Test information at official websites, containing test dates, types of questions, how long the test will take, and other details. This site also provides access to test study guides and practice tests.
Online community developed by and for student, new graduates, and experienced nurses. Key features: interviewing tips; information about cutting-edge devices and technology used in the profession; conference and event information; financial aid information; and certification and licensure information.
An online community containing clinical resources. Helps students with critical thinking. Key features: clinical reflections (learn from students' past clinical experiences); NCLEX examination information; internship, externship, and residency information; and federal and private scholarship information.
State of Alaska continuing education options website.
ALASKA CACHE - Clearinghouse for Alaska's Continuing Health Education
National professional organization that represents the interest of RNs. Key features: continuing education opportunities; working environment, hours, and staffing; patient safety and nursing quality information; and nursing ethics and standards.
Founded in 1899, this federation of national nurses' associations represents nurses in more than 128 countries. Key features: links to nursing networks; online bookstore; press releases; fact sheets, and guidelines.
This website brings together the evidence showing a direct link between numbers of registered nurses and the quality of care delivered to patients. The staffing ratio of one registered nurse to eight patients (excluding the nurse in charge) is the level below which there is a significant risk of harm.