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America’s 4 million registered nurses are key to promoting health and creating communities in which everyone has access to high-quality care.

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  1. Write All About It: Fall 2020 Issue to Honor Future of Nursing Report

    Mar 18, 2019

    Nursing Education Perspectives plans to cover the 10-year anniversary of the report that spurred great action in nursing, and has put out a call for manuscripts for that September/October more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education

  2. New Report: Nursing Has Historic Opportunity to Address Public Health Crisis

    Mar 13, 2019

    Nursing has a “historic role at the intersection of medicine and society,” and a new paper assesses how nursing can build on that role to contribute to building a Culture of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  3. Welcoming the 116th Congress

    Mar 12, 2019

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action was pleased to join the Nursing Community Coalition to host a reception March 7 to welcome the 116th Congress, celebrating its nurses and Nursing Caucus. more

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  1. Building Healthier Communities

    Charting Nursing's Future News In Brief: Summer 2018

    Aug 30, 2018

    The theme of this collection of stories from Charting Nursing’s Future is “Nurses Work to Build a Culture of Health.” It reports on public health and primary care initiatives throughout the nation and highlights nurses helping to lead the effort to create vibrant and healthy communities through high-quality care, education, and leadership. Two more

    Location: National

  2. Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education

    Dashboard Indicators

    Feb 19, 2019

    The Campaign for Action Dashboard is a series of graphs and charts the Campaign uses to evaluate its efforts to implement the recommendations in the Institute of Medicine’s The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health report. It contains seven primary indicators: education, doctoral degrees, state practice environment, interprofessional more

    Location: National Tools & Tips: Dashboard Indicators Milestones

  3. Improving Access to Care

    Improving Access to Care: What You Need to Know

    Dec 14, 2018

    The Campaign for Action works to bring better care and wellness to more Americans by changing laws and policies that prohibit nurses from practicing to the full extent of their education and training. Below are facts you can use to educate others about our efforts. The four types of advanced practice registered nurses: nurse practitioners clinical more

    Location: National Tools & Tips: Advocacy

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