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  1. The 2nd Annual Celebration of Rural Nursing

    Oct 25, 2018

    On Friday, November 30, 2018, all nine NC AHECs will host eight concurrent conferences for nurses serving rural North Carolina. Two statewide broadcast keynote addresses will link all the regions together. Each AHEC will offer additional live, on-site presentations that focus on regional topics. Nurses will have the opportunity to connect with colleagues in more

    Location: North Carolina

  2. Ambitious Goals Spur Action

    Oct 24, 2018

    Nurses across the country are on the move to better their education. This in response to the 2010 Institute of Medicine (IOM) Future of Nursing report, which set an audacious goal around nursing education. It called for 80 percent of the nursing workforce to obtain a Bachelor more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education

  3. Nurses, Be Counted

    Oct 22, 2018

    Nurses, Be Counted! You may know that the Nurses on Boards Coalition is in the midst of its annual campaign to register nurses’ board service. If you serve on a board, and haven’t already registered, please visit the Nurses on Boards Coalition website, and be counted. The mission of the Nurses on Boards Coalition is to improve the health of more

    Location: North Carolina

  4. New Paper Lays Out Why Nurse Practitioners Are the Solution

    Oct 15, 2018

    This is a revised version of an earlier post. See correction below. “Primary care is a crucial component of American health care, but it faces steep challenges, beginning with ever-increasing demand for primary care services,” writes health care economist Peter more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care

  5. Funding Bill Includes Push to VA Facilities to Let Nurses Practice

    Oct 09, 2018

    President Trump signed into law on September 21 a funding bill for the nation’s veterans, and part of it boosted efforts to implement a policy approved nearly two years ago to more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care

  6. National

    Retirement Opportunities That Allow Nurses to “Do More”

    Sep 25, 2018

    When Ellen Elpern, MSN, RN, retired, she was eager to invest more time and energy in her profession. She also wanted to maintain a connection to the medical center where she spent almost 40 years providing inpatient care. But she soon discovered that few volunteer positions are more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  7. Encore Performance: Retired Nurses Find Fulfillment Through Volunteering

    Sep 20, 2018

    Charting Nursing’s Future profiles four retired nurses who are staying active and continuing to contribute to their communities through volunteer work. Three are making sure that people with economic, social or emotional challenges gain access to the supports they need to build more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  8. National

    A School Nurse in 2018

    Sep 11, 2018

    As a new academic year begins, school nurses are making headlines for their many and varied roles caring for America’s children. Recent stories have highlighted how the job has changed significantly from the days of the first school nurse, hired in the early 1900s to reduce more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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