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Simulator helps in-demand nursing students prepare during pandemic

The pandemic has hit nursing schools as hard as it has many other businesses. But at a time when nurses are in extremely high demand, the mission to train new healthcare workers is more important than ever.

Pender County to follow state’s new COVID-19 vaccination plan

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced updated prioritization guidelines to include all health care workers and residents 65 years of age in addition to residents of 75 years and older.

Duke, UNC study finds low rates of in-school COVID transmission

A report of 11 North Carolina school districts from the beginning of the school year, compiled by a team of researchers at Duke and UNC, found a very low rate of in-school transmission.