Our caring UK HealthCare nurses play a vital role in enhancing our patients' healing process. Close collaboration with the College of Nursing creates a unique environment where both the patient and the nurse benefit from the experience.
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The UK HealthCare BSN Nurse Residency Program at the University of Kentucky is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.
06/11/2012UK Nurse Residency Program receives national accreditation
05/08/2012Patient's story is testament to UK HealthCare Nursing
03/20/2012UK HealthCare nurse uses special instrument to comfort patients
Pictured left to right: Jane Kirschling, DNS, RN, FAAN; Colleen Swartz, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC; Darlene Spalding, MSN, RN; Diana J. Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN; Kathleen Kopser, MSN, RN, NE-BC and Suzanne S. Prevost, PhD, RN, COI
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We are proud of our Nurses. Each year, we recognize the hard work they've done and the exemplary service they've provided at a special dinner and in a very special publication. To learn about this year's award winners, see 2010 Spotlight on Nursing Excellence. (PDF, 1.2 MB)
We help people in Kentucky and the region become and stay healthy through community outreach. Our creative leadership and quality initiatives in care, education and research are dedicated to the well-being of patients and their families.
2009 UK Nursing Annual Report (PDF, 2 MB)Learn about how UK Nursing strives for customer satisfaction.
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UK HealthCare nursing and the UK College of Nursing work collaboratively to prepare the next generation of nurses through education and support as they transition from the student role to that of a professional nurse. UK HealthCare's clinical nursing leadership and UK nursing faculty also work with other health care colleagues to develop creative redesigns of care-delivery models to meet the changing needs of Kentuckians and beyond.