Grant-Funded Externship Bolsters Geriatric Healthcare Education

culogo SON vert 202 BLACKThe University recently won a $15,000 grant from the Foundation of the National Student Nurses’ Association, Inc., to develop and implement a geriatric healthcare course. Additional support came from the National HealthCare Corporation’s Foundation for Geriatric Education. The course is a new elective clinical practicum designed to provide geriatric educational and clinical experiences with healthcare agencies that provide post-acute care.