July 21, 2017

NC Requirements Impact Nursing Education Choices

Important! Are you in school or thinking about going to school for a bachelors, masters or doctorate degree in nursing? Are you enrolled in an online nursing program or an out-of-state college? Does your program require a clinical, a practicum or a project related to evidence-based practice, nursing education or nursing research? If you answered […]

Beyond Surgery® Training Seminar, July 15-17, 2016

Beyond Surgery ® Training Program July 15-17, 2016 Mission Hospital, 1 Hospital Drive, Asheville, NC 28801  Brochure with registration info Course Description This interactive training program combines specific holistic tools to help reduce discomfort or anxiety, and to accelerate healing for persons undergoing surgical or medical procedures, chemotherapy, radiation or any procedure involving discomfort or anxiety. […]

Writing for Publication Workshop June 25, 2014

Want to learn more about writing for publication? Attend this workshop—-Open to all Mission Health staff   Focus is RNs; other disciplines welcome! June 25, 2014 9am to 1pm 1 Hospital Drive, Classrooms #5205 and 5206   Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC  Instructions and hands-on exercises to demystify the process Nursing Contact Hours available* Refreshments included To register […]

EBP Academy Application Deadline April 30, 2014

Registered Nurses Across Mission Health! Apply to participate in the Evidence-based Academy scheduled for Summer 2014 to:  –develop foundational skills –provide evidence-based care –improve patient outcomes Deadline April 30, 2014 Open the link below to read a flyer with a direct link to the Nursing Research Council application page.  EBP Academy Info and Application details

Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses: Web-Based Module

Online CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) course available to all Mission Health nurses via LMS.  content derived from content experts and from the OSHA 2004 Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Health Care & Social Service Workers The course takes approximately 2.5-3 hours to complete and awards 2.6 CEs, when completed in its […]

Mission Health Regional Cardiovascular Seminars Feb. 20 and 24, 2014

Plan to attend these free regional seminars open to all nurses in the region, regardless of employer. Hear leading nurses and physicians discuss Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiovascular Invasive Procedures. Nursing contact hours available. *                                                                                                         Dates:  February 20 and 24, 2014 (mornings) Location:  Glenn Theatre, Owen Heart Tower, 2nd floor, Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC To […]

Nursing Education Fair

October 29, 2013 from 11 am to 2 pm 501 Biltmore Auditorium Lobby, Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC All Mission Health Staff Invited! Open the link below (left click) to read the list of schools and organizations that will be present to help you make decisions about your higher nursing education. Nursing Education Fair October 29, 2013

Info Session: Western Carolina University RN to BSN Program

By 2020, the Institute of Medicine recommends that 80% of nurses be bachelor degreee prepared. Be proactive! Start earning your BSN now! Plan to attend this evening session. Get the career information you need. Who: Jessica Shirley, Ed.D. Director of Student Services School of Nursing Education What: Information about nursing programs offered at WCU Where: […]

Come to the Art and Science of Nursing event Sept. 16!

September 16, 2013 from 9am to 7pm 501 Biltmore Old Library, Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC  All Mission Health staff are invited to attend. Art work:  done by Mission Hospital RNs and Certified Nursing Assistants. Posters:  Evidence-Based Practice projects and Nursing Research studies. Theme:  Living the BIG(GER) Aim through Nursing Research and Evidence Based Projects Left click the […]

So you want to go back to school? Now what?

Back to School Information Booths Memorial and St. Joseph’s campuses, Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC Select dates during September 2013 Info about universities, what to look for in a university, tuition reimbursement, and comments from staff who have done it Sponsored by the Nursing Professional Development Council Left click on the flyer link below for details. Back to School […]