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  • Posted On: Dec 2, 2015
    Do I know as much as I think I do? Should I pursue certification in medical-surgical nursing? How should I prepare for the certification exam?   If you've ever asked yourself these questions, chances are you're already on your journey to certification. Preparing and sitting...
  • Posted On: Nov 12, 2015
      A research team, lead by Dr. Graham Nichol, University of Washington professor of medicine, conducted the largest randomized trial ever in patients with cardiac arrest. The study compared outcomes from continuous chest compressions (intervention group) versus interrupted chest...
  • Posted On: Sep 28, 2015
    See this link for more information: http://www.washington.edu/news/2015/09/16/reuters-names-uw-the-worlds-most-innovative-public-university-fourth-overall/
  • Posted On: May 20, 2015
    According to the website GoSkagit.com, "The Skagit Valley Hospital orthopedic and surgical care nurse spent two weeks in Nepal earlier this month, providing medical care to survivors of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck in April." Read more > > >
  • Posted On: May 8, 2015
    According to the finance site WalletHub, Washington is the best state for nurses; Louisiana is the worst.   The release of this year's rankings coincides with National Nurses Week, which runs from May 6-12 and celebrates "the role nurses play in delivering the highest level of quality...
  • Posted On: Nov 24, 2014
    Following a site visit by the Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) in September 2014, the Wound Management Education Program (WMEP) offered by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) was accredited for seven more years, 2014-2021. Begun...