Instead of splitting $10K in Mega Millions winnings, 126 NICU nurses at Mercy Children's Hospital in St. Louis decided to donate the money to two colleagues in need. Listen to the NICU team recount how this all transpired.
Once the highest-ranking female in her military unit in Iraq, US veteran Jennifer Bayonne uses the skills she learned in the Army to care for her patients at Fresenius Kidney Care Natchitoches. Jennifer joins Nursecast host, Joe Morita, to discuss how the US military uniqued prepared her for a career as a nurse.
According to the CDC “Report from Nine Maternal Mortality Review Committees,” approximately 700 women across the United States (U.S.) die each year as a result of pregnancy or pregnancy-related complications. Dr. Susan Stone, DNSc, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, a certified nurse-midwife, the President of Frontier Nursing University and the President of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, joins Nursecast to help us better understand the underlying causes and approaches to curb the increasing number...
Dr. Marian Altman, a Clinical Practice Specialist at the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, joins us to discuss the AACN Clinical Scene Investigator (CSI) Academy. The CSI Academy is a 16-month nursing leadership and innovation training program to empower hospital-based staff nurses as clinician leaders and change agents whose initiatives measurably improve patient outcomes and hospital bottom lines.
Joe Morita interviews Dr. Keith A. Lafferty, an emergency medicine director of education and process improvement at Gulf Coast Medical Center and an adjunct assistant professor of emergency medicine at Temple University. Dr. Lafferty has been involved with Mission of Hope Haiti, an organization that hosts thousands of mission trip participants from around the world. Dr. Lafferty visited Haiti after the 2010 earthquake and shares his experience working on the ground in Haiti and explains why...
Joe Morita interviews Stephen Ferrara RN, DNP, FNP-BC, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at Columbia University's School of Nursing on the importance and evolution of the Doctorate of Nursing Practice.
An interview with the faculty and research team behind the Nursing Simulation Program at Villanova. Our host visited Villanova’s College of Nursing to learn how the program has impacted students and standardized patients who have participated in the program.
In our first episode of Nursecasts, Joe Morita explores why students are choosing to pursue a degree in nursing in 2017. He interviews nursing student leaders from this year's National Student Nurses Conference in Dallas, Texas to better understand why students are joining the profession.