RIBN PROGRAMS IN YOUR AREA

The Foundation for Nursing Excellence is supporting the expansion of the RIBN model in five additional regions across North Carolina with the goal of each region admitting its first cohort of RIBN students in Fall 2012.

 

The Foundation for Nursing Excellence is excited to announce that the RIBN video has been published and is now available for all to watch. 

 

FILLING THE NURSING GAP

Created to increase the number of prepared nurses in North Carolina, the RIBN program is a partnership between community colleges and universities...  more»

 

2016 RURAL RIBN STUDENT AWARD RECIPIENTS

CONGRATULATIONS TO morgan bowman AND karina nunez, both from HICKORY RIBN COLLABORATIVE, ON RECEIVING THE RIBN RURAL STUDENT AWARD.

(Lenoir, NC May 9, 2016 & Statesville, NC May 11, 2016)  The Rural RIBN Student award was established andsponsored by the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust. In keeping with the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust’s mission to improve the quality
of life and quality of health for the financially needy of North Carolina, the Rural RIBN Student Award is designed to recognize an outstanding RIBN student from a Tier 1 and/or Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) and support the economic burden of completing year 4 of the RIBN pathway.  Click here to read more.

WNC RIBN FEATURED IN ASHEVILLE CITIZEN TIMES

Asheville Citizen Times (May, 2016) Lynnea Skiman, 4th Year RIBN Student, featured in the article entitled "Nursing education sees changes in WNC," states why she chose the RIBN program to pursue the BSN degree. Click here to read the full article.


EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY CONGRATULATES FIRST COHORT OF RIBN GRADUATES

(May, 2016) ECU created a video in honor of National Nurses' Week to congratulate the first cohort of RIBN graduates, as well as those achieving higher levels of education.  Click here to watch video.


ribn student featured in asheville citizen times

3rd Year RIBN Student, danielle shomper, featured in asheville citizen times, april 2016  Read More


MEET MORE RIBN STUDENTS

What made you choose RIBN? The reason I chose to join the RIBN program was because of the awesome benefits that the RIBN program offers.  My dream school was Lenoir-Rhyne, but I did not have the money to go there full time. The RIBN program gave me the opportunity to graduate as a Lenoir-Rhyne Bear and not have the debt that I would have had if I would have went there full-time. more»


Business Case Analysis

The Foundation for Nursing Excellence is excited to share the Business Case Analysis and Economic Impact Executive Summary and Recommendations...  more»

 

RIBN is coordinated by the Foundation for Nursing Excellence with financial support from The Duke Endowment, the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the NC Area Health Education Centers.