Nursing@USC Blog

Know Before You Go: Well Women Visits at Every Age

Almost half of adults under age 30 don’t have a primary health care provider, according to a report from the Kaiser Family Foundation. What kinds of health visits do women need routinely, and what’s at risk when they forego care?

Nurse Practitioner vs. Physician Assistant

This is a look at the differences between nurse practitioner and physician assistant careers — from the pre-requisite education requirements to the scope of practice.

Scholarships for Nursing Students

Many nursing organizations offer competitive scholarships to qualifying students who demonstrate merit, financial need and volunteer involvement. This is a partial listing of scholarship funds available to reduce financial barriers for, and increase the representation of, members of the military, minorities and USC-community applicants.