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  1. National

    Campaign Dashboard Update Shows Continued Growth, Progress

    Aug 07, 2017

    The number of RN-to-BSN program graduates has more than tripled since 2009, showing that registered nurses nationwide are heeding the call to return to school to advance their education. That’s just one positive national nursing trend of many seen in the latest round of updates more

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

  2. National

    Progress on the Institute of Medicine Recommendations: More Evidence

    Webinar

    The Institute of Medicine made clear: “Nurses should practice to the full extent of their education and training.” The evidence is also clear: Consumers benefit when they have better access to high-quality care from nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses. Join expert Joanne Spetz, PhD, FAAN, director of the University of more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

  3. National

    One State Has Made It Real: N.C. Brings Enhanced Nurse Licensure Home

    Jul 24, 2017

    This has been updated with news that North Carolina has signed the compact. The enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC), which allows nurses to provide care across state borders­­—but only within states that are part of the compact—has crossed its own border: The more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

  4. Welcome to Boise

    Jun 23, 2017

    Welcome to Boise, Idaho, and to Boise State University, for one of three Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action 2017 workshops focusing on continued work to implement the Institute of Medicine recommendations, and to build a Culture of Health in communities across the nation. The more

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

  5. National

    AARP Praises Bills to Ease Path to Home Health Services

    Apr 17, 2017

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is pleased that AARP is publicly endorsing the Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act, proposed bills that would help Medicare beneficiaries get care more quickly by allowing advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to do their more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

  6. Welcome to New Mexico

    Apr 14, 2017

    Dear Action Coalitions, The two of us are thrilled to welcome Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action and other colleagues from across the country to continue work on implementing Institute of Medicine recommendations and building a Culture of Health in communities across the nation. Kim is board president of the New Mexico Center for Nursing Excellence more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: New Mexico

  7. National

    Charting Nursing’s Future Offers Big Picture on How Laws Affect the Public

    Mar 13, 2017

    Rely as Americans may on nurses—and with 3.6 million registered nurses in this country, we do—most do not know a lot about nurses, including the fact that some 350,000 are engaged in advanced practice. That’s only one reason the latest issue of Charting Nursing’s more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

  8. National

    Reinhard, ANA President Consider Altered Health Care System

    Mar 09, 2017

    Susan Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN, the senior vice president and director of the AARP Public Policy Institute and chief strategist of the  Center to Champion Nursing in America, was one of “two very policy-smart nurses” interviewed about possible changes coming to America’s health more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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