Topic   Equity-Minded Nurse

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. A Trauma-Informed Approach Provides Framework for Achieving Health Equity

    Jan 25, 2023

    We have known for years that health equity is possible only through eliminating racism, but we have yet to realize this imperative. The 2021 Future of Nursing Report1 and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action2 (an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the Robert Wood more

  7. Gender-Affirming Nursing is Equity-Minded Nursing

    Dec 08, 2022

    The past year has seen an onslaught of politicians and talking heads scoring points at the expense of transgender and gender-nonbinary (TGNB) people.  Today’s headlines alone included “Transgender youth health care ban approved by Florida medical boards” and more

  8. Achieving Health Equity for Black Men, One Barbershop Health Talk at a Time

    Nov 10, 2022

    photo credit: Getty Images/Blend Images Nursing students working on graduate degrees often get this one question from teachers and mentors: “What problem do you want to solve?” For Black men in nursing like us, who represent a minority within a minority in a profession more

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