Nursing students learn to help people “live until they die”
Senior nursing students at the Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing participated in the inaugural symposium exploring palliative and end-of-life nursing care.
The first Dr. Jan Selliken Life Transitions Nursing Symposium was held on Wednesday, October 3
rd. 76 students and 14 nursing faculty participated.
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Dmitriy Flato, end of life, Haleigh Woods, hospice, Jan Selliken, Julie Fitzwater, Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing, Melissa Robinson, nursing, palliative care, Paul Smith
Linfield College held Commencement exercises Sunday under a cloudless sky in the Oak Grove on its McMinnville campus, conferring Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees upon more than 640 students. Continue reading
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Most people aren’t asked about their genitals when seeking treatment for a sore throat. But that was the experience of a transgender person, who shared on Twitter using the hashtag #transhealthfail.
“So you’ve had all the Surgeries [sic]?,” the Twitter user recounted the doctor asking. “I’m here because I have the
flu,” the person responded.
It’s been a busy summer for Linfield College interns. They’ve presented findings to a highly acclaimed doctor, met with audit clients and directed a play. These are just some of the responsibilities and opportunities of summer internships. Continue reading