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More than 100 graduate and undergraduate students recognized at Convocation

Nursing grads honored

in Convocation ceremony

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Research by DNP students improves health care in myriad ways

Largest-ever DNP class

improves health care

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Research spotlight: Nurses are essential, yet they struggle within the health care system

Research spotlight: Nurses are essential, yet they struggle within the health care system

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Senior practicum the last hurdle for undergrads

Senior practicum

the last hurdle

for nursing undergrads

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  • Declining number of rural pharmacies in Washington ‘a worrisome trend’

    A small-town pharmacist dispenses medication, of course. But they might also provide clinical services like immunizations and blood pressure screenings; consult on health issues; or even act as a de facto benefits or case manager for customers.

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  • two kids sitting on a road in Peru Blog: WSU students take part in People of Peru Project for 13th year

    Sunday, May 20
    By Kayla Cerri

    Today we had our last full clinic day here in Iquitos. We drove about 10-15 minutes from our compound to Santo Tomas where our clinic was held.

    On our way there, I was intrigued to see the different types of homes that people lived in. Some people had cement and brick structures that seemed to resemble the types of homes we were used to seeing in the U.S., while others had makeshift houses that were heavily affected by the severe rain the night before. Once we got to Santo Thomas, we set up all our supplies in a cemented building … » More …

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  • Study: Having a quiet place for work breaks helps combat fatigue

    Health-care workers who have a quiet place to rest on their work breaks reported being significantly less sleepy than those who didn’t have that access, according to new research led by Marian Wilson, Ph.D., of the Washington State University College of Nursing.

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