Issues   Transforming Nursing Education

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  1. Advance Your Nursing Education: Open House

    Oct 07, 2016

    Calling all nurses — students and working — to the RN Educational Advancement Open House on October 27 in Holyoke, MA. Hosted by the Western MA Nursing Collaborative, the event is for student nurses nearing graduation and practicing RNs interested in advancing their education. Thursday, October 27 4:00 – 7:00pm (stop by any time) Supervised more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: Massachusetts

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    Charting Nursing’s Future: A Valuable Resource

    Oct 06, 2016

    Charting Nursing’s Future has been providing information on key policy issues for the past 10 years, and highlights the important role nurses play in building a Culture of Health. In its September 2016 issue, the American Journal of Nursing praised Charting Nursing’s more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

  3. Oregon Education Workgroup Produces Video

    Sep 30, 2016

    The Oregon Action Coalition’s Education Workgroup released a new video, “Nurses: You Can Get Your BSN!” featuring five Oregon nurses who had the experience of going back to school and earning their BSN. These nurses described their motivation for returning to school, how they chose their program, how they paid for courses, and what they did to overcome more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: Oregon


    Not Enough Nurses Prepared to Care for Those Older Than 65

    Sep 29, 2016

    The number of people in the United States over age 65 is growing quickly and those over age 85 are the fastest growing segment of seniors. But our health care workforce is not well prepared to care for this population. A new discussion paper from the National Academy of more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Transforming Nursing Education

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    The Four Forces That Will Reshape Nursing

    Sep 20, 2016

    Right now, America has a knowledge shortage, not a nursing shortage, says nursing expert and health care economist Peter Buerhaus, PhD, RN. In an interview with Hospitals & Health Networks, Buerhaus, a health care economist and professor of nursing, offers insights on what it means to have experienced nurses retiring at the same time the country faces a more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Improving Access to Care Transforming Nursing Education Location: Montana National

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    Measures of Success Are Updated

    Aug 09, 2016

    Things are looking up for education and diversity in the nursing workforce. Those are among other upticks reflected in a recent update to the Dashboard, which is the tracking tool used by the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. The primary indicators on the Dashboard, more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    Action Coalitions Benefit From Connecticut’s Search for Answers

    Aug 01, 2016

    Last fall, leaders of numerous schools and health and medical centers in Connecticut started working on creating more elegant systems to teach and train nurses. Sponsored by the Connecticut Nursing Collaborative-Action Coalition, the meetings produced more than was expected: Not only did the leaders in academics and clinical practice forge strong working more

    Issues: Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Transforming Nursing Education Location: Connecticut National


    Michigan Nursing Summit Convenes Hundreds to Discuss Creating a Culture of Health

    Jul 27, 2016

    The Michigan Center for Nursing, a program of the Michigan Health Council (MHC), will be hosting the annual Michigan Nursing Summit on September 29-30 at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Mich.  Last year, about 200 nurses, nursing educators, nursing students, more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity Transforming Nursing Education Location: Michigan