Issue   Building Healthier Communities

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  1. As Nurses Prep for Coronavirus, Lessons from the Ebola Outbreak

    Feb 25, 2020

    A nurse with Boston-based Partners in Health swaddles a child at an Ebola treatment center in Sierra Leone. Health workers treating patients with the new coronavirus must also wear protective clothing and take other more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  2. Rehired: Emeritus Nurses Bring Knowledge and Experience to Younger Workforce

    Feb 19, 2020

    Health care has a problem: a nursing workforce shortage that has loomed over the profession for more than a more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  3. Youth Suicide: How a Nurse-Designed Intervention May Be Saving Lives

    Feb 11, 2020

    A nurse-designed mental health intervention can improve the well-being of America’s youth. It may even save lives. Creating Opportunities for Personal Empowerment (COPE) gets cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) training to children, teens, and young adults in community, more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  4. Newly Released Survey Data Show Nurses More Diverse, Better Educated

    Jan 24, 2020

    Newly released data from the 2018 National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses (NSSRN), the longest running survey of registered nurses in the U.S., shows nursing is more diverse more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data

  5. 2020: Celebrating the Year of the Nurse and Midwife

    Jan 22, 2020

    Nurses make up the largest health care profession, not only in the United States but in the entire world. For this reason in part, the World Health Organization more

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

  6. Hospital Bridges the Gap by Going Into the Community—Strategically

    Jan 17, 2020

    It is well known that nurses offer diagnoses, treatments, compassion, and care where they work and where they live. What is less known is that, increasingly, nurses are creating and participating in large-scale, systemic efforts to take on health equity by addressing needs before they become illnesses. more

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

  7. Join a RWJF Leadership Program in 2020

    Jan 14, 2020

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has long trained tomorrow’s leaders through its four leadership development programs: Clinical Scholars; Culture of Health Leaders; Health Policy Research Scholars; and Interdisciplinary Research Leaders. It is now accepting applications more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

  8. National

    A Gestational Diabetes Risk Reduction and Preconception Counseling Program for American Indian and Alaska Native Girls – Stopping GDM

    Webinar

    American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) women are disproportionally affected by adolescent obesity, adolescent pregnancy, and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). GDM in turn increases the risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes in mothers and their offspring. There is a great need for early preconception counseling and GDM risk reduction interventions more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Location: National

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