Week 4 - Celebrating Camaraderie
In our final week of Nurses Month events, our theme is camaraderie. Tamara L. Williams, EdD, MSN, RN, President Texas Alliance Campuses kicks off the week with an uplifting message on how camaraderie connects the Chamberlain community.
Share Your Camaraderie
Share a photo of you and your study group or colleagues embracing the power of teamwork. Post it using the hashtag #ChamberlainNursesMonth, or use this link.
Weekly Message: Spotlight on Camaraderie and You
Discover how camaraderie has provided Chamberlain alumni with a sense of belonging, support and inspiration.
Nurses Month Resources
Certified Caregiver Scholarship
The Certified Caregiver Scholarship was created to support BSN students who hold a certification in one of the following: Certified Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Certified Medical Assistants (CMA), Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT), Certified Surgical Technicians (CST). Scholarship is valued at $1000 per session for five consecutive sessions (Up to a maximum of $5000). Check out our Scholarships & Grants page to learn more.
CARE Awards 2023
Meet the finalists for our Chamberlain University CARE Awards. Watch this inspiring video about their incredible journeys before the winners are announced at our virtual celebration May 31.
Week 3 - Celebrating Calling
This week, our theme is calling. Chamberlain University Provost Carla D. Sanderson, PhD, RN, FAAN, kicks off the week with her thoughts and reflections on the shared calling that connects nurses worldwide.
Show Us You — Living Your Calling!
Share a photo of the inspiration behind your calling. Use hashtag #ChamberlainNursesMonth and inspire others to live their calling, too. Don’t forget to tag us!
Perhaps it’s a parent who inspired you to follow your calling, or fellow nurses who share your calling to make people’s lives better. Use the hashtag #ChamberlainNursesMonth — or this link — and let’s celebrate Chamberlain’s community!
Continuing Education Webinar
Tune in to the “Changes and Challenges in Medical Ethics for Nurses” webinar on Tuesday, May 23, at 2:00 pm ET. Register today using the code CHAMBERLAIN23Q2. If you can’t attend the live session, you will still have access to the recording once you register.
Weekly Video Chat: Spotlight on Calling and You
Hear about the importance of mentoring in nurturing a nurse’s calling. Learn about Chamberlain’s Alumni Mentoring Program and our commitment to fostering calling and community.
My Nursing Specialty: Oncology Nursing
Oncology nurse Sandra Brown shares why she chose her specialty, what a day in the life of an oncology nurse is like, how her patients inspire her and what it takes to be a successful nurse.
Support & Resources
Nurses Month is the perfect time to start your own nursing journey. Check out our Scholarships & Grants page to jump-start your education with special offers.
LiveWell: For Adtalem Colleagues
LiveWell is a total well-being program designed by Adtalem to support colleagues’ physical, emotional, financial and social needs, focusing on ways to improve lives and provide support in a well-rounded way.
Week 2 – Celebrating Courage
This week, our theme is courage. Chamberlain University’s Rhoda Murray, PhD, FNP-C, the director of MSN programs, kicks off the week with her thoughts on courage and the nursing profession.
Show Us Courage in Action
Share a photo of yourself taking on a new courageous challenge today, no matter how big or small! Or share a photo of a fellow nurse who inspires you with their courage. Just use the hashtag #ChamberlainNursesMonth (or this link) to inspire others to be brave, too.
Weekly Video Message: Spotlight on Courage and You
Join us for an inspiring message of courage. Hear from Bonnie Barnes about the founding of The DAISY Award® for Extraordinary Nurses, honoring the courage and compassion of the global community of nurses.
The Importance of The DAISY Awards
Patrick Barnes’ family expected him to receive great clinical care when he was hospitalized. What they weren’t expecting was the compassion that nurses showed both to Patrick and to them.
Chamberlain to Honor DAISY Award Winners
Join us on our YouTube channel, Thursday, May 11, for our annual DAISY Award celebration, honoring Chamberlain nurses and faculty who have demonstrated the highest level of professionalism and care.
Week 1 – Celebrating Compassion
From advocating for patients to fighting for health equity, nurses are known for their compassionate care. Join Chamberlain University President, Dr. Karen Cox, as she highlights the theme of compassion in this week’s video.
Show Us Compassion in Action
Take a selfie and tell us what compassion means to you. Post it using the hashtag #ChamberlainNursesMonth! Tag us or fill out this form for a chance to be featured.
Weekly Video Message: Spotlight on Compassion and You
Taking care of yourself is key to providing compassionate care for others. Hear from Perspective, our student assistance program about prioritizing self-care in this video.
Join us for Wellness Wednesday!
Who: Current Chamberlain University Students
Upcoming Webinar: Understanding Emotional Intelligence
When: May 24th, 2023, 1:00 PM
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation
Reduce stress and build healthier habits by joining the Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ program. Connect with other nurses, participate in challenges and improve health in six areas: mental health, physical activity, nutrition, rest, quality of life and safety.
Atlanta Nurse Takes Winding Path to an Extraordinary Career
Learn how compassion and support helped Sonyette Walker answer her lifelong calling to be a nurse despite years of setbacks.
Prioritizing Self-Care and Compassion: Resources for Nurses
As we begin our month-long celebration of Nurses Month, it’s good to remember that it’s important for healthcare’s greatest caretakers to also take care of themselves.
Support & Resources
We’ve partnered with the American Nurses Association (ANA) to offer Chamberlain students, alumni, and faculty a variety of mental health and wellness resources.
- Happy – Talk to compassionate, confidential listeners anytime you need support using a toll-free number or through the Happy app.
- Moodfit – Track and improve your mental wellness with free 90-day access to the full premium version of the Moodfit app.
- Dealing with Grief – Learn how you can better support the grieving process in this series of short, powerful videos.
- Better Sleep Guide -- See how better sleep habits can benefit your health and your ability to care for your patients.
- Gratitude Practice for Nurses --Discover how gratitude can be a powerful tool in cultivating compassion.
Share the Nurse Love
We’ve created some fun ways you can share the celebration in your social channels, in your windows and during your next virtual get together.