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The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents career information to nursing students. This show is designed to help students transition from the classroom to the medical field as we interview nurses, professors, and recruiters.

The College Handoff BYU College of Nursing

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    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents career information to nursing students. This show is designed to help students transition from the classroom to the medical field as we interview nurses, professors, and recruiters.

    Healing Healthcare With Better Leadership

    Healing Healthcare With Better Leadership

    This episode features Dr. Britt R. Berrett, a former hospital CEO and current managing director and teaching professor at BYU. He shares a broader perspective on the healthcare system and describes the new healthcare leadership minor. Also featured is Claire Schulz, an RN and MBA candidate. She explains what the BYU Healthcare Industry Association is, and the importance of leadership within nursing.

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-eighth show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in September 2022.

    • 41 min
    To Care and to Carry

    To Care and to Carry

    This podcast episode features BYU nursing alumni Debra Thomson and Jaclyn Thatcher. Jaclyn Thatcher is the founder and CEO of Hatcher Packs, a company that makes 2-in-1 diaper bags and baby carriers. Also featured is Debra Thomson, a rehab nurse who helps patients recover following acute injuries. She shares her love of rehab nursing and explains the nuances of rehabilitation. Both offer insight into the diverse careers nurses can pursue.

     

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-seventh show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in August 2022.

    • 44 min
    The Joy in Summer Nursing Jobs

    The Joy in Summer Nursing Jobs

    This podcast features three nursing students: Maryn Behling, Pyper Schmutz, Katherine Ferrier. All three worked during the summer in healthcare positions. Maryn had the opportunity to be a health coordinator for For the Strength of Youth (FSY)--a church-run youth group. Katherine was a health-hut assistant at a youth camp in Yosemite, California. Pyper worked as an EMT river guide, and they’ll share their medical support experiences from working this summer and how other students can find similar opportunities. 

     

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-sixth show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in August 2022.

    • 31 min
    Support At-risk Populations

    Support At-risk Populations

    This podcast features nursing professor Dr. Peggy Anderson, who has spent her BYU career supporting at-risk groups. Peggy has taught students that compassion and love answer most concerns, from the incarcerated to refugees and even the homeless or those with disabilities. She shares her insight from 20 years of teaching at the university and her retirement plans. We also hear from two BYU alumni about inventions that make surgery safer and a low-cost device to help infants breathe easier.

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-fifth show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in March 2022.

    • 55 min
    Lost Sight and Sustained Vision

    Lost Sight and Sustained Vision

    This podcast features two guests. Dr. Corinna Tanner talks about her research to create and improve the curriculum for the visually impaired and blind community. Additionally, she shares some of her experiences as a legally blind individual. Antonia, an undergraduate research assistant to Dr. Tanner, shares how she got into research, what she’s learned at the lab, and how others can get involved in important research opportunities.

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-third show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in March 2022.

    • 28 min
    Finding Support to Avoid Burnout

    Finding Support to Avoid Burnout

    This podcast features two guests. First, Heidi Vawdrey shares the importance of mental health. As President and CEO at Beehive Comprehensive Clinic, Heidi recognizes the connection between mind and body, and how the health of one can impact the other. Second, we hear from Cindy Filoso, a nurse who worked for 24 years before transitioning to a managerial position at AmeriBen, a company that specializes in processing medical claims.

    The College of Nursing at Brigham Young University presents nursing careers and professional insight to undergraduate students. This is the sixty-second show in The College Handoff series and was recorded in March 2022.

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

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21 Ratings

21 Ratings

kparke17 ,

Love this podcast!!

This podcast has some of the most uplifting and inspirational content out there. It has been really helpful as a nursing student to listen to all of my options from people with experience! This podcast makes me excited to become a nurse and proud to be part of such a great program at BYU ❤️

rebekjs ,

Interesting

Really good material

andypilarte ,

Super Interesting!

This is an amazing podcast! Love how fluently you guys tie the questions and how engaging it is.

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