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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.

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Simulation Resources

Connect with colleagues and resources dedicated to quality simulation education!

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.

COVID-19: School Nurses Ready To Respond

Last month, when the Oregon Department of Education announced its new guidelines for school re-openings, one group was listening closely: school nurses. Before the pandemic, an Oregon school nurse’s job description was already daunting. Charged with individualized...

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A Focus on Community Health Could Shape Nurse Recruitment

In the growing global environment, there is a constant desire to address “big pictures” or develop “large-scale” solutions. New research from the Oregon Center for Nursing (OCN) continues to say local, regionalized solutions may be more effective when it comes to...

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