Campaign Progress

The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is rooted in pillars - the framework through which we drive change and measure progress. Learn more about our approach and how our partners are transforming health care.

Advancing Education Transformation

Only with an improved education system can we ensure that current and future generations of nurses can deliver safe, quality, patient-centered care across all settings, especially primary care and community and public health. Read more…

Leveraging Nursing Leadership

Nurses must be full partners with physicians and other health professionals in our fast-changing health care delivery system. To deliver patient-centered care, all nurses from students, to bedside, to chief nursing officers, to academia -- must develop leadership competencies. Read more…

Removing Barriers to Practice and Care

America is faced with a shortage of primary care physicians, and increasing health care costs. As the largest number of health professionals, the nation’s 3 million nurses can transform the health care system and are pivotal to efforts to provide access to care for patients. Read more…

Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration

As the delivery of care becomes more complex, and the need to coordinate care among physicians, nurses, pharmacists, social workers and others becomes ever more important, training professionals to work in well-functioning teams is essential. Read more…

Promoting Diversity

Racial and ethnic minorities make up approximately 30 percent of the U.S. population but less than 15 percent of the registered nurse workforce, and just under 10 percent of nurses are men. It is essential that the nursing population evolve to reflect America’s changing population. Read more…

Bolstering Workforce Data

Building a nursing workforce able to meet current and emerging needs can only happen if we have comprehensive data tracking progress in this work. Read more…

Dashboard Indicators

The Institute of Medicine report recommendations serve as a foundation to fully realize nursing’s potential. Successful implementation will lead to a transformed health care delivery system and improved patient care. Read more…

Directory of Resources

The Campaign for Action provides a library of essential resources for several of the key pillar areas and learning collaboratives. Read more…

 

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