of the Hippocratic Oath. Lystra Gretter and a Committee for the Farrand Training School for Nurses in Detroit, Michigan, created the pledge in 1893.

Drug Abuse Careers

5/9/2017

Are you interested in a career as a drug abuse counselor?

National Nurses Week History

5/8/2017

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale's birthday. These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event. As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually. And as of 2003, National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurses Week each year.

National Nurses Week is back and better than ever.

5/7/2017

ANA has designated 2017 as the "Year of the Healthy Nurse." Join us during National Nurses Week, May 6–12, as we explore this year’s theme, “Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit.”

7 Habits of Highly Effective Nursing Students

4/25/2017

Nursing school is challenging, whether you’re a new student or a seasoned professional. Between the volume of material to cover, the hours of studying to understand it all and learning to care for patients, nursing students have to work hard to stay on top of it all. Read about 7 habits that highly effective nursing students have exhibited.

Healthy Breakfast on the Go: For Nursing School Students

4/17/2017

Tips on eating a healthy breakfast when you're in nursing school.

How to Be a Nursing School Ninja

4/15/2017

Check out 7 High-kickin’ Nursing Study Tips

Nursing Students – 22% Job Growth by 2018

4/8/2017

The US population is getting older and more nurses are retiring—two big reasons why nursing is the country’s fastest growing occupation. You can help address the nursing shortage, grow the profession, and find opportunities, even during an economic downturn. Learn more about a future career in nursing, visit our website.

Change your Career–Change your Life.

4/7/2017

Attend a free informational seminar about Sumner College Nursing Programs

Defying Stereotypes as a Nurse Educator and Leader

4/5/2017

Eric Williams, DNP, RN, CNE, with 3 decades of career nursing, is defying stereotypes and setting new standards. Be inspired by this amazing man's story.

Begin Your Career at Sumner College

4/4/2017

Prepare for your future in Nursing. Earn a degree from Sumner College.

Nursing for 70 Years and Counting!

4/1/2017

Want to be inspired about embarking on a career in Nursing? Read about a women who has been nursing for more than 70 years and still working at her profession.

Pediatric Nursing Careers & Salary Outlook

3/30/2017

Pediatric Nursing plays a big role in our community. Lean more about this career path.

Endoscopy Nurse Careers & Salary Outlook

3/28/2017

Endoscopy Nurses Play a critical role in the community. Learn more about this technical career path in nursing.

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