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The Oregon Center for Nursing facilitates research and collaboration for Oregon’s nursing workforce to support informed, well-prepared, diverse and exceptional nursing professionals.

Annual Fundraiser

Join us October 8th for a virtual celebration with amazing national speakers!

Friday Huddle

Learn more about our weekly Huddles with nursing leaders and stakeholders.

COVID-19 and Workforce Data

Statistics to keep in mind as the nursing workforce responds to COVID-19 in our communities.

Upcoming OCN Events

July 10 Friday Huddle

July 10, 2020 8:00 AM

July 10 Friday Huddle

July 10, 2020 8:00 AM

July 17 Friday Huddle

July 17, 2020 8:00 AM

July 24 Friday Huddle

July 24, 2020 8:00 AM

July 31 Friday Huddle

July 31, 2020 8:00 AM

Schools Transition to Virtual Simulation During Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic descended in March 2020, colleges and universities across the United States closed classrooms and transitioned to Zoom lectures. Nursing programs, however, faced a unique challenge. Not only did they need to quickly switch to online lectures,...

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KXL Interviews OCN About Nursing Shortages

A big thank you to Cooper Banks of KXL FM News for taking an interest in OCN's latest study on Oregon's nurse workforce. If you missed his interview with Jana Bitton on Tuesday, June 16, click the button below to hear an archived copy!

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