The multi-faceted responsibilities facing nurses and the diverse skill sets now required are not lost on the education Loyola University New Orleans provides, dating back to the birth of modern-day nursing.
New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013
Presented by the online Master of Science in Nursing program at Loyola University New Orleans, “Nursing Evolution” celebrates 150 years of modern-day nursing, exploring the history and heritage of the nursing industry from the technological advancements to patient-centered care.
The multi-faceted responsibilities facing nurses and the diverse skill sets now required are not lost on the education Loyola University New Orleans provides, dating back to the birth of modern-day nursing. Beginning with the significant influences made by the “mother of modern-day nursing” Florence Nightingale in 1853, the infographic is a visual timeline of momentous events and contributions that molded the role of today’s nurse.
Rooted in Jesuit ideas and values, Loyola prepares working nurses for success in their pursuit of critical leadership roles in the health care industry. Loyola has always remained at the forefront of nursing education, and is constantly striving to stay current with the latest medical innovations and techniques.
About Loyola University New Orleans:
Chartered in 1912, Loyola University New Orleans is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the largest Jesuit institution in the South. The 2013 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Top Online Education Programs guide singled out the Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing as one of the best online nursing graduate programs in the country. In 2012, Loyola was one of only five nursing schools in the country and the only Jesuit institution to receive the honor roll designation from U.S. News & World Report. The publication has also ranked Loyola among the top 10 Regional Universities in the South for the last 23 consecutive years. The fully National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission-accredited online Master of Science in Nursing program currently serves students throughout the United States and in several foreign countries. Loyola University New Orleans is a not-for-profit, Catholic Jesuit institution welcoming students of all faiths.