We stumbled across a great resource for RNs looking to go back to school for their BSN degree. Unlike most websites that simply list the programs available, this one lists the specifics of the program, the cost and the length of the program. Check it out here - http://www.toprntobsn.com/degrees/online-rn-to-bsn-programs/
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This is a great webinar for EHR Tutor customers, anyone reviewing electronic charting systems, Advanced Practice instructors and schools that would like ideas for how to use the EHR they already have.
We have a few instructors who all came up with an excellent lab idea independently. It's really interesting when we hear from schools because so often people will arrive at similar use-cases without interacting with each other at all. This activity was one of those times. A modified version adapted from each instructor's idea is below:
One of our trainers recently stumbled upon this free, open source, vital sign simulator and we decided we needed to share the link with everyone. This is a great tool to enhance a simulation or skills lab to make the vital signs readings more realistic! Check it out here: http://sourceforge.net/projects/vitalsignsim/
Did you know Patricia Thomas did a Ted Talk on Nursing Education? Being a huge fan of Ted Talks, I'm amazed I never came across this before. Check out her wonderful presentation here:
Here at EHR Tutor, we have several customers whose schools focus on international students. If you also find yourself with a large portion of students from other countries with language and/or cultural differences, we've compiled a few helpful teaching ideas.
Join us for our free, 20 minute webinar this Wed at 3:30pm ET: Barcode Scanning the Easy Way. We'll be doing a short presentation on how you can easily integrate barcode scanning and medication administration into your lab using EHR Tutor.
For schools considering solutions to electronic charting, picking an Academic EHR system can be overwhelming. Once you choose a product that fits the needs of your school, there are still dozens of factors to consider. To make the process easier, we've compiled some points to ask your sales representative when reviewing products.