The Immigrant Nurse Credentialing (INC) Program, a new RN re-entry program approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN), is a partnership between WorkSystems, Inc. and the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO). “Internationally educated nurses are often underemployed given their educational and professional
A new report from the Oregon Center for Nursing provides insight into reasons behind high turnover rates among Oregon’s nurse faculty. The report, “Oregon’s Nurse Faculty: Why Are They Leaving?” is a follow up to faculty surveys conducted in 2009, 2011 and 2014. “Nursing education
The Oregon Center for Nursing (OCN), in conjunction with the Oregon Action Coalition (OAC), recently released four videos as part of its Oregon Nurses on Boards initiative, which aims to educate and inspire nurses to seek out board positions. Troy Larkin, MN, RN of Providence
On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, the Oregon Center for Nursing hosted a free webinar, “Characteristics of the Nursing Workforce in Oregon – 2016.” The webinar was a chance to discuss OCN’s latest report with Research Director, Rick Allgeyer, PhD. Click here to download a free
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