May 6-12 is National Nurses Week. APUS is also celebrating our graduating nurses, including Graduate Student Scholar Award winner LDCR Mark Bramblett.
By Sarah Hedgecock
Would a nursing program fall under the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) umbrella? Or are nursing and similar fields kind of their own thing? All over the internet there are message boards where people at all stages of nursing programs argue over whether they work in a STEM field or something else. To make it worse, the answers are about evenly split.
Vlog with Joan McDade
Faculty Member, Nursing at APU
Many nurses say they are looking for opportunities beyond the bedside, and they often realize then itâ€™s time to pursue a higher degree. In this vlog, Joan McDade talks about the expectations you should have when starting an online degree in nursing.
By Glynn Cosker
Contributor, Online Learning Tips
Health information management (HIM) is an ever-evolving and vital field in the realm of health care. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth in the health information management sector is predicted to grow by 22 percent by 2022; occupations in nursing and the general healthcare field are also expected to grow by 19 percent by 2022.