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  • Loretta Ford: Celebrating a Century of Nursing Greatness

    Friday, April 16, 2021 — During a global pandemic that has underscored the importance of nursing, the profession took a moment to celebrate one of its living legends, Loretta Ford, who turned 100 in December.

  • Building A Bridge: Study Led by DNP Student Links Transition of Care to Reduced Hospital Readmissions

    Tuesday, April 06, 2021 — The transition of care from hospital to home can make all of the difference in a patient’s recovery from a stroke.

  • Three UR Nurses Hailed as ‘Health Care Heroes’

    Monday, April 05, 2021 — Call it a clean sweep for the University of Rochester School of Nursing. All three nursing recipients of the Health Care Heroes awards presented by the Rochester Business Journal are graduates of UR Nursing programs. The 2021 honorees in the ...

  • Identical Twins from Jamaica Share a Passion for Nursing and Education

    Thursday, April 01, 2021 — Sisters Ranae and Shanae McKenzie have done just about everything together for as long as they can remember. Born and raised in Jamaica, they are identical twins with identical passions. Both came to the U.S. for their undergraduate education and ...

  • UR School of Nursing Ranks Among Nation's Best, According to U.S. News & World Report

    Tuesday, March 30, 2021 — For the second straight year, the University of Rochester School of Nursing ranks 26th among the nation’s best master’s nursing programs, according to the 2022 Best Graduate Schools guide produced by U.S. News and World Report. The UR School of ...