Topic   Equity-Minded Nurse

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  1. Reckoning with the History of Nursing to Improve Maternal-Infant Health Outcomes

    May 28, 2024

    photo credit: (c) GETTY IMAGES: FilippoBacci My health equity journey can be summed-up in the expression, “I am my sister’s (brother’s) keeper.” This phrase characterizes both the privileges and responsibilities that I hold, which are foundational to my leadership more

    Location: Texas

  2. Now Accepting Nominations for Equity-Minded Nurse Award Program

    Mar 28, 2024

    photo credit: (c) GETTY IMAGES/Biod The AARP Center for Health Equity through NursingSM (A-CHEN) and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, with support from national nursing organizations, is pleased to open a call for applications for the Equity-Minded Nurse Awards more

  3. Social Determinants of Health. Now what?

    Mar 22, 2024

    photo credit: (c) GETTY IMAGES/Thomas Barwick. Portrait of multigenerational family standing of front porch of home I am fortunate enough to have the opportunity to share my thoughts about the importance of the Social Determinants of Health (SDoH) framework and advancing more

    Location: Kentucky

  4. “Everyone Can Play a Role” in Advancing Health Equity

    Dec 11, 2023

    Attendees at the summit. How can we make real progress on critical health care priorities like advancing health equity, diversifying the nursing workforce, mitigating the workforce crisis through the recruitment and retention of nurses, and elevating the concept of more

    Issues: Improving Health Equity Increasing Diversity in Nursing

  5. Five Nurses Celebrated for Leadership and Innovation in Advancing Health Equity

    Oct 31, 2023

    2023 Equity-Minded Nurse Awards PRESS RELASEContact: Mary Boyle, Campaign for Action communications director, A nurse educator in Maryland who centers health equity in classroom innovations and program implementation. A nurse practitioner in more

  6. Video: Nurses and Health Equity

    Oct 05, 2023 The National Academy of Medicine’s Future of Nursing 2020—2023 report, published amid the COVID-19 pandemic, is subtitled, Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity. As the largest and most trusted segment of the health care workforce, nurses more

    Issues: Improving Health Equity

  7. Equity-Minded School Nurses Have a Superpower

    Sep 13, 2023

    School nurses are often unrecognized and poorly understood by non-health and health professionals, including other nurses. The unprecedented events surrounding COVID-19 and the return of students from home into the classroom elevated the importance of school nurses in more

  8. Becoming an Equity-Minded Nurse Was Inevitable for Me

    Aug 03, 2023

    My story of being an equity-minded nurse began with my background. I was born to teenage parents along the Texas-Mexico border in a “colonia,” a Spanish term for poverty-stricken neighborhood. Nursing school to me was not only a way to play a pivotal role in shaping a more

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