Tag - Nursing

Students and faculty offer health screenings for farmworkers

Every summer, the Augusta University College of Nursing hosts an interdisciplinary student-run health fair providing free personalized and preventative health screenings, education and services to farmworkers in rural South Carolina. This outreach program brings together teams of expert health care...

Nurse referral program could earn you cash

Augusta University Medical Center is hiring nurses, and the incentive program could be beneficial to those who recommend. Medical center employees are encouraged to refer qualified BSN-prepared nurses to fill the following positions: Staff Nurse and Senior Staff Nurse. The positions can be found at...

Refer a nurse, make some money

Augusta University Medical Center is hiring nurses, and the incentive program could be beneficial to those who recommend. Medical center employees are encouraged to refer qualified BSN-prepared nurses to fill the following positions: Staff Nurse and Senior Staff Nurse. The positions can be found at...

Hospital expansion highlights nursing

The addition of 24 new and repurposed beds in the medical center underscores the need for nursing staff, and the medical center is currently stepping up its efforts to recruit new nurses. The new beds, which will increase capacity in 8 South and NW, PIMCU, 6 South Cardio, 6 South Med, 5 South...

Nurses recognized for spirit, compassion

AUGUSTA, Ga. – More than a dozen Georgia Regents University and Health System nurses were recognized at the 2015 Spirit of Nursing Showcase hosted May 2 by the CSRA Chapter of the Georgia Nurses Association. The annual Showcase and awards banquet is a celebration of National Nurses Week, which each...

Nurses Week: Blessing of the Hands

Chaplain Brennan Francois says a prayer with nurses at Georgia Regents Medical Center during one of many Blessing of the Hands ceremonies on National Nurses Day during National Nurses Week 2015. Hospital chaplains roam the hospital floors each year walking from unit to unit to anoint the hands...

GRU, GRHealth celebrate nurses

AUGUSTA, Ga. – In recognition of National Nurses Week, Georgia Regents University and Health System have more than a dozen events planned to highlight and thank nurses for their contributions to quality patient care. National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, the birthday of...

Allen leads nursing Shared Governance

Allen leads nursing Shared Governance

Carla G. Allen, a Senior Staff Nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Hospital of Georgia, has been named Chair of the Shared Governance Coordinating Council (SGCC).  Shared Governance in Nursing is a professional practice model that was founded on the principles of partnership...

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