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Debra Simons: Already lonely older adults are suffering under COVID-19 social...

Long before the emergence of COVID-19 social isolation and loneliness were already preexisting conditions in older adults.

Stamford’s Olympus Partners acquires health care staffer Soliant Health

Adecco Group acquired the Atlanta-headquartered company in July 2002.

Fairfield University to roll out doctorate in clinical nutrition program

"People are really clamoring for this information," said Meredith Wallace Kazer, dean of the Egan School.

Fairfield University receives $2.64M grant for telehealth program

The grant will also provide tutition assistance funds for nursing students.

Proposed NY nurse staffing legislation may have unintended consequences

There has been a good deal of publicity on the part of the New York State Nurses Association in support of proposed legislation to mandate nurse staffing in New York.

Fairfield University turns on telehealth in nursing school lecture

For its annual EDICT Grant Program lecture on April 29 at the Egan School of Nursing, Fairfield University called on Joelle Fathi, clinical associate professor in the University of Washington School of Nursing, to offer the presentation “We Have Arrived: Preparing Healthcare Providers for Collaborative Practice and Programmatic Advancement of Telehealth.”

Suite Talk: Ann M. Olson, president and CEO of Visiting Nurse...

Ann M. Olson, president and CEO of Bridgeport-headquartered Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut, is the subject of this Suite Talk edition.

Sacred Heart University takes over operations of St. Vincent’s College

The new entity will be called St. Vincent’s College at Sacred Heart University and will offer Associate of Science degrees in nursing and radiography.

SHU professors create second edition of nurse practitioner textbook

Julie Stewart and Susan DeNisco, both professors in Sacred Heart University’s College of Nursing, have authored the second edition of their textbook “Role Development for the Nurse Practitioner.”

Greenwich Hospital trains its own nurses to fill operating room shortage

The 12-month Perioperative Nurse Residency Program graduated its first cohort of five nurses, and a second cohort is being planned.

Sacred Heart University’s president leads change, but maintains school’s core...

“We are a Catholic institution deeply rooted in those traditions, but we don’t proselytize,” Sacred Heart University President John J. Petillo said.

Fairfield University to debut nurse midwifery program

The clinical program at the university’s Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies will prepare students to become expert nurse midwives in every stage and setting of midwifery care.

Sacred Heart University agrees to take over St. Vincent’s College

Officials at St. Vincent’s College in Bridgeport and Sacred Heart University in Fairfield have approved a management agreement that will make the 763-student Roman...

Fed grant helps Mercy train nursing teachers

A federal student loan forgiveness program will help Mercy College train registered nurses for teaching jobs in their field.

Controversial LDC approves project

Though the legislators and county executive are haggling over its legality, Westchester’s Local Development Corporation approved tax-free bonds for FIELDHOME in Cortlandt Manor to refinance $13.6 million in debt.