The Western Regional School of Nursing, located at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, offers the fast track and collaborative nursing program in partnership with Grenfell Campus. The collaborative nursing program has earned the highest
accreditation award in nursing education: a full seven-year accreditation from
the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN), the national accrediting
body for nursing education in Canada.
Opened in 1971, close to 2,000 professional nurses have graduated from program to work in health care around the world.