Practice/Academic Partnership During the COVID-19 Crisis

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many hospitals have suspended clinical experiences for nursing students. To benefit both students and hospitals during the crisis, NCSBN has joined with other national nursing organizations to promote a practice-academic partnership model. This video looks at the model and the successes two states have had implementing it.

COVID-19 Pitched as 'Opportunity' to Nursing Students

from MedPage Today - June 16, 2020

OADN CEO Donna Meyer and other nursing leaders were featured in MedPage Today article on nursing students and the pandemic.

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