Issue   Building Healthier Communities

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  1. COVID-19 Nursing Home Residents Pose Special Challenges

    May 27, 2020

    Donna Russo, director of nursing at the New Jersey Firemen’s home, was featured recently on an AARP podcast, Take on Today: An Inside Look at Hospitals and Nursing Homes. Below, she shares more of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  2. Hassmiller Co-Edits the First-Ever Book Addressing Advanced Practice Nurses and Global Leadership

    May 22, 2020

    Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, senior advisor for nursing at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and director of the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, along with Joyce Pulcini, PhD, RN, PNP-BC, FAAN, tenured professor and chair of the George more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership

  3. Front Lines COVID-19 Response Plan Proposed

    May 13, 2020

    In a newly released report, the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) lay out a plan for the country to confidently return to work and school and estimates that Congress will need to appropriate more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  4. National

    Building Coalitions to Promote Health Equity: A Toolkit for Action

    Webinar

    This webinar, which is part of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Learning Collaborative, reviews toolkit Building Coalitions to Promote Health Equity: A Toolkit for Action.  Presenters: Piri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, Associate Clinical Professor, Director of Faculty Development for Education and Co-Director Center more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: National

  5. Lighting the Way for the Homeless during COVID-19

    May 01, 2020

    The World Health Organization has designated 2020 as the “Year of the Nurse and Midwife,” in honor of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale. A true pioneer in healthcare, Florence Nightingale’s invaluable contribution to our modern healthcare more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  6. During Pandemic, States Increase Access to Care

    Apr 29, 2020

    Since late-March, states have provided people more direct access to more highly skilled clinicians during the pandemic. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care

  7. COVID-19 Resources and Information Available at AARP’s Public Policy Institute

    Apr 23, 2020

    Many nurses and nurse champions have long been aware that the Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA), an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a leading national resource center created to ensure America has the skilled nurses it more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  8. “Really, Really Intense”: Public Health Nurses Lead the Way During COVID-19 Days

    Apr 21, 2020

    “If public health does its job well, you generally don’t know we exist.” Yet the public health nurse who said that is well-known—and it is because she is doing an exceptionally good job at an exceptional time in her home state of Tennessee. Shelby County Health more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Maryland Tennessee

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