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Stories with subject: Nursing care
  • Rapid City school's nursing program can stay open 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 2:23 pm
  • RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The head of the South Dakota Board of Nursing says Western Dakota Technical Institute has made significant progress in addressing board concerns and its nursing program can stay open.

  • SD college denied nursing program accreditation 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 11:07 am
  • ABERDEEN, South Dakota - Aberdeen's Presentation College's nursing program has been denied a continuance of its national accreditation.

  • Senate approves bill on ailing nursing schools 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 12:49 pm
  • TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Senate on Friday moved to try to address sliding test scores for nursing school graduates and a glut of poorly performing programs, passing a measure that would require accreditation for all new schools within five years of accepting students.

  • Frostburg State aims to increase nursing educators 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 11:17 am
  • BALTIMORE - The University System of Maryland has approved a master's degree in nursing program at Frostburg State University to address a shortage of nursing educators.

  • Rutgers board votes to merge 2 nursing schools 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 4:16 pm
  • NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey - The Rutgers University Board of Governors has approved merging two nursing programs despite questions from union officials about the implications for employees.

  • Board OKs plan for nursing college to join NDSU 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 1:49 pm
  • FARGO, North Dakota - The North Dakota Board of Higher Education has approved a plan for North Dakota State University to take over the Sanford College of Nursing.

  • Docs, nurses push lawmakers for Medicaid expansion 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 10:40 am
  • TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Roughly 100 nurses, doctors and consumers are flying to Tallahassee to lobby legislators about affordable health care.

  • Mass. hospitals, nurses spar over ballot question 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 3:05 pm
  • BOSTON - Massachusetts hospitals are facing off against the state's top nurses' union over a ballot question that would set nurse-patient ratios.

  • Ohio program trains Air Force war doctors, nurses 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 1:52 pm
  • CINCINNATI - The soldier on the military cargo plane struggles to breathe. He developed pneumonia while serving in Afghanistan and needs medicine now, but the pump to deliver it won't work properly.

  • Cuba hikes salaries for doctors, nurses 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 1:21 pm
  • HAVANA - Cuba is giving hundreds of thousands of medical workers raises that in some cases exceed 100 percent, official media on the island announced Friday, though pay remains much lower than what medical professionals earn elsewhere.