Month: March 2013

What Has Your Nursing Education Done for You?

Thank you for joining us as we pave our way into the blogging world. Let me introduce myself, since I’m not someone you’ll see very often at the School of Nursing. I received my BSN from the University of Texas

Can Telehealth Improve Chronic Disease Outcomes in the Community?

Knowing someone with a chronic disease is the new norm. Chronic diseases afflict 45 percent of Americans and cause seven in 10 deaths each year in the United States. Heart failure, stroke and pulmonary conditions are some of the most

Welcome to the Longhorn Nursing Blog!

As you know, the way we communicate these days morphs at breakneck speed, thanks to changes in technology and particularly social media. In order to navigate health-care technology, professional development and cutting edge medical advancements, today’s nurse must be connected