It takes a villagePresentation on Jan. 31 will spotlight UAB School of Nursing's efforts to care for Jefferson County's most vulnerable medical populationsposted a while back 1370 viewsBreaking down more barriers to health careExpanded partnership with Aletheia House will provide increased access to medically underserved populations in Bessemerposted a while back 1714 viewsAlumni leading nursing education in ThailandKunaviktikul reappointed as dean, Kaewthummanukul to serve as an associate dean of Chiang Mai University’s Faculty of Nursingposted a while back 1315 viewsVeterans CAN! Program a life-changer for Tanisha JordanActive duty U.S. airman relishing opportunity to pursue BSN degree at UAB School of Nursingposted a while back 3804 viewsMarkaki named deputy director of PAHO/WHO Collaborating CenterWill join the School in mid-August from the University of Crete, succeed now-retired Dr. Lynda Wilsonposted a while back 2206 viewsAMNP students get real-world look at harsh realities of life for vulnerable populationsUnique approach to community health clinicals enhances meaning, creativityposted a while back 2539 viewsReturned Peace Corps Volunteers excel in AMNP programExperiences abroad help Nieuwenhuys, Strawn suceed in School's accelerated master's curriculumposted a while back 2607 viewsESGR honors McMullan for commitment to students meeting military requirementsOrganization recognizes employers who support, value employment of U.S. service membersposted a while back 2354 viewsWaldrop climbed ladder quickly in MHNP Residency ProgramMade transition from resident in the School to VA co-director in less than three yearsposted a while back 2848 viewsUAB School of Nursing partnerships with VA, veterans continue to flourishStrong relationships producing health care professionals who are well prepared to identify and care for veterans wherever they areposted a while back 2470 viewsU.S. Army promotes PhD student Swiger to lieutenant colonelUAB School of Nursing colleagues mark special day with ceremony, receptionposted a while back 2763 viewsFormal expansion announced of UAB Nursing - partnership among School, Health System, HospitalEmphasizes lifelong learning, professional development and innovation, especially in the areas of quality and safetyposted a while back 3083 viewsDeupree, UAB leading Health Literacy Partnership of AlabamaAssistant professor serving as chair of statewide panel focusing on increasing the public's basic understanding of health information and servicesposted a while back 2658 viewsWork at PATH Clinic providing "in-depth education"First School of Nursing student to serve as triage tech Hannah Wood having a positive impact in critical assessment roleposted a while back 3698 viewsChild Care: Faculty Collaborate with Children’s of Alabama to Improve Care, Outcomes for Patients and NursesThe School of Nursing collaborates with Children’s of Alabama, both academically and clinically, to improve care and outcomes for the young people who receive care thereposted a while back 3564 viewsSuccessfully leading transitional care innovationsThree nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needsposted a while back 5509 viewsUAB School of Nursing students, faculty help those in need at health fairCombine with community partners for successful events in two medically underserved Birmingham-area suburbsposted a while back 3458 viewsInternational partnership with Hacettepe University beneficial for both schools, students, facultyHacettepe University is a distinguished, highly advanced, research-based institution in the heart of Ankara, Turkey, and much like UAB, it educates many of the country’s nursing leadersposted a while back 3944 views
Dr. Larry Dossey to present lecture on integrative medicine Dec. 3Author of 12 books dealing with consciousness, spirituality, and healing, including The New York Times bestseller “Healing Words: The Power Of Prayer And The Practice Of Medicine,” and most recently “One Mind: How Our Mind Is Part Of A Greater Consciousness And Why It Matters”posted a while back 3125 views
Successfully leading transitional care innovationsThree nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needsposted a while back 2727 viewsVA Nursing Academic Partnership earns 2015 AACN Exemplary Academic-Practice Partnership AwardRecognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomesposted a while back 2854 viewsPATH Clinic has new homeUAB School of Nursing’s PATH Clinic serves vulnerable populations with diabetesposted a while back 4443 viewsNP students learn eye exam skills through interprofessional partnership with UAB School of OptometryNurse Practitioner students learn eye exam skills through interprofessional partnership with UAB School of Optometryposted a while back 4044 viewsUAB School of Nursing redesignated PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center another four yearsThe UAB School of Nursing is one of nine WHO Collaborating Centers in Nursing in the United States and one of 43 in the world.posted a while back 3614 viewsSchool helps The Foundry win grant for Food TruckGrant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburbposted a while back 6667 viewsAACN CEO visits UAB School of Nursing, BVAMCDeborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnershipposted a while back 5594 viewsUAB School of Nursing hosts ANCC Nurse Executive/Nurse Executive Advanced Certification Exam Review CourseFirst ANCC Nurse Executive/Nurse Executive Advanced Certification Exam Review held in UAB School of Nursingposted a while back 8443 viewsFive questions with Jim Raper
Get to know Jim Raper a tenured Professor in the UAB School of Medicine, the only nurse with a primary appointment, and holds a secondary appointment in the School of Nursing.
