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    Family Caregivers Need Nurses’ Support

    Nov 20, 2018

    November is National Family Caregivers month at AARP, which along with AARP Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, sponsor both the Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA) and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. AARP is pleased to recognize and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    Not in our Neighborhood: Emergency Nurses Respond to Human Trafficking

    Nov 15, 2018

    Can a blanket question about personal safety be effective in identifying cases of human trafficking or domestic violence? Renea Wilson, MSN, RN, CEN, director of the emergency department (ED) at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kan., didn’t think so. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  3. Funding Bill Includes Push to VA Facilities to Let Nurses Practice

    Oct 09, 2018

    President Trump signed into law on September 21 a funding bill for the nation’s veterans, and part of it boosted efforts to implement a policy approved nearly two years ago to more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care

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    Retirement Opportunities That Allow Nurses to “Do More”

    Sep 25, 2018

    When Ellen Elpern, MSN, RN, retired, she was eager to invest more time and energy in her profession. She also wanted to maintain a connection to the medical center where she spent almost 40 years providing inpatient care. But she soon discovered that few volunteer positions are more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  5. Encore Performance: Retired Nurses Find Fulfillment Through Volunteering

    Sep 20, 2018

    Charting Nursing’s Future profiles four retired nurses who are staying active and continuing to contribute to their communities through volunteer work. Three are making sure that people with economic, social or emotional challenges gain access to the supports they need to build more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

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    A School Nurse in 2018

    Sep 11, 2018

    As a new academic year begins, school nurses are making headlines for their many and varied roles caring for America’s children. Recent stories have highlighted how the job has changed significantly from the days of the first school nurse, hired in the early 1900s to reduce more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

  7. 2018 Michigan Nursing Summit: Taking Health Care Upstream

    Sep 06, 2018

    October 18-19, 2018|Lansing, MI OVERVIEW: The Michigan Center for Nursing’s annual Michigan Nursing Summit convenes nurses from all over the state of Michigan. This year’s Summit will equip nurses with knowledge to promote understanding of underlying health factors, and more

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

  8. Don’t Let Myths About HIPAA Get in the Way of Good Care

    Sep 06, 2018

    Approximately 40 million family caregivers assume responsibility for the health of loved ones. They bring patients to hospital emergency rooms, drive patients between providers and pharmacies, and oversee at-home care. In many cases, they manage complex medication regimens, more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

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