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RWJF Grant to Help Nursing Students Improve Health Outcomes for Camden Teens

RWJF Grant to Help Nursing Students Improve Health Outcomes for Camden Teens

By Ed Moorhouse Students and faculty at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden will help to improve the health and well-being of Camden teens and their families thanks to a $199,969 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation under its New Jersey Nursing Initiative. The funding will allow Rutgers–Camden to establish a health education program at […]

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Nursing Simulation Lab Trains Students in Patient Care

Nursing Simulation Lab Trains Students in Patient Care

By Ed Moorhouse New state-of-the-art, innovative clinical simulation technology is bringing nursing students at Rutgers University–Camden to the cutting edge of nursing education. The students are being trained on 10 new “high fidelity” patient simulator manikins that breathe, have a pulse, and manifest symptoms as if they were real people. By working on the manikins […]

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Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden Introduces Online RN-to-BS Program

By Ed Moorhouse The Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden is now offering its highly successful RN-to-BS degree-granting program online, allowing registered nurses the opportunity to earn their bachelor’s degrees at their own pace while still managing professional responsibilities. “There is a huge push nationally among hospitals seeking out nurses with baccalaureate degrees,” says Claudia Beckmann, associate […]

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Taking Nursing to New Heights

Taking Nursing to New Heights

By Ed Moorhouse It’s known as the golden hour — the time it takes to transport a patient suffering from a traumatic injury from the field to the hospital. It’s a matter of life or death. “Patients’ chances for survival are greatest if they receive care during that narrow window of time,” says Marian Nowak, […]

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Prestigious National Honor Bestowed Upon Nursing Scholar

Prestigious National Honor Bestowed Upon Nursing Scholar

By Ed Moorhouse Janice Beitz, a professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden and director of its wound, ostomy, and continence graduate certificate program, has been inducted into the prestigious Academy of Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing. Beitz, a Cherry Hill resident, is one of 22 nurse educators who have been selected […]

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