Welcome to the MS in Nursing Resource Center where you will find relevant articles, helpful tips and tools, and additional information to help you learn more about this field as you are exploring educational options.
Featured Article: A Nurse's Guide to "The Future of Nursing" Report
The Institute of Medicine’s 2010 report “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health” is a blueprint for how nursing must transform to successfully meet the challenges of 21st century health care, from practice to policy. The document presents a detailed strategy for accomplishing this feat. This guide presents an easy-to-read summary of the report’s four key messages and eight action-oriented recommendations.
What are the Qualities of a Nurse Leader?
Educated and experienced nurse leaders are needed to manage teams, patient care, and promote organizational goals. Competencies needed by successful nurse leaders are gained via education, experience and mentoring.
The Responsibilities of a Nurse Manager
The fast-paced, multitasking role of a nurse manager is never boring. Fortunately, with the skills, training, and talent you will learn through the RN to BSN or the Master of Science in Nursing program at the University of Saint Mary, you will always be prepared.
Top 6 Nursing Scholarship Resources
According to the Bureau of Labor, employment of registered nurses is projected to grow 19 percent from 2012 to 2022, due to the advances in technology, a growing aging population, and an increased emphasis on preventative care.
The Five Methods to Create an Outstanding Nursing Career
The power to shape your nursing career in ways that fulfill your overall professional and personal aspirations is entirely in your control. While the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts the nursing industry will grow 19 percent by 2022, the BLS also suggests that nurses with diversified skills and more education have better job prospects.