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    Watch Partnering for Better Health

    Partnering for Better Health is a new video about the Campaign for Action’s work. Learn how changes in nursing have improved health and health care, the role the Campaign has played, what more there is to do and how you can get involved.

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    Charting Nursing's Future Gets a New Home

    Previously published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Charting Nursing's Future is now part of the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Along with its new home, it also has a new digital format.

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    Campaign Releases NURSING EDUCATION Compendium

    The past ten years have seen change in nursing education unprecedented in the history of the profession. A new compendium reports on this transformation and looks at what it will take to build on that progress.

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Watch Partnering for Better Health

Partnering for Better Health is a new video about the Campaign for Action’s work. Learn how changes in nursing have improved health and health care, the role the Campaign has played, what more there is to do and how you can get involved.

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America’s 3.6 million registered nurses are key to promoting health and creating communities in which everyone has access to high-quality care.

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    Hurricane-Battered Hospital Offers Lessons in Disaster Preparedness

    Jan 19, 2018

    When Hurricane Harvey hit the Gulf Coast in late August 2017, nearly 100 nurses and other licensed professionals who work for CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, Texas, were stranded at home. Yet St. Elizabeth remained open, having strengthened its disaster preparedness after years of practice and planning. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National Texas

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    The Next Disaster: Are You Ready?

    Jan 19, 2018

    Disasters and their aftermath follow a predictable cycle that includes prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery, yet no two disasters are exactly alike. Nurses need different skills and knowledge to respond to a hurricane, a novel infectious disease outbreak, or a mass shooting. That makes it tough for nurses—the backbone of our nation’s disaster response more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

  3. Using the Guidelines of Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation to Build a Culture of Health

    Jan 16, 2018

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action strives to ensure that everyone in America can live a healthier life supported by a system where nurses are essential partners in providing care and promoting health. As the largest and most trusted profession, nurses have the power more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

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  1. Improving Access to Care

    Improving Access to Care: What You Need to Know

    Nov 04, 2016

    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

  2. Building Healthier Communities Transforming Nursing Education

    Education Ideas Emerge From Learning Collaboratives

    Mar 23, 2017

    Agreements between nursing schools and population health initiatives; academic programs that include community-based care; reports that show the value of teaching student nurses the many variables that affect people’s health. These are among materials educators and nurses have mentioned as they discuss how to integrate a Culture of Health perspective into more

    Location: National Tools & Tips: Meetings

  3. Collecting Workforce Data

    Workforce Data: A Plan to Measure Progress

    Nov 17, 2016

    Nurses play a huge role in keeping Americans healthy, but for nursing to be able meet the country’s growing health needs, we need more facts about the nursing workforce. In 2010, the Institute of Medicine future of nursing report spelled out this demand for data. In its follow-up report five years later, the call was more urgent: “The Campaign should play a more

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