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Carrie DameronWhat does it mean to be a Christian nurse? How is Christian faith reflected in essential skills for our profession and practice?

On ValueWhat does "value" mean? An NCF student leader, Alyssa Allegretto, searched the Scriptures to find the meaning of "value" as a Christian preparing for the nursing profession.

BlackboardOur NCF student ministry reflects the complex realities of our time. Some NCF student groups are taking advantage of technological resources by using Blackboard (Bb) to create online environments for their groups.

NEWS FLASH!

The Institute of Medicine's report on the future of nursing was recently released. Read AJN interim editor-in-chief Shawn Kennedy's brief analysis of the report and be encouraged by the findings that are supported by healthcare experts.

Global Missions Health ConferenceNCF is on a mission. We're exhorting nursing students to follow Jesus whole-heartedly in school and in nursing, and we're inviting nurses into God's mission of transformation as they serve him in their profession.

Harbor LightWe are faced with many opposing views in nursing. As Christian nurses, fear of being labeled "a fanatic" may tempt us to tone down our faith. However, we are joined with Jesus who declared, "I am the light of the world.

What are the top 5 health issues on campus? See if you agree with this list from NPR's health blog, "Shots".

CE discountIf you're looking for CE from a Christian perspective, here's a great offer available to all nurses from October 1-31, 2010.

climbing"After a stretch of challenging shifts, a question plagued me: How do I sustain excellence in this intense work of nursing?" writes Kathy Schoonover-Shoffner in her JCN editorial, "Sustaining Excellence."

For more than 25 years I have been a part of the Nurses' Health Study at Harvard School of Public Health. Now they are enrolling a new cohort of 100,000 female RNs and LPNs (born after 01/01/1965). The results of these studies benefit all women by providing valuable research into the causes of disease and the factors that promote healthy lives.

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