NEWS AND EVENTS
December 4, 2013
Health care is going through a period of rapid change. Among them is the transition to ICD-10, the coding system that’s used to report medical diagnoses and procedures. Hospitals and physicians groups must be ready to make the switch by Oct. 1, 2014.
December 2, 2013
Experienced nurse Becky Shelley sought out American Sentinel University’s MSN, nursing education specialization online degree program so she could take her clinical knowledge into the classroom as a teacher.
November 20, 2013
As a modern nurse, what can you do to prevent hospital acquired infections from happening to your patient and save your health care facility an upsurge in costs? Using an evidence-based approach to infection control is proven to make a difference in your nursing practice. Let our e-book serve as your go-to handbook for basic interventions and preventions.
November 13, 2013
Nurse and IT informaticists will need an advanced degree that supports the digitization of clinical data to lower costs and improve patient care. An online degree leverages you to support the health care industry needs. Read how the use of mobile apps have made hospitals more efficient and how they have raised concerns of how to regulate and monitor.
November 6, 2013
Nurse managers creating effective patient care plans is critical in reducing hospitals readmissions. Recent research suggests increased hours of nursing care results in decreased readmissions, which most facilities agree is preventable. An online master’s degree in nursing may help nurses develop these plans, become a leader and improve care for their patients.