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5 Ways Home Health Care Nursing Has Changed Since The COVID-19 Outbreak


As long term care facilities and hospitals fight COVID-19 and care for patients, there is another group of frontline workers providing essential care–home health care workers. Every day, hundreds of thousands of home health care (HHC) workers go into homes to provide vital services for our seniors, homebound, and disabled neighbors. Home health nurses provide … Keep Reading

In Conversation: Dr. Renee Thompson of Healthy Workforce Institute on Nurse Bullying


Aspen University’s Sam Boone sat down with Dr. Renee Thompson, founder of the Healthy Workforce Institute, an organization that works to “eradicate workplace bullying and incivility.” We cover various ways to recognize and remediate nurse bullying, the differences between bullying and incivility, and how leaders can initiate change.        Sam Boone (SB): Thank … Keep Reading

Ed.D. vs. Ph.D. Guide


The number of doctoral degree holders is on the rise. According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Educational Attainment in the United States: 2018, since 2000, the number of people ages 25 and older whose highest degree was a doctoral degree has more than doubled to 4.5 million.Doctoral degrees fall under 3 categories: doctor’s degree-research/scholarship, doctor’s … Keep Reading

Jenny Erkfitz A Part of Selection Committee for AACN Digital Bootcamp


The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) announced that 35 nursing faculty from across the nation have been selected to participate in the 2019 AACN-Apple Digital Innovation Bootcamp: From Content to Action, held June 24-27 in Austin, Texas. Aspen’s RN to BSN Program Director, Jenny Erkfitz, was one of the members of the Selection Committee for the … Keep Reading