Hello All! I’m pleased to say that I have completed another quarter of my graduate school program, and am one step closer to becoming a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner! This past quarter I took Advanced Pharmacology and Nursing Ethics. Advanced Pharmacology is a standard class of any graduate program and serves as a more in depth look into the pathophysiology of drugs we prescribe to patients. The ethics class I took was interesting, I got to view different landmark cases a
I’ve been asked quite a few times, why I chose to pursue Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner over Family Nurse Practitioner. The two have many overlapping similarities but a few differences that caused me to weigh heavily between which would be best for me.
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner A Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) is an Advanced Practicing Nurse specializing in women’s obstetric and gynecological care. WHNPs can work in doctor’s offices, hospitals, and some
Drexel University Drexel University is a private research university founded in 1891, with its main campus located in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Drexel has many academic colleges including engineering, law, medicine, and the College of Nursing and Health Professions. The College of Nursing and Health Professions is home to over 60 different undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs. What drew me to Drexel was it’s mission and vision. T
I took a hiatus to commit myself to a goal that I knew would pay off in the future. I am pleased to announce that I have been accepted into graduate school to pursue my Master of Science in Nursing. Your girl is going to be a Nurse Practitioner! I have been accepted into both Family Nurse Practitioner and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Programs. My goal is to practice in the Obstetric/Gynecology field, which I can do with either degree. *drumroll please* I will be attendin