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  1. Going Back to School to Advocate for Vulnerable Transgender People

    May 16, 2023

    Being an equity-minded nurse means not only having the desire to help and advocate for those who need help, but being that nurse who also has the right knowledge, skills and ability to represent those you serve. One of the essences of becoming an equity-minded nurse is to more

  2. In Health Care, There is No Quality without Equity

    Apr 24, 2023

    In the pioneering publication, Crossing the Quality Chasm, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) defined six domains of health care quality. These domains are efficiency, effectiveness, safety, timeliness, patient-centered, and equitable. Health care organizations nationwide have more

  3. 2023 Rising Star Program Nomination Deadline Extended

    Apr 22, 2023

    We are excited to share that the nomination deadline for the Rising Star Nurse Leader Program has been extended to May 1, 2023! Keep reading to find out how to nominate a young nurse leader. The Tennessee Nurses Association and Tennessee Hospital Association have partnered with the Tennessee Action Coalition to acknowledge emerging nurse leaders under more

    Location: Tennessee

  4. Help Wanted: Nurse Mentors for a More Diverse Nurse Workforce

    Apr 11, 2023

    The AARP Center for Health Equity through NursingSM (A-CHEN) is seeking nurses, working or retired, to mentor nursing students from underrepresented communities. A mentor is defined as a wise and trusted counselor or teacher, a tutor, advisor, or coach. Mentors can also more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing

  5. Lincoln University Nursing Students Attend National Black Nurses Association Capitol Hill Day

    Apr 03, 2023

    Rep Lisa Blunt Rochester posing with Lincoln University nursing students and faculty as well as NBNA members. On February 2, 2023 the Pennsylvania Action Coalition had the pleasure of attending the 35th Annual National Black Nurses (NBNA) Day on Capitol Hill with students from the Pennsylvania Action Coalition Cohort of Exchanged Learning (PA-ACCEL) more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: Pennsylvania

  6. Maps Illustrate a Decade of Progress in Nursing Education

    Mar 22, 2023

    From its earliest days, the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, has worked to implement recommendations in the 2010 Institute of Medicine report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, more

  7. Video: Medicare Savings Programs Could Be Helping More Older Adults

    Mar 15, 2023

    A new AARP Policy Now video explores why 1.4 million eligible low-income Medicare beneficiaries are not enrolled in state level programs that can save them at least $1,900 a year in health care costs. Under Medicare Savings Programs (MSPs), state Medicaid agencies pay more

  8. Valuing the Invaluable 2023 Update: Strengthening Supports for Family Caregivers

    Mar 09, 2023

    The AARP Public Policy Institute’s Valuing the Invaluable report offers a detailed portrait of who family caregivers are, the challenges they face, and the emotional and financial toll this unpaid work can take. It documents how they are also the backbone of our long-term more

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