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    THE FUTURE OF NURSING: PASSION, PURPOSE, and PROGRESS

    Join us Feb. 24 as we honor the contributions of nurses during these extraordinary times, recognize a decade of progress and look ahead to the future of nursing. All are welcome.

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    Health Equity Action Forums

    Join us as we host a series of virtual convenings with the goal of engaging a range of stakeholders, including consumer, business and health care organizations, on improving our nation’s health equity through a more diverse nursing work force.

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    Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Steering Committee

    The Committee supports the Campaign in the important effort to help prepare the field to care for an increasingly diverse population.

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THE FUTURE OF NURSING: PASSION, PURPOSE, and PROGRESS

Join us Feb. 24 as we honor the contributions of nurses during these extraordinary times, recognize a decade of progress and look ahead to the future of nursing. All are welcome.

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We’re Building Healthier Communities Through Nursing

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

 

FUTURE OF NURSING 2020-2030: NURSES SPEAK UP

Read about the Future of Nursing 2020-2030.

The Latest News

  1. Looking back to look forward

    Feb 23, 2021

    Nurses, nurse leaders, nurse champions and allies from across the country will virtually gather Wednesday to reflect on the profession’s achievements since the release of the 2010 Institute of Medicine report The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health. More more

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

  2. Two AARP Programs to Fund Ideas Large and Small

    Feb 22, 2021

    AARP applauds and supports innovators and entrepreneurs who aim to improve others’ lives with two funding opportunities: The 2022 Purpose Prize, and the 2021 Community Challenge. Applications for both are now being accepted. “The AARP Purpose Prize,” said AARP CEO Jo more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  3. Report: Racial Equity Benefits Society Economically Too

    Feb 08, 2021

    Racial equity is an integral part of social justice—and, as an updated report makes clear, it is also fundamentally important to the country’s economic growth. In “The Business Case for Racial Equity: A Strategy for Growth,” the W.K. Kellogg Foundation finds that more

  4. Push for New Nurses Seeks to Reduce Wealth & Health Disparities

    Jan 26, 2021

    While the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action has from its start sought to increase diversity in the nursing workforce and continues to emphasize inclusivity, it will introduce a new aspect of its efforts to improve America’s health on Feb. 3. That’s when the Campaign more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing

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  1. Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Increasing Diversity in Nursing

    A literature scan and framework of a diverse nursing workforce and its effect on the social determinants of health

    Nov 21, 2019

    This paper reviews vulnerable populations in the U.S. and suggest policies and practices that address the social determinants of health that particularly affect them. It also surveys the research that nurses are conducting currently (as of 2019) that is focused on the social determinants of health, and illustrates, using a framework produced by Health more

    Tools & Tips: Mentoring Research

  2. Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Increasing Diversity in Nursing

    Equity Toolkit Helps Communities Take On Social Determinants of Health

    Apr 13, 2020

    The newly developed Health Equity Toolkit provides in one place the tools, resources, and information that nurses, as well as Action Coalitions and their partners, need to help their communities by tackling the social determinants of health—those conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age, including social and economic factors that have more

    Tools & Tips: Mentoring

  3. 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 22, 2021

    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

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