Issue   Building Healthier Communities

Displaying 9-16 of 242

  1. 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

  2. Tennessee Nurses Approach Social Determinants of Health in Two Ways

    Sep 06, 2019

    Clinical nurse leader Megan Williams, MSN, RN, CNL, who oversees a hospital-based population health program and Susan Cooper, MSN, RN, FAAN, who spearheaded the effort work with a client at Regional One Health in more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Tennessee

  3. What Every Mentor Needs to Know


    Retention and graduation rates of racial and ethnic minority students continue to be a major concern for higher education researchers, policy makers, and practitioners. Because of low rates of completion and the accompanying negative consequences, educators must make efforts to increase persistence and degree completion among ethnic minority students. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Increasing Diversity in Nursing

  4. NAM Meeting Explores Nursing’s Future in the Digital Age

    Aug 15, 2019

    Digital technologies are transforming health care delivery, but will they advance the health of all Americans or create new barriers to caring for large segments of the population? Tech sector and nursing leaders pondered this question at the third in a series of regional more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  5. “Be Bold With Our Ideas”: Go for System Change

    Aug 09, 2019

    My mom was a nurse and I was inspired by her and the beautiful cape she wore! My grandfather was the founder of a nonprofit that developed retirement housing more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  6. Nursing Academy Names Georges a 2019 Living Legend

    Aug 06, 2019

    The American Academy of Nursing has awarded its highest honor to five nurse leaders this year, among them Catherine Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN, chairperson of the Department of Nursing at Lehman College of the City University of New York. Georges is also the national more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  7. The NAM Asked About Tech, Nurse Well-being

    Aug 05, 2019

    Missed the National Academy of Medicine’s #Nursing2030Chat3 on twitter about technology and nurse well-being? We captured the questions and select responses for a recap: The Future of Nursing 2020 – 2030 Twitter Chat 3   more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  8. With Payers Behind Them, Nurses Can Improve Population Health

    Jul 29, 2019

    Nurses know how to intervene to improve the lives of vulnerable people. Programs such as the Nurse-Family Partnership give babies a healthy start in life, while nurse-designed more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

Displaying 9-16 of 242


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