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  1. Save the Date! IOM Impact on Your Nursing Career

    Jan 09, 2017

    Join the North Carolina Action Coalition in Charlotte on February 9, 2017 from 9:30-2:30pm as we discuss the Institute of Medicine report and its impact on the Future of Nursing. Learn about what we are doing here in North Carolina to enhance the nursing profession, improve the health of North Carolinians and how you can help. Follow the link below to more

    Location: North Carolina

  2. North Carolina CNO Perceptions of BSN Workforce Survey

    Jan 09, 2017

    North Carolina Future of Nursing Action Coalition member Mary Schuler served as the project leader on a survey of North Carolina Chief Nursing Officers’ perceptions on promoting higher education in the nursing workforce. The survey also assessed plans and incentives hospitals, acute care facilities, and Public Health Chief Nursing Officers have in place to more

    Location: North Carolina

  3. Military Nursing Officers and the Nursing Faculty Shortage

    Nov 02, 2016

    Donna Lake, PhD, RN, NEA-BC and colleagues, Patricia Allen, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN and Myrna Armstrong, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, propose a striking call to action to address the ever prominent nursing faculty shortage: Military Nursing Officers. With such an incredibly rich and diverse population of nurses, Lake, Allen, and Armstrong highlight how military more

    Location: North Carolina

  4. “There is no Culture of Health, without Mental Health”

    Nov 02, 2016

    North Carolina Action Coalition member and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Public Health Nurse Leader, Connie Mele, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC, NE-BC, CARN-AP, FIAAN, is leading an exemplary project on how mental health plays a significant role in our culture of health. The project, Identifying Post-Partum Depression in Public Health Immunization and WIC Patients, more

    Location: North Carolina

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    (Updated) Post-Hurricane, Red Cross Calls for Volunteers

    Oct 10, 2016

    Update: As of October 15, the American Red Cross is no longer recruiting for volunteers in the hurricane-hit region. Hurricane Matthew, which flooded coastal communities in the Southeast and inland areas of North Carolina as well, has left thousands stranded and multiple more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: North Carolina

  6. North Carolina Nurses on Boards

    Aug 19, 2016

    North Carolina’s own, Connie Mullinix, PhD, MBA, MPH, RN and AnnMarie Walton, PhD, RN, OCN, CHES, are doing great work in the state to contribute to the Nurses on Boards Coalition and Action Coalitions’ national goal of achieving 10,000 nurses on boards by 2020. In their work, they have found how essential nurses are to hospital boards in efforts to, not more

    Location: North Carolina

  7. East Carolina University Expanding Nursing Workforce

    Aug 17, 2016

    Learn about how one of our state’s universities has become one of the top producers of new nurses with baccalaureate degrees in North Carolina. East Carolina University, along with participating community colleges in the state, is successfully contributing to the health and workforce of North Carolina. Follow the link below to read more

    Location: North Carolina

  8. Improving the Health of North Carolinians: The RIBN Project

    Jun 30, 2016

    Learn about the success of our state’s RIBN program in producing an RN workforce better prepared to meet the health demands of North Carolinians: View these sources to learn more about the RIBN Business Case and the RN-BSN Pathway. more

    Location: North Carolina