Data: An Overview of What is Collected, Where to Access It and How to Use It

Hosted on December 13, 2012:

Participants of this webinar heard from colleagues from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), and the Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers provided updates on information that is currently collected, where to find it and how to use it.  Also on this webinar, the Campaign for Action’s Dashboard Indicators are discussed as an example of putting data to use when designing benchmarks and measuring outcomes.

Webinar Objectives:

  • Identify tools, resources and data available at the state and national levels
  • Gain insights into developing or improving Action Coalition plans around data 
  • Be introduced to the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action’s National Dashboard
Presenters:
  • Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Senior Advisor for Nursing and Director, Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action
  • Nancy Fishman, BSN, MPH, Senior Program Officer, Research and Evaluation Unit, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Jennifer Nooney, PhD, Public Health Analyst, National Center for Health Workforce Analysis, Health Resources and Services Administration
  • Edward Salsberg, MPA, Director, National Center for Health Workforce Analysis, Health Resources and Services Administration
  • Mary Rita Hurley, RN, MPA, Executive Director, Oregon Center for Nursing
  • Kathy Apple, MS, RN, FAAN, CEO, National Council of State Boards of Nursing
  • Joanne Spetz, PhD, Professor, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, School of Medicine and School of Nursing, University of California-San Francisco
by Michael Pheulpin | December 19, 2012

Tags: capacity-building, data

 

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