School of Nursing and Health Sciences

News & Events

22 DNP students & several RMU DNP alumni joined Dr. Denise Ramponi in Lobby Day in Harrisburg to support Full Practice Authority bills for Nurse Practitioners.  The students met with their legislators and educated them about Senate Bill 25 & House Bill 100 and educated them to support the bills. 

RMU Research and Grants Expo 

Held on March 15, 2019


Congratulations to the SNHS team members!

Dr. Nadine Englert, Interim Dean of RMU Nursing and Health Sciences, was joined by RMU graduate nursing student, Jamie Capone, on Capitol Hill this week. AACN-member Deans and students participating in the Student Policy Summit convened in Washington, DC to educate federal legislators on programs and legislation impacting nursing education, research, and care delivery.  

Meeting The Need For High-Quality Health Care Providers

As the population ages, the need for highly skilled nurses and healthcare providers will continue to grow at a rapid pace. RMU’s School of Nursing and Health Sciences is meeting this demand head-on with first-rate instruction and clinical experiences.

Students develop the strong technical and critical thinking skills they need to provide top quality, compassionate care. Scaife Hall opened in 2016 and features a Nuclear Medicine Technology Lab and an expanded Regional Research and Innovation in Simulation Education Center. Thanks to close ties with regional healthcare agencies, students receive outstanding clinical opportunities and an edge in this competitive and changing industry.

The B.S.N., M.S.N., and D.N.P. programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The B.S. in Nuclear Medicine Technology is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology. The Regional Research and Innovation in Simulation Education (RISE) Center is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Healthcare Simulation Programs.

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Degrees & Programs - School of Nursing and Health Science

Departments - RMU School of Nursing and Health Sciences 

School of Nursing and Health Sciences Departments were designed to help students find success in the ever-changing and growing healthcare environment.

The Right People. The Right Experience.

The School of Nursing and Health Sciences faculty members aren't just teachers, they are leaders in their respective fields of practice, serving as clinicians and participating in professional organizations and boards.


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