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    AARP: Consumer Access to Care Is Top Priority

    Jan 10, 2018

    We at the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action are transforming health care through nursing, and building a healthier America. Backed by AARP Foundation, AARP, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Campaign is working in every state to mobilize nurses, health more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    Bright Spots to Cheer: Celebrating 2017 Accomplishments

    Dec 20, 2017

    Dear Action Coalition colleagues: As 2017 comes to a close we send season’s greetings, and a thank you for a year to celebrate. You, our Action Coalitions, are the true heart and engine of our campaign. Over the years, you have partnered in some way with more than more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    Law Would Enhance Patient Access to Addiction Treatment by APRNs

    Dec 14, 2017

    No one becomes a midwife to treat drug addiction, but pregnant women and their babies are not immune from the opioid crisis, which claims more than 100 American lives each day. Infants who are exposed to opioids in utero undergo withdrawal after birth and require extra more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    GNE Demonstration Project At-A-Glance

    Dec 06, 2017

    Here’s a quick look at the Graduate Nurse Education Demonstration Project. Medicare has been funding the clinical training of physicians through hospital residency programs for decades. Could a similar model work for advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs)? Starting in more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    Graduate Nurse Education: A Pathway to Increased Primary Care Access

    Dec 06, 2017

    What if—in just a matter of years—nurses found a way to solve a problem that has been brewing for decades? Findings from the Graduate Nurse Education (GNE) Demonstration Project suggest nursing has uncovered a promising avenue for increasing more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    Illinois Takes a Step Toward Better Health

    Nov 03, 2017

    Consumers in Illinois will soon have better access to the care provided by advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), thanks to a new bill signed into law on September 20 by Gov. Bruce Rauner. The law, which will go into effect on January 1, 2018, is expected to increase more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Illinois National

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    Meeting of the Minds on Capitol Hill as Council and Coalition Discuss Progress

    Oct 04, 2017

    For a slideshow of the event, see below. For an audio recording of the event, see below:  “To be successful you must have focused intent. Did you hear me? Focused intent.” That was Barbara Nichols, MS, RN, FAAN, speaking of efforts to expand diversity in the more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    “Averting Nursing Shortfall” Requires Policy Change, Says Dean

    Sep 07, 2017

    “America’s looming nurse shortage”: These are well-known words to those aware of health and health care today. In an opinion piece in The Hill, the dean of the School of Health Professions at New York Institute of Technology writes that lawmakers can act to keep the more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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