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    Calling #NurseInnovators in Pennsylvania! Video Contest and Inaugural Fellowship Announced

    Feb 23, 2017

    Nurses are on the front lines of care and are acutely aware of the needs of their patients and their families. With their “ears” and “eyes” on the intricacies of our healthcare system, they are uniquely positioned to provide valuable insight in advancing patient safety and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Pennsylvania

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    Good, busy year for the Nurse Diversity Council of Pennsylvania

    Nov 14, 2016

    In Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, and Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Action Coalition’s Nurse Diversity Council (PA-NDC) has been busy bolstering the nursing workforce to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve! The PA-NDC’s mission is to increase diversity throughout more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Increasing Diversity Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Pennsylvania

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    Study: Nurses’ Models of Care Match Culture of Health

    Oct 14, 2016

    Nurses are the health care professionals best positioned to contribute to a Culture of Health in their communities, says a study published in Nursing Outlook (there is a fee to download the study). “Innovative Nursing Care Models and Culture of Health: Early Evidence” more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Pennsylvania

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    Breakthrough Leader in Nursing to Speak at White House-Hosted Conference

    Oct 11, 2016

    Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, assistant professor at the Family Health Care Nursing Department at the University of California, San Francisco, will speak—fast—in a lightning talk at the White House Frontiers Conference Thursday, October 13, in Pittsburgh. As a 2015 more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: California Pennsylvania

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    Treating People Not the Same As Treating Illness

    Sep 08, 2016

    It’s no secret that health care is hardest to come by in rural parts of the country. But, as it turned out in at least one rural community, building more clinics did not help; what helped was building relationships. More than a decade ago, the Centers for Disease Control and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Pennsylvania West Virginia

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    Pennsylvania’s Villarruel Speaks Out on Greater Access to Care

    Aug 31, 2016

    Months after the Pennsylvania Senate passed a bill allowing nurses to provide health care to the full extent of their education and training, Antonia Villarruel, PhD, FAAN, dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, explained in a column on philly.com what the more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Pennsylvania

  7. Philadelphia: Brotherly Love, Culture of Health

    Jul 12, 2016

    To hear the name—the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services—is not to fully comprehend the incredible wraparound support this center more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Pennsylvania

  8. Inaugural Pennsylvania Action Coalition Stakeholder Summit

    Jul 01, 2016

    The Pennsylvania Action Coalition hosted a Stakeholder Summit on July 23, 2016 that began with remarks from Sue Hassmiller, Senior Adviser for Nursing at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Director of the Future for Nursing: Campaign for Action, about how nurses are leading change and advancing a culture of health. The Summit finished with an more

    Issues: Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Increasing Diversity Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: Pennsylvania