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HBU Secures 9 Students for New MSN in Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care Program

Houston Baptist University’s specialized hybrid nursing degree began a new session on January 14, 2019.  Houston Baptist University’s School of Nursing and Allied Health is excited to welcome a cohort of 9 registered nurses to their hybrid Master of Science in Nursing Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care program.  Classes for this degree program started [...]

The Nursing Shortage in Texas

Popularity can lead to challenges and that’s certainly the case in Texas. It’s a state where millions of people already live, and millions more still want to live. Nowhere is the massive shift of population to the South and West in the United States more apparent than in the Lone Star State. Texas already is [...]

Nurse Safety and Safe Patient Care 

Nurses work in a sometimes stressful and physically demanding profession that requires lifting, bending and reaching.   This is why nurse safety is so important.   In an American Nurses Association health risk survey, about 42 percent of nurses said that their jobs involved heavy lifting and repositioning of patients. That leads to the most significant cause of injuries to nurses: back issues.   The federal Occupational Safety [...]