Chaminade to launch nursing program
The state Board of Nursing today gave Chaminade University the approval it needed to launch a nursing program this fall.
That means in 2014, the university can expect to graduate its first class of 40 to 50 nurses.
The Sallie Y. Miyawaki School of Nursing, named in honor of the late wife of Dr. Edison Miyawaki who endowed $5 million to the nursing program in November 2009, will focus its curriculum on:
Curriculum will also include patient-center care, interprofessional teams, patient safety, professionalism, lifespan and end-of-life care.