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    FONWV Receives AC Excellence Award

    Feb 09, 2017

    We are pleased and honored to announce that the Non-Profit Association inaugural Excellence Award was received by Future of Nursing WV on October 27th at the Annual Conference held in Huntington. Three awards were given. FONWV AC was the recipient for an organization with a more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: West Virginia


    Columnist: “One Small Step” Would Be Big Leap for Health Care

    Feb 09, 2017

    A. Barton Hinkle, senior editorial writer and a columnist at the Richmond Times-Dispatch, lives in a state in which, as he writes, nurses “are forbidden to practice medicine independently.” His column headlined “One Small Step to Improve Health Care” is heavy on facts more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Virginia


    Oregon Offers Online Toolkit to Help Nurses Pursue Board Positions

    Feb 07, 2017

    By Jana Bitton, MPA, executive director, Oregon Center for Nursing There’s no question about it: Nurses need to lead. With the changing health care delivery environment, nurses are needed more than ever to be leaders not just in their profession, but also in their more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Oregon

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    Nurse Practitioners Make Most of Nation’s House Calls

    Feb 06, 2017

    A growing number of nurse practitioners is answering the growing need for house calls. The number of nurse practitioners making house calls to older adults topped the number of physicians providing such care, says a study that also notes that state regulations make it more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National


    Film Festivals Feature Documentary of American Indian Nurses

    Feb 02, 2017

    The North Dakota State University School of Nursing has pursued its goal of recruiting more American Indians into the field in a new way: film. “Essence of Healing: Journey of American Indian Nurses,” a documentary that follows 14 American Indian nurses from the Northern more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity Location: North Dakota


    “Give Texas Nurses Full Authority to Heal”

    Jan 31, 2017

    “Texas is overwhelmingly rural,” writes the director of AARP Texas; it ranks 41st in the nation for the number of physicians per 100,000 people. So why aren’t nurses allowed to provide all the care they’ve been trained to provide? In the online paid piece on TribTalk, more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Texas


    Young Tennessee Nurse Follows Mentors in Learning to Lead

    Jan 24, 2017

    “An amazing woman with a compelling story,” is what the Tennessee Action Coalition ’s nursing leader Carole R. Myers, PhD, RN, says about Chisa Huffman, who last month received her master’s in nursing. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville graduate is also a shining more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Tennessee

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    Survey Asks Nurses Their Ideas on Future of Nursing

    Jan 24, 2017

    The Institute of Medicine’s 2010 The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health has launched many hundreds of efforts nationwide to implement its recommendations, actions coordinated by the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Now a nurse is asking nurses ages 25 to 45: What has the impact of the report been on you, America’s future more

    Location: National

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