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    Campaign Announces Innovations Fund Award Winners

    Jul 26, 2018

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is excited to announce nine of its state-based Action Coalitions have each been selected to receive up to $25,000 for innovative ideas to advance nursing and build a Culture of Health. The winners were chosen based on their more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: Colorado Massachusetts Michigan National Nebraska Ohio Pennsylvania Rhode Island Utah West Virginia

  2. WV Nurse Entrepreneur Project Funded

    Jul 20, 2018

    The Future of Nursing West Virginia Action Coalition launched a Nurse Entrepreneur Project with generous funding from the Campaign for Action Innovation Award and The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Economic Development Grant. The Team is developing a course to inspire and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: West Virginia

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    AARP, National Black Nurses Association Team Up to Promote Brain Health

    Jul 18, 2018

    AARP is proud to team with the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) in an innovative pilot project to educate consumers about how they can maintain and improve their brain health as they get older. Brain health is defined as “making the most of your brain and helping reduce more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National Virginia

  4. National

    Nursing Professor Aims to Improve Lives of Teens, Young Adults with Mood Disorders

    Jul 13, 2018

    This is the 13th in a series of profiles of Campaign leaders talking about their connections to the nursing or health care profession and their interests in healthier communities. Melissa Pinto, PhD, RN, FAAN, is associate professor of nursing at the University of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: California National

  5. National

    Nurse Practitioners Help Keep the Roads Safe—Why Not the Rails and Skies?

    Jul 02, 2018

    Nurse anesthetist Steven Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM, relies on his private plane and pilot’s license to effectively provide anesthesia services in rural Nebraska. He’s logged more than 40,000 flight miles while providing anesthesia coverage to at least nine hospitals, some as far as 200 miles from his home. more

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

  6. AARP’s Livability Index Helping Nurses Better Understand Communities and Consumers

    Jun 26, 2018

    Rutgers University School of Nursing students in the public health nursing class of Diane Brienza-Arcilla, DNP, RN, are quickly introduced to AARP’s Livability Index, which scores neighborhoods and communities across the nation for services and amenities that impact daily living more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

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    Nurse Practitioners Help Truckers Keep on Trucking

    Jun 25, 2018

    Truck drivers with three or more medical conditions are at least twice as likely as healthier drivers to be involved in a crash. Nurse practitioners who perform DOT physicals promote both health and safety. The goal: more

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

  8. Successful Ways to Meet the Needs of Native American Nursing Students


    Recruiting and retaining nursing students from Native American communities remains a serious challenge. While the number of nursing students from other underrepresented and minority populations has increased, the number of Native American students has decreased. Native American students face unique barriers to success in higher education, including gaining more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing

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