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15 Reasons Why You Can’t Go Wrong with a Prelicensure BSN Program

If you’re a high school graduate or a seasoned professional deciding to switch careers, being interested in the healthcare sector is admirable. The healthcare field provides a combination of purpose, stability, and opportunities for learning, making it a rewarding career choice. Among the plenty of roles within the healthcare industry, the position of a registered …

Comprehending the Role and Functions of the Florida Board of Nursing

The Florida State Board of Nursing plays a crucial role in the nursing profession within the state. It oversees various aspects related to nursing practice, education, and regulation. Understanding the functions and responsibilities of the board is important for nurses and nursing students in Florida. What Is the Florida Board of Nursing (FBON)? The Florida …

Problems with Prescribing Medication: Pacific Faculty Interviewed by Healthcare IT Today

Pacific College holistic nursing faculty members Mitzie Meyers, PhD, RN, CNE, AHN-BC and Caroline Ortiz, PhD(c), MSN, MPH, RN, NC-BC were recently interviewed for an article series by Andy Oram on problems people have taking their medication. Up to half of all patients who are prescribed medications for management of chronic conditions don’t take them …

Caroline Ortiz, Pacific College Faculty, Interviewed by Healthcare IT Today

Caroline Ortiz, PhD(c), MSN, MPH, RN, NC-BC, an associate professor in Pacific College’s nursing program, was recently interviewed for Healthcare IT Today’s article “Helping People Take Their Meds”, the second in a series by Andy Oram about problems people have taking their medication. Up to half of all patients who are prescribed medications for management …

Why The World Needs More Holistic Nurse Coaches

  Although medical innovations have saved and improved the lives of millions, many are awakening to the realization that our current healthcare system is fundamentally broken. Western medicine’s focus on chronic disease management is proving to be profoundly ineffective, leaving most of the U.S. population sicker than ever. According to the Centers for Disease Control …