Nursing Viewbook - Page 2

NURSING As one of the most established undergraduate nursing programs in Philadelphia, Gwynedd Mercy University’s Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions has built a reputation for innovation and leadership in nursing that spans more than 60 years. GMercyU has a long history of preparing excellent nurses who not only have outstanding clinical skills, but are known for providing compassionate care that focuses on the whole patient. Program Highlights • 100+ regional health care affiliations, including the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Doylestown Hospital, and Abington-Jefferson Health • All undergraduate nursing courses taught by experienced credentialed faculty with clinical backgrounds (no teaching assistants) • Richer learning experience with our low 8:1 laboratory and 8:1 clinical studentto-faculty ratios. • Diverse, real-world clinical preparation featuring actual patient care and interaction with health care professionals in a variety of specialties and settings • Opportunities to apply to participate in the Ireland Summer Study Abroad experience and the Service Mission trip to the Dominican Republic • State-of-the-art simulation labs and Advanced Video System (AVS) replay tools for improved patient care