Educators

How This Pennsylvania Nursing Program Reached a 100% NCLEX-RN® Pass Rate

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Some nursing educators and programs aren’t satisfied until every single one of their students find NCLEX® and clinical success. Maria Grandinetti, Associate Professor, Wilkes University Passan School of Nursing, is a perfect example . . . Looking for a way to reinforce NCLEX-RN® pass rates in the accelerated cohort, Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, PA, implemented […]

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Preparing for the Next Generation NCLEX®

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By Teresa Mauk, MSN, RN and Shanna R. Ingram, BSN, RN Last month, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) held their annual NCLEX® Conference, which provided a much-anticipated deeper look at the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) project. Our educators joined thousands of others from around the United States and Canada as the […]

Educators

What Now? Current Trends and Issues in Nursing Education

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What Now? Current Trends and Issues in Nursing Education

To say that the start of the Fall 2020 academic term looks different than we thought it would is an understatement. As we looked forward to 2020 being the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife, no one could have predicted just how poignantly timed this designation would be as nurses from all over the world have once again stood on the frontline of another healthcare crisis—the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Facilitating Clinical Judgment Using Online Tools

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Facilitating Clinical Judgment Using Online Tools

Nurse educators face the incredible challenge of preparing diverse learners to care for patients with increasingly acute and complex needs in an overburdened healthcare system. This challenge is intensified as we prepare for the upcoming Next Generation NCLEX® changes, create solutions to tackle high rates of medication administration errors, and expand and accelerate nursing programs to […]