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  1. Wisconsin Releases LPN Workforce Report

    Jun 08, 2016

    The Wisconsin Center for Nursing, Inc.(WCN) recently released its 2015 Wisconsin LPN Workforce Report. This report is the result of the biannual, mandatory survey of over 12,000 LPNs.  The report is sponsored by WCN, the state nursing workforce center, in partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Location: Wisconsin

  2. National

    The Dashboard, Campaign’s Measure(s) of Success, Gets Upgraded

    Jun 02, 2016

    Since the Institute of Medicine (IOM) set the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action on its course with its recommendations in 2010, the Campaign and its Action Coalitions have used a dashboard to keep track of progress. That gauge has just been updated, in an effort to better more

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

  3. National

    Perspectives on the Evidence: Workforce Planning

    Webinar

    How many nurses will be needed in a year? In two, or five? What exactly will their roles be, and where? Data are critical to answering these questions and others, and shaping the future of the nation’s health care. In this webinar, led by Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP, director of the Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy at Cecil G. Sheps Center for more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Location: National

  4. Key Partnerships Align to Improve Health Through Nursing Workforce Data

    May 19, 2016

    The Connecticut Nursing Collaborative-Action Coalition (CNC-AC) is partnering with the state’s Department of Labor and  Department of Public Health to manage and analyze Connecticut’s nursing workforce data.  The analysis will provide critical information  for ongoing planning  for the health of Connecticut residents, development of the nursing more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Connecticut

  5. National

    Meeting Sets the Stage for Improved Collection of Workforce Data

    May 19, 2016

    “In God we trust. All others bring data.” That’s how one speaker, quoting the late statistician William Edwards Deming, reflected on the point of the historic meeting held in Washington, D.C., May 9-10. For the first time, national nursing organizations and federal agencies that collect data on the nursing workforce came together to plan. The more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Location: National

  6. GNLC around the country

    May 18, 2016

    The GNLC has been presenting the results of some of our work around the country. At the Annual Conference of the National Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers in Orlando, FL., April 27-29. Dr. Lisa Eichelberger gave a presentation called “The hunt for good workforce data” describing the process involved in obtaining the nursing workforce data in more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Location: Georgia

  7. National

    AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins on ‘Why We Celebrate Nurses’

    May 06, 2016

    For a smooth-functioning, equitable health care system, “we’re going to need every nurse,” says AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins in her essay celebrating National Nurses Week. For everyone’s good, the nation needs more nurses and needs to make sure that they are partners in making decisions. Writes Jenkins, “This National Nurses Week, all of us at AARP more

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

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