Tools For Student Success
DID YOU KNOW?
Entry into practice in the United States is regulated by State Boards of Nursing. The BONs require candidates to pass a licensure exam that measures the competencies needed to perform safely as a new, entry-level nurse.
We want to provide the resources you need to be successful in nursing school and as you begin your career. Our staff constantly searches for new websites, articles and other resources for you to review. Here are a few of our picks:
The American Psychological Association (APA) website at www.apastyle.org defines the required format for use by all SPC Nursing Students when preparing formal papers. CLICK HERE for more information about the APA format.
The MERLOT website has over 250 online tutorials for nursing students including medication math, ABGs, ECG, heart & lung sounds and many more.
The MERLOT Med-Calc Tutorial will assist students needing additional help with math calculations for medication dosages.
The DosageHelp.com website has tutorials and conversion charts to help nursing students understand math calculations for medication dosages and prepare for medication exams.
The American Nurses Association is providing students free access to the Member's Only section of Nursing World. Click here to sign up. Use the promo code "EDU"
STAT!Ref is available on the SPC Library website, it is an online resource for finding current articles related to nursing.
NCLEX Test Review has practice questions and other resources to assist you in preparing for the exam.
Sleephelp.org has information for medical professionals who must work shift work, including nights.