Pushing Boundaries: UWG Nursing Alumnus Thrives as RN, Educator
When Raequon Jones graduated from the University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) in 2017, he had plans to work in Emory's Nurse Residency Program, focusing on the intensive and coronary care units.
Nursing Students Use Art to Express Caring
The mission of the University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing is to exemplify academic excellence in a caring environment by providing quality undergraduate and graduate education to meet current and evolving health care needs within the global community.
A Team Effort: Prestigious DAISY Award Presented to Nursing Faculty
Two University of West Georgia nursing professors, Shelly Crager and Dr. Kelly Dyar, were recently presented with the DAISY Foundation's Award for Extraordinary Nursing Faculty.
Tanner Health System School of Nursing Recognized as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education
The Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) at the University of West Georgia has been recognized as one of 10 nursing programs across the country named as a 2019 National League of Nursing Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.
Aspiring Students Envision Futures in Healthcare
The nationwide opioid epidemic affects almost everyone. For young people planning to enter the healthcare profession, the crisis is of particular importance. Many such students will soon be on the front lines saving lives. UWG's Tanner Health System School of Nursing trains its students in how to cope with such issues hands-on.