Monthly Archives: November 2016

Sharon Levy awarded “MEPN Preceptor of the Year”

MEPN alum, Diana Appleby (left), Sharon Levy (center) and Nadine Kassity-Krich, MEPN Clinical Placement Coordinator Each spring semester, graduating MEPN students are asked to nominate a hospital nurse who has been an excellent preceptor to them while they have completed … Continue reading

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2nd year MEPNs complete Clinical Competency Exams (CCE)

(Diane Ward examining a standardized patient) Congratulations to 2nd year MEPNs who successfully completed CCEs last Thursday and Friday. Each MEPN student provided a head-to-toe physical exam on two standardized patients (actors hired to play the role of patients), and … Continue reading

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MEPNs celebrate Dia de los Muertos

                                        This post is written by guest writer, Arianna Reisman, 2nd year MEPN. The first event of the Diversity Nurse committee … Continue reading

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MEPNs provide health screenings at USD health and wellness fair

Hypertension screenings, BMI assessments, and nutritional guidance were provided by 2nd year MEPNs for approximately 150 USD employees at the annual health and wellness fair held on October 20th at the Hahn University Center. Kudos to the following MEPN students … Continue reading

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Jonathan Goldstone wins employee of the month at Sharp Memorial

It can be very difficult to juggle the demands of the MEPN program, family responsibilities, as well as a part-time job. One of our second year MEPN students seems to have it figured out.If you need someone to give you … Continue reading

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MEPNs making an impact at Nativity Prep Academy

This guest post is written by the 2nd year MEPN students who have a clinical placement at Nativity Prep Academy.Tracy page, MSN, RN is their clinical faculty. [Our nurses “station” sign introducing ourselves to the school] From our first days … Continue reading

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