PITTSBURGH: Chatham University has added a completely online 18-month Master of Healthcare Informatics (MHI) program, with applications now being accepted for the fall 2016 semester.
Healthcare informatics is the harnessing of technology and application of data to make the best clinical or organizational decisions possible. According to Department of Labor statistics, it is one of the fastest growing areas of the healthcare sector with job growth, depending on the specific Health IT position, estimated to be between 15-37% from 2012-2022.
PITTSBURGH: Chatham University’s online RN-BSN program was ranked # 18 in the recent Top 50 Online RN to BSN Programs ranking by the website, TopRNtoBSN.com. This ranking follows the recent recognition of the program as a Best Online Nursing Program by U.S. News & World Reports.
TopRNtoBSN.com rankings are designed to help prospective students make choices based on the things they care about most. What does it cost? Will I get a degree? Will I get a secure, well-paying job? Each of these measures are equally weighted and derived from publicly available sources, including the National Center for Education Statistics and circulated tuition rates for each school.
You can learn more about the award and view the ranking in its entirety at http://www.toprntobsn.com/rankings/best-online-rn-bsn/.
PITTSBURGH: the Chatham University Nursing Program’s Chi Zeta Chapter Honor Society of Nursing and Sigma Theta Tau International will be holding a Mental Health Awareness Symposium on October 14, 2015 at 6:00pm in Eddy Theater on Chatham’s Shadyside Campus. Registration and refreshments will begin at 6pm, followed by “Awareness across America: The Strength of a Story” presentation by Ian Cummins, RN.
Following the presentation, a documentary of three inspiring stories related to people living with schizophrenia will be viewed, and the symposium will close with “Bridges of Hope,” a presentation by Michelle Doas, Ed. D, MSN, RN. During the event, a National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) information table will be set up. The event is open for all students and community members.
PITTSBURGH: Chatham University’s Graduate and Undergraduate (RN-BSN) Nursing programs earned a Best Online Program ranking by U.S. News & World Reports in their 2015 Best Online Programs edition. Chatham’s graduate nursing program, consisting of the MSN and DNP online programs, was ranked in the top 100 of all programs.
PITTSBURGH – Chatham University’s Nursing program’s Chi Zeta Chapter Honor Society of Nursing and Sigma Theta Tau International will be holding a screening of The American Nurse – Healing America on October 16, 2014 at 7:00pm in Eddy Theatre on the Shadyside Campus. The event will also include a networking session following the film. The event is free for participants and any nurse who watches the film will receive 1.50 CE credits through Nurse.com.
Pittsburgh – The Chatham University Nursing Honor Society has been approved and will be chartered as Chi Zeta, an official chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) on March 26th at 6:30 PM on Chatham’s Shadyside campus. With Chatham’s nursing program offered in an online format, Chi Zeta will provide a full “virtual” chapter presence to its members nationally.
Membership in STTI is by invitation and is extended to undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and professional nurses who have demonstrated superior scholastic, leadership and nursing achievements.