Issue   Building Healthier Communities

Displaying 1-8 of 211

  1. Nurse Scientist Highlights Needs of Female Service Members

    Nov 11, 2019

    Nurse Lori Trego (far right) founded the Military Women’s Health Research Interest Group in 2010. The group is sponsored by the TriService Nursing Research Program and composed of nurse scientists. Photo courtesy of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care

  2. Nurses Central to Combining Heath Care with Housing

    Nov 06, 2019

    Kristi Poehlmann, BSN, RN, consults with SASH participant, Marie Salter, about her lung health. Regular check-ins with Kristi have helped Marie avoid hospitalization for pneumonia.Photo: Shem Roose more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  3. Nurses Play Critical Role in Supporting Family Caregivers

    Nov 01, 2019

    Family caregivers are engaging in care that is intense and complex, with more than 20 million performing medical–nursing tasks. With that in mind, Susan C. Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN, write in the November issue of the American Journal more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  4. The Power of Home

    Oct 29, 2019

    CAPABLE improves the health of older adults by helping them function better in their home environments. Listening to clients and observing how they live are central to the model. Photo credit:  Shelly Au more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Colorado

  5. Nurse Innovator Honored as 1 of 5 Recipients of 24th Heinz Awards

    Sep 17, 2019

    Innovative thinking, persistence, courage, and compassion are among the reasons that five Americans have earned this year’s Heinz Awards, including nurse researcher Sarah L. Szanton, PhD, ANP, FAAN. Szanton, an alumna of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  6. AARP Bulletin Shines Light on Nursing Work and Leader Reinhard

    Sep 16, 2019

    “We work to empower nurses,” says Susan Reinhard, RN, PhD, FAAN, chief strategist of the Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA), in the latest edition of AARP Bulletin, which goes to AARP’s 38 million members. The full-page article focuses on Reinhard and CCNA’s more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education

  7. Groundbreaking Nursing Podcast Series Highlights Pennsylvania Nurses

    Sep 12, 2019

    Season One Launches Thursday, September 12 The Pennsylvania Action Coalition is excited to announce “At the Core of Care,” a new podcast series that highlights the creative efforts of nurses and their partners to meet the health and health care needs of patients, more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Location: Pennsylvania

  8. Join Culture of Health Prize-Winning Communities

    Sep 10, 2019

    Communities are making health a priority. Since 2013, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has used its Culture of Health Prize to honor communities such as Brownsville, more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

Displaying 1-8 of 211

 

Interested in learning more about how we are Building Healthier Communities?