Nursing

February 10, 2019 - 11:40 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — The state has awarded the Salina Area Technical College a $210,000 grant to help with start-up costs of the college's new associate degree in nursing program. The college announced the grant from the Kansas Department of Commerce on Friday. The Kansas Board of Regents and the...
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March 25, 2018 - 11:57 am
A bill that would require nursing facilities to get written permission from residents or their guardians before administering antipsychotic drugs faced stiff opposition from groups representing doctors, hospitals and skilled nursing homes during debate in the Kansas Legislature. The U.S. Food and...
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Dreamstime
September 10, 2017 - 11:32 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Fake fingers are bringing some national attention to Johnson County Community College. Health care students at the community college use plastic fingers that hold liquid to simulate drawing blood for glucose testing. The Kansas City Star reports it's the first product...
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Dreamstime
May 16, 2017 - 5:55 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas School of Nursing plans to open a campus in Salina this fall. The new venture is a partnership with Salina Regional Health Center. John Berggren, spokesman for the Salina health center, said in a news release Tuesday that the campus will accept a class...
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