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Student Nurses Want More Infection Prevention Education, Study Finds

NEW YORK- April 25, 2017-A national survey from Columbia University School of Nursing finds that almost 40 percent of nursing students say they feel they need more instruction on preventing and...

Explore 125 Years of Excellence:

Columbia Nursing Launches New Website Celebrating 125 Years of Transforming the Education and Profession of Nursing

To recognize and pay homage to its rich history and enduring legacy, Columbia Nursing has launched a special 125th anniversary website featuring a wealth of information and photos to peruse. 

Transforming Primary Care:

Columbia Nursing’s NP-Run Faculty Practice Provides Access to New York City Residents

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Stephen Ferrara, associate dean of clinical affairs with Nurse Practitioner Group NPs Jane Chaiyasit ’13 ’15 and Yudelka Garcia ’12 ’14

Today, amid rising healthcare costs, a shortage of primary care physicians, and increasing longevity among the elderly and chronically ill, the need for accessible healthcare is growing. The...

Columbia Nursing Opens Nurse Practitioner Primary Care Group in Washington Heights

Plans Underway for House Calls Practice and Additional Nurse Practitioner Group in Morningside Heights

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Columbia Nursing celebrated the opening of its new primary care practice location in Washington Heights. Cutting the ribbon are Stephen Ferrara, DNP, Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, and Lee Goldman, MD.

Columbia University School of Nursing, a pioneer in nurse practitioner-led care, celebrated the opening of a new nurse practitioner primary care group in Washington Heights with a ribbon cutting...

Columbia Nursing Researchers Find Nurse Practitioner Autonomy Boosts Sense of Teamwork with Physicians

Findings have implications for improved patient outcomes

Columbia University School of Nursing researchers found that nurse practitioners’ independence in caring for patients and good relationships with healthcare administrators improves teamwork with...

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