The classrooms, lecture halls, and skills laboratories are designed and furnished with state of the art equipment to ensure advanced teaching techniques.
Gladys and Arthur Lunin Learning Resource Center
The student Learning Resource Center (LRC) located in the School of Nursing consists of individual study areas with computers and educational software to augment instruction. A collection of textbooks is also available to the students. The LRC is accessed using the student’s hospital ID badge.
There are additional Individual and group study rooms available to the students within the School of Nursing.
Practice labs at BHSN provide the student the facilities to practice and become proficient in Nursing, Surgical Technology, and Sterile Processing skills. Students are encouraged to utilize the labs.
SYN:APSE Simulation Center is a resource for the entire Yale New Haven Health System (YNHHS) committed to optimizing healthcare delivery and engendering a culture of patient safety through the development of innovative experiential learning initiatives designed to achieve measurable outcomes. Students of the School of Nursing are privileged to have access to this Simulation Center.
The SYN:APSE family is proud to feature a comprehensive array of high and low-fidelity computerized neonatal, infant, pediatric, and adult patient simulators (mannequins). All our high-fidelity simulators speak, cry, breathe (full complement of breath sounds with variable breathing patterns), and feature a circulatory system (wide array of heart sounds and pulses with variable intensities).
The spacious Reeves Memorial Health Sciences Library is located on the fourth floor of the hospital. The facility is available for required student research and offers the assistance of a qualified librarian Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Students can obtain access to the library during other hours by using their hospital ID badge. The library has books, journals, and videotapes that can be borrowed. Additionally, electronic resources are available through the hospital-wide Intranet. Training on these resources is available through the library staff at (203) 384-3254.
The School of Nursing's affiliation with Bridgeport Hospital, a 383 licensed bed facility, along with 42 beds under the Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital provides extensive clinical opportunities for students. In addition, students may receive clinical education within the Yale-New Haven Health System hospitals, as well as at a variety of community facilities that are selected to provide students with a wide range of learning experiences in nursing.