At the heart of Frontier Nursing University is a talented and diverse community of students, alumni, faculty, staff, Couriers and preceptors. Our blog features members of the FNU community who are focused on the mission of educating nurse-midwives and nurse practitioners to deliver quality health care to underserved and rural populations. This is also where we keep you up-to-date on the latest news and upcoming events. Welcome and check back often!
If you have news to share with FNU, please send it to us at FNUnews@frontier.edu. If you have a specific idea for a blog or podcast, please submit it through our form here. If you are a student or graduate and are interested in sharing your story with us please submit your story here. Read more about recent events, our mission and future goals in our FNU publications.
Featured Preceptor: Lance Briggs takes light-hearted approach to precepting
At the heart of Frontier Nursing University is a talented and diverse community of students, alumni, faculty, staff, couriers and preceptors. Spotlight blogs feature members of our FNU community that are focused on the mission of educating nurse-midwives and nurse practitioners to deliver quality healthcare to underserved and rural populations. Lance Briggs, PMHNP, is a dedicated preceptor who … [Read More...]
Jessica Bacon Answers the Call … From the White House
When the White House calls seeking your expertise, it is a pretty good indication that you are doing something right. That is exactly what happened to Jessica Bacon, CNM, APRN, MSN, and her colleagues at Wentworth-Douglas Hospital in Dover, New Hampshire. Among her duties in the hospital’s Women and Children’s Unit, Bacon is part of Seacoast STRENGTH, the multidisciplinary care team for … [Read More...]
FNU Celebrates National Nurses Month
Each year, Frontier Nursing University (FNU) looks forward to May when we join with the American Nurses Association (ANA) in celebrating National Nurses Month. This year’s theme is You Make a Difference, honoring nurses’ varying nursing roles as well as the positive impact they have on everyone's lives. Nurses have an immense impact on health care and the well-being of our communities and are … [Read More...]
Frontier Nursing University Announces New Mission Statement
At the January 2023 Frontier Nursing University Board of Directors meeting, the Board approved a new mission statement for the university: “Our mission is to provide accessible nurse-midwifery and nurse practitioner education that Integrates the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We transform healthcare by preparing innovative, ethical, compassionate, and entrepreneurial leaders to … [Read More...]
Becoming a Living Organ Donor: FNU Staff Spotlight, Dee Morgan
Seven years ago, FNU staff member Dee Morgan noticed an advertisement on the back of a vehicle looking for a kidney. She thought, “how sad.” A few days later she saw the call out on another car, then she heard it on the radio, and saw a story about it on TV. She did some research and learned about being a living organ donor. “I felt led to go get tested. I didn’t tell my family,” Dee Morgan … [Read More...]
If you have news to share with FNU, please send it to us at FNUnews@frontier.edu. If you have a specific idea for a blog post, please submit it through our form here. If you are a student or graduate and are interested in sharing your story with us please submit your story here.
Conferences and Events Calendar
13th Annual Diversity Impact Conference
Join Frontier Nursing University on June 8-9, 2023, for our 13th annual Diversity Impact conference! This year’s conference will feature over 10 speakers and panelists from all over the U.S. and several engaging activities. This year’s conference theme is “Better Together: Advancing a Culture of Identity and Belonging in Healthcare.” Learn MoreRegisterMeet the SpeakersSchedule This […]
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