New England Council of Higher Education in Nursing

The New England Council of Higher Education in Nursing collection contains printed material, professional material, correspondence, and legal material.

Printed material in the collection includes meeting agendas from the SREB Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing from 1963 to 1971, as well as various undated Nursing Education pamphlets, practice and leadership brochures, and volumes 1-3 of nursing research journals regarding levels of education, research, and training. Also included are an undated N.E.C.H.E. Newsletter with related pamphlets, as well as an undated article with an unknown author, “Some facts about nursing and education in New England,” among other items.

Professional material includes project reports regarding Graduate Education, the Continuing Education Project in Nursing, and Mental Health Continuing Education in Associate Degree Nursing Faculties from 1972 to 1977. Assorted conference reports from 1979 to 1980 are also included, as well as a list of previous conferences from 1973 to 1978. A collection of meeting minutes from 1973 to 1983 from the Executive Committee, Spring and Fall conferences, and the N.E.C.H.E.N. are also present.

Correspondence includes various undated hospital letters and documents from New Hampshire and Vermont.

Legal material includes various undated documents and by-laws, the 1978 changes to the N.E.C.H.E.N. by-laws, “Selected Material By Laws” from 1977, and various undated committee memberships.

Associated Subjects
1. Nursing – Study and teaching – New England
2. Legal documents – New England
3. Nursing
4. Nursing – New England – Societies, etc.
5. Nursing – Research – New England