Category: Nursing

LVN vs CNA vs MA: What Are the Differences?

LVN vs CNA vs MA: What Are the Differences?

As you research healthcare education, you may be wondering about the differences between Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Medical Assistants (MAs). While all three jobs are in the medical field and involve working with patients, some key distinctions exist between these roles.

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Is Nursing For Me? 8 Signs Nursing Might Be Your Calling

Is Nursing For Me? 8 Signs Nursing Might Be Your Calling

“How do I know if nursing is the right career for me?” If you’re in nursing school, or are considering it, you’ve probably asked yourself that question many times. There are many factors to consider when making this decision, but here are 8 signs that nursing may be the right fit for you:

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Stanbridge University’s OC Campus Ranked #1 Nursing College in California

Stanbridge University’s Orange County campus has been recognized by Niche as the 2023 #1 Best College for Nursing in California. The ranking identifies the top nursing colleges in each state based on key statistics regarding value, diversity, and the overall student experience in nursing education.

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Faculty Spotlight: Kandace Husted, VN Program Assistant Director and Recent MSN Program Graduate

Faculty Spotlight: Kandace Husted, VN Program Assistant Director and Recent MSN Program Graduate

Stanbridge University’s Faculty Spotlights showcase stories of dedication, inspiration, achievement, and growth. This week, we’re getting to know Kandace Husted, Assistant Director of the Vocational Nursing (LVN) program at the Orange County campus, and a recent graduate from Stanbridge’s Master of Science in Nursing program. Tell me a little bit about yourself, what is your […]

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What You Need to Know About the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)

What You Need to Know About the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)

The Next Generation NCLEX (often abbreviated to NGN or Next Gen NCLEX) is coming soon, and if you’re a nursing student or researching nursing pre-licensure programs, you’re probably wondering what that means for you. Don’t worry – we’ve got all the information you need to know about the NGN here.

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