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Resources for Nurses

As a nurse at the UHealth – University of Miami Health System, you’ll have access to a variety of resources to help you provide outstanding care, from continuing education courses to access to the most up-to-date health information, nurses are empowered to take charge of their career journey.

The Professional Development Department provides innovative and creative learning opportunities and resources to facilitate the professional and personal growth of our nursing staff. Below are some of the resources and tools to help our nurses be successful:


Simulation Labs

Nurses at all levels across UHealth have access to simulation labs to enhance their education, training and readiness for real-world clinical practice. Equipped with high-fidelity simulators, monitors, crash carts, patient beds and other state-of-the-art tools, the Simulation Hospital Advancing Research and Education (S.H.A.R.E.®) at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies allows nurses to practice critical decision-making skills in a safe, controlled environment. Additionally, simulations are coordinated in conjunction with physician staff to enhance care team dynamics and communication.

Patient Education Content

Our nurses also have access to a myriad of health sheets and resources to facilitate patient education. We offer a patient education platform that utilizes the most up-to-date health literacy principles to aid in the clarification of diagnoses, assist in the decision-making process and foster trust between the patient and care providers.

Online Policies, Procedures and Skills Checklists

UHealth provides online, evidence-based learning tools to increase nursing performance, enhance clinical knowledge, standardize care, promote staff competence and improve patient outcomes. Staff can rely on up-to-date procedures, skills, and references available 24/7.

Library Resources

The Calder Library is open daily and available online to assist with evidence-based literature searches and classes for nursing. There is an online nursing portal with resources to support staff and health professionals.

Additional Resources for Nurses

Current Staff - single sign-on [SSO] required