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Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner Ranked Number 2 of the 30 Best Jobs for the Future

Total number of jobs: 172,102  Projected job growth, 2017-2027: 35.2% Median annual salary: $103,947 Typical education: Master’s degree Advancing technology, greater focus on preventive care and an aging population will mean a growing number of patients requiring care in hospitals, doctors’ offices, long-term-care facilities and even private homes. Nurse practitioners (NPs) are highly sought after to meet that need. NPs […]

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Submit Your Comments on the BSN & MSN Programs

The Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing at Shenandoah University will be hosting the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) on February 20-22, 2019 for an accreditation review of our Baccalaureate and Master’s Programs. In accordance with the CCNE accreditation procedures, we extend the opportunity to our communities of interest — faculty, students, alumni, clinical […]

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Nursing Graduate Student Wins NLN-Home Instead Scholarship

Cecilia Garcia, a student in Shenandoah University’s adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner program (AGPCNP), is one of nine students from across the country to win a National League for Nursing (NLN)-Home Instead Scholarship in Geriatric Nursing Education. “Earlier this year, the NLN Foundation and Home Instead Senior Care joined forces to foster and promote geriatric […]

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Alumni Successes

Debra Myers

A Thoroughly Shenandoah Nurse

Debra Myers, DNP, ’93, ’98, ’00, ’12 is a dynamo, plain and simple. As the coordinator of two facilities located at the Heart and Vascular Center at Winchester Medical Center, she helped WMC’s parent organization, Valley Health, avoid $8 million in potential costs between 2010 and 2013, during which time she was in the process […]

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