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WSU nursing faculty, students giving COVID vaccinations

CougNurses: 15,000 COVID vaccinations and counting

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WSU graduate nursing programs ranked in top 40 nationally

Graduate nursing programs ranked in top 40 nationally

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Words matter in healthcare encounters

Healthcare providers need to understand the impact of their words

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  • Portrait of Sarah Howard DNP student lands competitive Genentech internship

    Nurses have always been patient advocates.

    So it should come as no surprise that Sarah Howard will be taking those skills, gained through bachelor’s and doctoral degrees from the Washington State University College of Nursing, to Genentech, one of America’s leading biotech companies.

    Howard landed an intensely competitive one-year internship in Genentech’s unit focusing on patient access to medications. She’ll rotate through three departments in the Access Solutions group: as a case manager working with patients on access to Genentech medications; as a reimbursement specialist working with insurers; and as a foundation specialist, helping enroll patients in a program to provide free medications to … » More …

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  • front lobby wSU college of nursing building WSU graduate nursing programs ranked in top 40 nationally

    Washington State University’s Master of Nursing-Population Health and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees are both ranked in the top 40 programs nationally in the latest U.S. News & World Report roster of graduate nursing programs, released today.

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  • Nursing students awarded first and third places in Three Minute Thesis competition

    College of Nursing students were awarded first and third place in Washington State University’s Three Minute Thesis competition on Wednesday evening.

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