Nursing Program 2014

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Whether you dream of a future in pediatrics, obstetrics, geriatrics, oncology, surgery or public health, Rivier's nursing and public health programs can prepare you for a successful career in the dynamic field of healthcare.

Nursing facilities and resources 

Rivier's physical assessment and nursing skills simulation laboratories are equipped with a wide array of patient examining equipment, including SIM Man, SIM baby, SIM Kid, and Noelle, the birthing simulator. Labs also offer interactive learning systems and an extensive supply of examining instruments. Students gain hands-on experience on campus, as well as in clinical rotations.

Our faculty are credentialed and experienced nurses. They share their expertise and perspective with students and help them find their niche in nursing.

Partnerships with a variety of healthcare organizations throughout the region offers the opportunity to learn about a wide range of specialties, as well as the type of setting that suits each student best. Rivier students work with currently practicing healthcare professionals throughout the region. among the leading hospitals and medical centers are:
• Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
• Brigham and Women’s Hospital
• Boston Children’s Hospital
• Catholic Medical Center
• Home Health & Hospice Care, Inc.
• Lowell Community Health Center
• Nashua Public Health Department
• Saint Joseph Healthcare
• Southern NH Health System
• VA Medical Center, Manchester, NH

Nursing and Public Health careers 

Rivier graduates are working in the City of Nashua's Department of Nursing and Public Health, as school nurses, on medical-surgical floors, as oncology nurses, in pediatrician's offices, and in countless other settings. Nursing alumni and faculty help students build their professional networks and find the position that is best suited to their interests and skill sets.

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