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NMC Graduate to Lead State Effort to Improve Sexual Assault Exams

Posted on Mon, Jun 26, 2017

This article was written by at the Omaha World-Herald on 6/10/2017.

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Topics: alumni spotlight, community outreach, nursing

BSN, MSN programs approved for accreditation by CCNE

Posted on Mon, Jun 19, 2017

Nebraska Methodist College’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing programs were approved for accreditation by the Board of Commissioners of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

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Topics: nursing, accreditation

Informatics Offers Career Path for Nurses Interested in Technology

Posted on Mon, Jun 05, 2017

In the 1800s, Florence Nightingale gathered and analyzed health data, and was known as the passionate statistician. She could be called the first informatics nurse. Data collection was conducted differently in her time than most healthcare institutions in 2017. But, like informatics nurses (IN) today, Florence Nightingale advocated for patient safety and better patient outcomes (Rehmeyer, 2013.)

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Topics: health professions, nursing

NMC Sophomore Travels to Haiti for Medical Mission

Posted on Mon, May 15, 2017

This article was published by Leeanna Ellis at the Washington County Pilot-Tribune & Enterprise on 5/12/2017.

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Topics: community outreach, student spotlight, nursing

Top 3 Myths about the Nurse Faculty Loan Program

Posted on Fri, May 12, 2017

The Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) is an attractive financial aid option for nurses considering a Master of Science in Nursing degree with an education focus. There continues to be an extreme shortage of nurses nationwide and a huge need for nurse educators to educate the next generation of nurses. In order to address the demand, the federal Health Resources and Services Administration created the NFLP.

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Topics: nurse education, financial aid, nursing

Happy National Nurses Week!

Posted on Tue, May 09, 2017

Happy National Nurses Week to all of our student, faculty, alumni and community nurses!

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Topics: nursing, National Nurses Week

7 Tips For A Successful NursingCAS Application

Posted on Tue, Apr 18, 2017

Nebraska Methodist College has partnered with NursingCAS to assist with all nursing program applications.

NursingCAS is operated by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (ACCN) and offers a convenient and efficient process to apply to nursing school using a web-based application. 

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Topics: nursing, admissions, application

NMC Nursing Students Take Part In Pledging Ceremony

Posted on Fri, Apr 07, 2017

Nebraska Methodist College baccalaureate nursing students took part in the Edna Fagan Pledging Ceremony today at St. Andrew United Methodist Church. 

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Topics: student achievements, nursing

Is An MSN or DNP Right For You?

Posted on Wed, Mar 29, 2017

“Should I go on to earn the next degree?”

This is a question you’ve likely asked yourself multiple times. But as healthcare evolves, the question nurses will confront isn’t if they should earn a degree, but which degree they should earn.

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Topics: nurse education, nursing

10 Nursing Myths That No Student Should Fall For

Posted on Thu, Aug 18, 2016

As a nursing school that’s been operating for 125 years, we’ve heard just about everything, and even the most well-meaning nursing students tend to come in with the same handful of misconceptions.

It’s time to dispel those myths once and for all. The following are ten nursing myths that our own faculty reveal should no longer be a part of the conversation.

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Topics: nurse education, nursing