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2014-06-17 23:13:14

In acknowledgment of her stature within nursing education and American health care, as she retires as CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the NLN will honor Geraldine "Polly" Bednash, PhD, RN, FAAN, with its highest accolade. The capacity crowd of nurse faculty, deans, and administrators, and executives of health care organizations attending the 2014 NLN Education Summit will see Dr. Bednash receive the NLN President's Award at the gala NLN Banquet,...

2014-06-17 12:25:59

Special Guests Include HRSA Administrator Mary Wakefield; Nationally Recognized Nurse Practitioners Championing Innovative Care Delivery; and Country Music Superstar Martina McBride NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today kicks off its 2014 National Conference, the largest annual gathering of nurse practitioners (NPs) in the country. The event brings together approximately 5,300 NPs for more than 250...

2014-06-06 23:09:53

Aureus Medical Group, a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing, will exhibit at the 2014 AANP National Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Aureus Medical Group (web: aureuslocumtenens.com), a national leader in healthcare staffing, including nurse practitioner jobs, has announced that it will participate as an exhibitor at the 29th Annual American Association of Nurse Practitioners’ National Conference to be held June 17-22, 2014 in Nashville, TN. AANP...

2014-05-30 23:02:32

Dr. Marcelo DaSilva, Director of the International Midwest Mesothelioma Program at the Cardinal Bernadine Cancer Center, discussed innovative approaches to mesothelioma treatment during the May 27 “Ask the Nurse” series event. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 A discussion with nationally recognized mesothelioma expert Dr. Marcelo DaSilva highlighted the most recent “Ask the Nurse” series live chat hosted by MesotheliomaHelp.org. “We are passionate about mesothelioma care, but...

2014-05-29 23:07:01

In honor of National Cancer Survivor’s Day on June 1, the Nurse Oncology Education Program (NOEP) has released a free continuing education course entitled Survivorship Care: Increasing Your Patients’ Quality of Life at http://www.noep.org. Nurses, no matter the field of practice, can impact care for cancer survivors. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Nearly 14 million Americans are now living with and beyond a diagnosis of cancer. Major advances in cancer detection and treatment have...

2014-05-27 23:04:49

Southern New Hampshire University’s inaugural Nursing Pinning Ceremony was held May 9 (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Southern New Hampshire University’s Department of Nursing celebrated its first class of baccalaureate nursing graduates at the inaugural Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Friday, May 9. Surrounded by family and friends, each nursing student received an SNHU nurse’s pin, signifying their completion of the program and dedication to the profession. The students graduated during the...

2014-05-12 23:05:17

Mediaplanet Publishing, in partnership with the American Nurses Association, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, and more say a heartfelt “thank you” to our nation’s nurses during National Nurses Week and beyond. Key nursing organizations, thought leaders, companies and schools are in the process of publishing their second edition of Mediaplanet’s ‘Nurse Appreciation,’ which will be available on May 30th, a campaign dedicated to educate Americans on the current...

2014-05-08 23:04:27

Third round of Project RN funding raises total investment to $3 million. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) plans to invest an additional $960,000 in stipends to as many as 12 nursing students pursuing advanced degrees to become nurse educators through the company’s Project RN nurse education partnership program. Project RN’s 2014 grant awards include $80,000 stipends over 36 months for one student at each of the following schools: Bowie...

2014-05-06 23:11:21

Three lucky nurse scholars will each win $1000 toward their education costs. Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Medical Solutions, the nation’s third-largest travel nurse staffing company, kicks off its third annual Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Essay Contest May 6, 2014. In honor of Nurses Week, May 6-12, this contest will award three lucky undergraduate or postgraduate nurse scholars with a $1000 scholarship. Applicants will be judged on several criteria including academic...

2014-05-06 23:09:17

The largest peer-to-peer online networking site for nurses and nursing students announces the launch of its “Thank a Nurse” initiative – just in time for National Nurse Appreciation Week, May 6 to May 12, 2014. Excelsior, MN (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 allnurses.com, the largest peer-to-peer online networking site for nurses and nursing students, announced the launch of its “Thank a Nurse” initiative – just in time for National Nurse Appreciation Week, May 6 to May 12, 2014. Friends,...


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2007-06-24 20:50:57

The Nurse Shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum, is a shark in the nurse sharks family, the only member of its genus Ginglymostoma. It may reach a length of 14.1 ft (4.3 m). Taxonomy The name nurse shark is thought to be a corruption of nusse, a name which once referred to the Catsharks of the family Scyliorhinidae. The nurse shark family name, Ginglymostomatidae, derives from the Greek words for hinge and mouth. Distribution and habitat The nurse shark is a common inshore bottom-dwelling...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.