The Impact of the 2016 Election on Health IT
The 2016 General Election is thought to have severe consequenses on healthcare, and, indeed, the nation. Learn about how elections in the...
From Military Life to Student Life: Making the Mental Switch
Jacksonville University’s Michael Fleming understands the challenges of transitioning from military life to student life.
Expansion of Nurse’s Scope of Practice
States are beginning to expand the role of nurses with graduate level education. Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) are now able...
Catching up with Jamie Daugherty
Jamie discusses her current success after earning her online RN to BSN degree, and working from home as a medical consultant for at-risk ...
JU Grad Helps Drug and Alcohol Addicted Teens
Lauren Annis spends her days helping drug and alcohol addicted teenagers through withdrawal and recovery, a job that bears as many reward...
The flexibility of an online program was a major factor for Jamie Daugherty when choosing Jacksonville University for her RN to BSN degree.
What is Magnet Status?
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) recognizes hospitals that provide the highest quality of care via their nursing staff thr...
The Difference Between Nurse Practitioners and Doctors
Chances are good that your next doctor’s appointment might find you treated by a nurse practitioner rather than your primary care p...
The Relationship Between Nursing Unions, Job Satisfaction and Quality Patient Care
Nurses are under constant pressure to provide the best patient care possible. Learn how nursing unions have become a critical component i...
Jumpstarting your Health Information Exchange Strategy
HIE allows caregivers and providers to share vital medical information electronically.
What is Health IT? A Comprehensive Overview
Electronic health records are just the tip of the health IT iceberg.
Health Informatics in Developing Countries
Health informatics is making an impact on healthcare around the globe, including in developing countries.
Registered Nurse Salary and Job Description
New medical technologies, better standards of care and an aging population that’s living longer mean there is a greater need for re...
How to Become a Nurse Practitioner
Registered nurses need to get a graduate degree to become a nurse practitioner. While this requires hard work and dedication, the rewards...
The Best and Highest Paying Nursing Jobs
Many of the best nursing jobs require higher education. In fact, some nursing career paths are only open to RNs who have a bach...
Why JU Students Love Renee Rodgers
Sometimes Rodgers' role goes beyond helping students with their academic needs. Some of the students with whom she works reach out to her...
Nursing Schools Online
Information about the online learning experience and options for nursing schools in America.
Top Reasons to Earn Your BSN Degree
JU's top reasons to earn your BSN degree - In today’s tough economy many nurses are going back to school to get their Bachelor of S...
Top Nurses in History: Anna Caroline Maxwell
American Nurse Anna Caroline Maxwell had a history spanning 1851 through 1929.
Top Nurses in History: Cicely Saunders
Learn about Cicely Saunders, one of the top nurses in history and her hospice movement regarding care of the terminally ill from Jacksonv...
Top Nurses in History: Clara Barton
American Red Cross organizer Clara Barton was also a patent clerk and a humanitarian.
Nursing Licensure Requirements – Alabama
In order to apply for licensure as a registered nurse in Alabama, candidates must have graduated from an RN program approved by the state...
Nursing Licensure Requirements – California
Applicants to become a licensed RN in the state of California must have passed the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered ...
Nursing Licensure Requirements – Florida
In order to become a licensed RN in the state of Florida, applicants must have completed an approved Registered Nurse program and passed ...
Top Healthcare Sites
A list of the Top Healthcare Sites written and published by Healthcare Professionals and those in Nursing.
Telemonitoring in the ICU
Learn how to acquire a Tele-ICU Nurse Certification for telemonitoring in the ICU.
Surgeries Broadcast Live Via Social Media
Social media has transformed the information highway and spurred adaptations across multiple industries and professions.
Sarah's MSN Story
After a work injury, Sarah realized she wanted to change her situation and began pursuing her MSN degree from Jacksonville University....
Jacksonville University Spring 2016 Commencement
Hear our recent graduates talk about the quality of Jacksonville University's Online Programs.
Studies Find Generic Drugs Effective in Treating Cancer
A hormone suppressant and a bone preservation medication may work together to boost breast cancer survival rates. Each also may counter s...
Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences Now Open
The newly named college is part of a long-running partnership between Jacksonville University and nonprofit Brooks Rehabilitation.