Advanced practice nursing at the 1917 Clinic
Jim Raper is proud to be a nurse practitioner and to have been the first nurse to direct a medical clinic at UAB. This, he said, has afforded him the opportunity to incorporate advanced practice nursing into every aspect of the 1917 Clinic.
NEPQR making a difference for those living with diabetesDiabetes is an enormous problem in Alabama, but a UAB School of Nursing-managed post-discharge diabetes clinic is making the difference for hundreds of uninsured patients.posted a while back 4358 views
Leading transitional careImagine being discharged from the hospital knowing you suffer from heart failure, and you have no access to continuing outpatient care. What do you do when you’re in trouble—go to the emergency room, get readmitted, or worse, do nothing? It’s a recipe for a vicious cycle that could have disastrous outcomes.posted a while back 4621 viewsNursing without wallsNursing without walls—delivering quality care to populations how, when and where they need, and caring for their unique needs without traditional encumbrances—has become the essence of nursing that is practiced, taught and studied at the UAB School of Nursing.posted a while back 5572 viewsNew wounds, new approachThe UAB School of Nursing and Birmingham VA Medical Center are again expanding their 43-year-old partnership and the focus on Veterans' mental health needs.posted a while back 5118 viewsCancer resources at your fingertipsIt has not taken Assistant Professor Deborah Walker, DNP, CRNP, AOCN, long to prepare her recently launched cancer resources smart phone app to go beyond Birmingham or cancer.posted a while back 4180 viewsUAB Gets Grant to Continue Interprofessional EducationThe UAB School of Dentistry, in partnership with the UAB schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Optometry, received a $150,000 renewal grant through the DentaQuest Foundation to train professional students to work collaboratively and recognize when they should make referrals to other professions.posted a while back 4085 viewsUAB School of Nursing Receives $1.4M to Craft Practice Model, Expand CareThe UAB School of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.4-million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to develop and implement an innovative interprofessional collaborative health-care practice model that improves quality of care and outcomes for underserved patients with diabetes and other chronic conditions.posted a while back 4151 viewsHarper named to Department of Veterans Affairs' Special Medical Advisory Group
Advising on matters relating to the care and treatment of VeteransUAB Dentistry Cares Community Day charity event treats more than 350
More than 500 volunteers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, the UAB School of Nursing, Cahaba Valley Health Care, and other local dentists, health agencies and companies cared for more than 350 people today as part of the first UAB Dentistry Cares Community Day.UAB School of Nursing reopens health clinic at The Foundry
The UAB School of Nursing has acquired the health clinic at The Foundry Rescue Mission and Recovery Center in Bessemer and began seeing patients – both residents of The Foundry and members of the community in need of health care – July 1, 2013.Nursing partners to expand care in rural Alabama
Nursing, Medicine partner in AHEC initiative to expand access to primary care — especially for rural and other under-served populations — in Alabama using a five-year, $5.25-million HRSA grantFaculty practice showcases osteoporosis workUAB School of Nursing faculty provide leadership in clinical practice for those living with osteoporosisposted a while back 5330 viewsThe Critical JunctureThe UAB School of Nursing partners at the critical juncture to improve access and quality health care for communitiesposted a while back 4083 views