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  1. 2017 Maryland Action Coalition Summit – Call for Abstracts!

    Mar 22, 2017

    2017 Retreat and Leadership Summit The Culture of Health Monday, May 22, 2017 University of Maryland School of Nursing Baltimore, Maryland 21201 Keynote Speaker: Susan Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN Senior Adviser for Nursing, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation The 2017 summit looks back on strategic actions undertaken by MDAC to address more

    Location: Maryland

  2. Funding Opportunities: Financing your nursing doctoral degree with scholarships, fellowships, and grants

    Jul 07, 2016

    Mia Cajita, BSN, RN-BC, PhD(c), a doctoral Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar from Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, compiled a list of funding opportunities for nursing doctoral degree students for the Academic Transformation Committee as part of the 2015-2016 goals. This compilation booklet may be accessed by clicking here – Funding available for more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: Maryland

  3. Applications Accepted Through June 20 for Md. Leadership Development Program

    Jun 14, 2016

    Dear Maryland Nurse, Leadership Matters: The Nurse Leadership Institute (NLI) develops nurses’ leadership skills as well as facilitates partnerships between nurse faculty and practice leaders. These leadership collaborations are critical to improving Maryland’s health care system and health outcomes. Application for and details on the NLI more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Maryland

  4. Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) awards $17+ million in competitive institutional grants

    May 26, 2016

    On May 11, 2016 the Maryland Higher Education Commission awarded $17,565,478 in Competitive Institutional Grants through the Nurse Support Program II (NSP II). The NSP II Program is a unique grant program developed by the Maryland Higher Education Commission, the State’s postsecondary education coordinating board and funded through the Health Services Cost more

    Location: Maryland

  5. 2016 Maryland Action Coalition Summit

    May 18, 2016

    Advancing the Recommendations of the Institute of Medicine’s Report on the Future of Nursing Monday, June 27, 2016 University of Maryland School of Nursing Baltimore, Maryland 21201 The 2016 Maryland Action Coalition summit spotlights initiatives undertaken in Maryland to address academic progression, transition to practice, nursing leadership, and more

    Location: Maryland

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    University of Maryland School of Nursing Awarded State Implementation Program Grant

    Mar 30, 2016

    The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) has been awarded a $150,000 State Implementation Program (SIP) grant through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. UMSON’s grant is in effect from November 2015 through January 2017. SIP grants were created to support the implementation othe Institute of Medicines recommendations outlined in its 2010 more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity Transforming Nursing Education Location: Maryland National

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    Maryland Increases Consumers’ Access to Care

    May 13, 2015

    The Future of Nursing:  Campaign for Action congratulates Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan and the state legislatures for approving a bill that will allow nurse practitioners in the state to practice to the full extent of their education and training.  With that, Maryland joins 20 states and the District of Columbia in modernizing scope laws so consumers have more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Maryland National

  8. Nurse Appointed to Maryland CareFirst Board

    Dec 17, 2013

    Ann B. Mech, a nurse, assistant professor and legal affairs coordinator at the University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON), was recently appointed to the Maryland CareFirst Board of Directors. She is the only nurse to serve on the board. The Maryland CareFirst Board approves modifications to state benefit plans, provider networks, provider more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Maryland