Nursing facilities

Nursing arts laboratory

Located 7 blocks from campus in a former hospital, the nursing arts laboratory includes:

  • Simulated hospital with a nurses’ station and patient rooms with hospital beds
  • 6 human patient simulators—adults, child/infants and pregnant mother (with baby)
  • IV training arms and other trainers
  • A hospital-based computerized medication system
  • An electronic health record simulation program and video recording system
  • Classrooms and student computers

Human cadaver laboratory

Northwestern nursing students also have the unique opportunity to improve their body of knowledge in the college’s human cadaver lab in the science wing of Van Peursem Hall.