Topic   Equity-Minded Nurse

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Campaign for Action Launches Award Program to Recognize Equity-Minded Nurses

    Jul 17, 2023

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is pleased to announce it is accepting applications for a new award program, co-sponsored by nursing organizations, that will recognize nurses who are more

  6. Nine Nurses Talk About Equity-Minded Nursing

    Jun 21, 2023

    When the National Academy of Medicine released its 2021 report, The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity, the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and RWJF, took up the challenge to help implement the more

  7. How I Became “The Health Equity NP”

    Jun 05, 2023

    I recently learned about and strongly resonated with the concept of the equity-minded nurse, as described by Piri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, FAAN, senior health equity fellow for the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the Robert more

  8. 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

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