Approximately half (49 percent) of hospitalizations among seniors could be prevented, according to a new study of nurses who work primarily with seniors.
This new dada was published in the Five Ways to Prevent Senior Hospitalizations guide developed by Home Instead, Inc., with the SON's Dr. Carolyn Clevenger, incoming president of the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association.
The Ebola Faculty and Community Forum — a semester-long, multidisciplinary series backed by all nine schools that make up Emory — begins Jan. 26 with a panel discussion of "Ebola: Past and Present in the U.S. and West Africa."
The conversation is free and open to all who wish to attend. It takes place from 4-6 p.m. at Candler School of Theology’s Rita Ann Rollins Building, room 252. Attendees are asked to RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The forum is co-chaired by the SON's Dr. Deborah Bruner.
The annual Health Care Career Fair gives Emory nursing students the opportunity to connect with health care recruiters from across the region. All Emory nursing students and alumni are invited to participate.