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School of Nursing Professional to Deliver Holistic Admissions Training to Enhance Diversity Within the Nursing Profession

Tamara Martinez-Anderson, the School of Nursing’s marketing and community engagement manager, is serving on the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Holistic Admissions in Academic Nursing (HAHN) Consulting Group. Holistic review is a university admissions strategy that assesses an … (Read More) School of Nursing Professional to Deliver Holistic Admissions Training to Enhance Diversity Within the Nursing Profession

School of Nursing Members Recognized at Nurse Leaders of Idaho Celebrating Nursing Dinner

Boise State University is proud to announce and recognize two members of the School of Nursing who earned well-deserved recognition at the annual Nurse Leaders of Idaho (NLI) 2017 Celebrating Nursing Dinner. Pam Strohfus, associate professor and coordinator for the … (Read More) School of Nursing Members Recognized at Nurse Leaders of Idaho Celebrating Nursing Dinner

Boise State Joins Community Partnership to Assist Mothers of Preterm Infants

Jane Grassley, professor and Jody DeMeyer Endowed Chair for Nursing at Boise State University has partnered with Cindi Bennett, St. Luke’s lead lactation consultant, and Cindy Galloway, breastfeeding coordinator for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program at the Central District … (Read More) Boise State Joins Community Partnership to Assist Mothers of Preterm Infants

Where in the World? Belize

Each year, Karen Breitkreuz, an associate professor in the School of Nursing, and Anthony Songer, a professor in the College of Engineering’s construction management program, take a group of students to Belize as part of an upper-level class titled Global … (Read More) Where in the World? Belize

Boise State Researchers to Further End-of-Life Care Communication Among Clinicians and Patients

Kim Martz, associate professor in Boise State’s School of Nursing has been approved for a $25,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support a project on “Advanced Care Planning Research Collaborative.” Martz, along with Sarah Toevs, … (Read More) Boise State Researchers to Further End-of-Life Care Communication Among Clinicians and Patients

Cheryl Albright Offers Works Research Workshops October 2-4

Cheryl Albright, professor at University of Hawaii’s School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene , will visit Boise State to offer faculty research workshops. From 1:30-3:00 PM on Monday, October 2 in Norco 431, Albright will present “Deeper than a Biosketch.” … (Read More) Cheryl Albright Offers Works Research Workshops October 2-4

Standardized Patients Grow Student Confidence

How do healthcare providers become proficient in the physical tasks they must conduct with patients? Practice. On manikins, on peers. How do they improve their skills to ask patients questions, empathize with patients, and educate patients about their health? Practice … (Read More) Standardized Patients Grow Student Confidence

Boise State Graduates First Cohort of Nurse Practitioners From Master’s Program and 100 Percent Pass Credentialing Exam

Within six months of graduating with their masters of nursing, everyone in the first cohort of the Boise State School of Nursing’s adult gerontology nurse practitioner program have passed their credentialing exam. The national pass rate for the initial AGNP … (Read More) Boise State Graduates First Cohort of Nurse Practitioners From Master’s Program and 100 Percent Pass Credentialing Exam

Cathy Deckys Earns National Healthcare Disaster Professional Board Certification

By Olivia Anderson Cathy Deckys, a clinical associate professor in the School of Nursing, had the opportunity from American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to attend an interprofessional panel in D.C. with doctors, physicians assistants, social workers, pharmacists and emergency management … (Read More) Cathy Deckys Earns National Healthcare Disaster Professional Board Certification

Support Boise State Nursing Students Working with Peruvian Sheepherders

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update March 16, 2017 You can help send four Boise State nursing students and members of Boise’s Association for the Advancement of Herders (BAAH) to the Cultural Inclusion Institute Conference in Texas by donating … (Read More) Support Boise State Nursing Students Working with Peruvian Sheepherders