Shuli Archer, a student in the School of Nursing at Western Carolina University, recently received a Nurse Corps Scholarship from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration.
The School of Nursing has been ranked first in the state by the Nursing Schools Almanac research team, in part for achieving an almost perfect rate of graduates passing the NCLEX on their first attempt.
Applications are now being accepted for a new Doctor of Nursing Practice Program that will prepare nurses as family nurse practitioners.
Kae Livsey, an associate professor in the School of Nursing, is the recipient of a $10,000 prize award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to help improve pediatric care in Haywood County.
Kae Livsey with the School of Nursing has been named to the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice.