“I knew from my first visit that the school wasn’t just educating nurses but also future leaders, scholars, and advocates in health care,” says Kent Haina, MS’18.
Columbia's Nurse Practitioner Group now makes house calls for qualified homebound patients in Washington Heights and Inwood.
More nurse practitioners are becoming primary care providers, a trend that Columbia Nursing helped begin when the school opened a clinic two decades ago.
Isolation precautions are infrequently used for nursing home residents infected with multidrug-resistant organisms, research from Columbia Nursing shows.
Columbia Nursing's impact on nursing began 125 years ago when it opened its doors in 1892. Visit the school's anniversary website to learn more.
Seniors with diabetes spent less out-of-pocket after the launch of Medicare’s Part D prescription drug benefit, School of Nursing researchers have found.