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Aiming high: AVP for Academic Affairs and Interim Nursing Dean Steve Light looks to build on a strong foundation
By Juan Miguel Pedraza, University & Public Affairs writer An avid marathoner,Steve Lightis an advocate for health and fitness. Through his 14 years at the University of North Dakota, first as a...
9/5/13 at 1:55 PM UND restructures College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines administration; continues focus on meeting health care needs 7/26/13 at 3:36 PM
UND’s Kelsey Lindberg will graduate with a master’s degree in kinesiology Saturday and start her dream job June 1 5/10/13 at 12:18 PM
Students and mentors partner up through AAS
Many of the Fargo Public Schools Development Foundations efforts to benefit the Districts students involves the funding of programs and initiatives. However, one of its flagship programs, Adopt-A-Sc...
4/29/13 at 8:00 AM
Nursing homes say they need more money than bill includes
By Danielle Killey Jon Riewer said his organization faces funding shortages, losing employees and struggling to provide care to the elderly and disabled. At this point I would classify our situation a...
4/22/13 at 11:50 AM Legislative notebook: Senators' message to U is to be accountable 4/18/13 at 8:18 AM
Legislative notebook: House to debate lockout unemployment payments 3/21/13 at 6:05 PM
FCPH Offering Free Blood Pressure Checks at West Acres Today
The week of April 1-7 is National Public Health Week. Fargo Cass Public Health will be at West Acres Mall in the Herbergers wing today, April 3 from noon-6 p.m. giving blood pressure checks, free refr...
4/3/13 at 6:58 AM
Maintaining Lifestyles as We Age with Assistive Technology
As we grow older, everyone experiences changes in abilities. With these age-related changes comes the need to do everyday tasks differently, from donning reading glasses tocheck the daily mail, to cho...
2/11/13 at 1:54 PM
The truth about nurses
It's National Nurses Week this week, which means gratitude, a few days of attention and maybe some free cookies for the hard-working individuals who make up the American nursing profession. Only I ca...
5/7/12 at 11:28 AM Real nurses sound off about TV portrayals 6/11/09 at 3:28 AM
Nursing student earns national scholarship
Melinda Thompson entered the medical field 22 years ago as a transcriptionist and part-time certified nursing assistant. Now a senior in MSUMs nursing baccalaureate program, Thompson earned the Studen...
2/2/12 at 10:11 AM
Hate Christmas? What?
Yesterday afternoon, my daughter and the other Chamber Singers from Fridley High School performed at Catholic Elder Care, a nursing home in Northeast Minneapolis. The group of twelve-ish students dres...
12/14/11 at 6:30 AM
Jamestown College announces major gifts toward science building project
Jamestown College has announced a $3 million gift from Margaret Thielsch, East Greenwich, R.I., toward the construction of a new science and nursing laboratory complex adjacent to Orlady Hall. Origin...
10/24/11 at 1:33 PM Nursing students to share photos, stories from Kenya 3/21/11 at 10:15 AM
Allied Health Career Day – October 6
The Ninth Annual Health Career Day will be held October 6 at the North Dakota State College of Science, located at 800 Sixth Street North in Wahpeton, N.D. Career Day will begin at 9 a.m. in the Harry...
10/5/11 at 1:22 PM NDSCS Nursing program lives up to No. 1 ranking 8/10/11 at 8:11 AM
Degrees Employers Want
Trying to decide what to major in during college? In 2010, Challenger, Gray & Christmas, a large consulting firm, asked 100 human resource professionals which degrees have the best chance of helpi...
5/17/11 at 6:23 AM Looking for a Hot, New Career? 2/9/11 at 8:36 AM
Top 10 Careers with High Rates of Depression 1/5/11 at 7:16 AM
Look out Warren Buffet, here I come.
Every zillionaire made his money with an okay idea and phenomenal timing. I think I've found my ticket to financial heaven: GAY NURSING HOMES Modern medical advances have made it possible for the li...
3/27/11 at 3:44 PM
In 2009, there were 23 States that spent more than 75% of their Medicaid LTC A/D on nursing homes.[NE, ME, CT, OH, WY, AL*, MI, NJ, AZ, FL, UT, HI*, IL*, KY, PA, NH, IN, MS, MD, SD, DE, ND, RI*]. *All...
9/30/10 at 11:09 AM 10 year anniversary for Olmstead 6/29/09 at 2:31 AM
It's Always Hard When Relative Go Into Nursing Homes or Extended Care
It is always hard for relatives to go into extended care, nursing homes, etc. I can't believe the adjustment. Finally my husband's aunt got her hair done, and she feels better about herself. She is a ...
8/5/10 at 1:45 PM Hospital Health Care In Duluth, MN ETC. 7/31/10 at 3:26 AM
Nurses Who Care About You 7/25/10 at 4:43 AM
Spotlight in the Sun: Back from Kenya
Here is this week's edition of Spotlight in the Sun, featuring Dr. Jackie Mangnall, chair of Jamestown College's nursing program, discussing her students' recent trip to Kenya. ...
3/9/10 at 10:57 AM