practical nursing

Practical Nursing
Mariya Voloshyn

Never stay in the intersection

As the visitors said goodbye, Mariya Voloshyn saw the sadness in her patient’s eyes. She approached the hospital bed and said, “I’m going to make you a deal. If I smile at you, you have to promise you’ll smile back.”…
MARIYA VOLOSHYN, Practical Nursing

Change Day 2017

During her practicum placement, Stenberg College’s Practical Nursing student, Marianna, joined the 2017 Change Day campaign and helped raise awareness about improving patient safety and quality care. Read her blog to find out how this experience defined her as a…
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Preceptorship: Working with Dementia Patients

Practical Nursing student, Marianna’s first preceptorship took place at a residential care home, and I was very fortunate to work with and learn about caring for patients who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Read about her experience…
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Final Shifts Final Practicum

My final preceptorship at St. Paul’s Hospital has come to an end. I completed my last shift today and overall, the Practical Nursing placement went very well! The benefits of…
Alana and her Preceptor at the hospital. Her instructor encouraged her to learn as many skills as possible.

Clinical Practicum Placement

I’ve just completed my first week of clinical placement and am happy to report that I love it! It is not the first hospital I’ve been placed in, but it is definitely the busiest, and most exciting.

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