Lehigh Valley Health Network is shifting its emphasis from hospital care to neighborhood clinics, urgent care centers and telemedicine, according to LVHN's annual report. Chief Operating Officer Terry Capuano said as outpatient care increases, Lehigh may reduce its inpatient capacity.
The California University of Pennsylvania is offering a master of science degree in nursing education program to address a shortage in nursing faculty. The program is entirely online and will prepare nurse educators to teach in academic or health care settings.
The Lehigh Valley Young Nurse Professionals are hosting a Christmas Social on Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Bethlehem Social Still. All RNs, nursing students and guests are invited to attend. RSVP by Dec. 12. Special giveaways if you wear an ugly sweater! Network with RNs from the Lehigh Valley, enjoy amazing cocktails, and indulge in great food. Celebrate the season with us.
Education on preventing wrong site surgery
All nurses and nursing students are invited to "Preventing Wrong Site Surgery" on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. This event will be held at Carlow University in Pittsburgh. A light meal and general meeting will be held from 5-5:50 pm. The presentation will be held from 6-7 p.m. We are pleased to host our event speaker, Robert Yonash, RN, CPPS, Patient Safety Liaison, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority. The event is FREE but registration is required by e-mailing SROBERTSON@CARLOW.EDU.
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