Aug 02, 2021
Action Plans for Recommendation 8 of the Future of Nursing 2030 Report
On June 3 and 4, 2021, the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action assembled key opinion leaders, experts, and change makers across the fields of health care, nursing and health equity. The goal: Build actions plans to operationalize the National Academy of Medicine’s Future of Nursing 2020 2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity report. Below are the action plans related to Recommendation #8. The draft workplans are examples of how the recommendation may be addressed.
Recommendation #8: PREPARING NURSES TO RESPOND TO DISASTERS AND PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES
To enable nurses to address inequities within communities, federal agencies and other key stakeholders within and outside the nursing profession should strengthen and protect the nursing workforce during the response to such public health emergencies as the COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters, including those related to climate change.
Sub-recommendation Action Plans
8.2 Develop and support emergency preparedness and response knowledge base of the nursing workforce.
8.3 Lead transformational change in nursing education to address workforce development in disaster nursing and public health preparedness.