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  1. Film Festivals Feature Documentary of American Indian Nurses

    Feb 02, 2017

    The North Dakota State University School of Nursing has pursued its goal of recruiting more American Indians into the field in a new way: film. “Essence of Healing: Journey of American Indian Nurses,” a documentary that follows 14 American Indian nurses from the Northern more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: North Dakota

  2. Increasing Diversity in the Nursing Workforce is a Challenge. Could Licensed Practical Nurses be Part of the Solution?

    Jan 06, 2017

    There are more than 21,000 Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) in Massachusetts alone. Beginning as an LPN affords those with low income, single parents, career changers, and new immigrants a relatively quick admission to the workforce. This brings a more diverse population into nursing that otherwise may not have the opportunity to enter the profession. There more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing Transforming Nursing Education Location: Massachusetts

  3. National

    Diversity Made the List of New “Power of Ten”

    Nov 23, 2016

    This is the second in a series of posts about the top issues facing nursing today as covered in The Power of Ten: A Conversational Approach to Tackling the Top Ten Priorities in Nursing. As a contributor in the second edition of The Power of Ten, I was excited and honored more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: National

  4. Good, busy year for the Nurse Diversity Council of Pennsylvania

    Nov 14, 2016

    In Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, and Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Action Coalition’s Nurse Diversity Council (PA-NDC) has been busy bolstering the nursing workforce to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve! The PA-NDC’s mission is to increase diversity throughout more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Pennsylvania

  5. Men Tell Their Stories About Their Moves to Nursing

    Nov 07, 2016

    Male students represented approximately 12 percent of baccalaureate and graduate nursing students in 2015, up from 9.5 percent in 2005, according to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. In a piece headlined “Why I Became a Nurse,” four men tell MinorityNurse.com more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing

  6. National

    Journal Celebrates Education Program’s Successes

    Nov 04, 2016

    Accelerated nursing programs are designed to expand the nursing workforce by providing professionals with skills in other fields and students with non-nursing degrees a faster route to becoming registered nurses. A special issue of the Journal of Professional Nursing provides more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity in Nursing Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

  7. Montana State University: Nursing Students Match State’s Diversity

    Nov 01, 2016

    More than 6 percent of those living in Montana are Native American, and thanks to a program that just received a federal boost, Montana State University’s College of Nursing has a student body that matches that population. Since 1999, the Caring for Our Own Program more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: Montana

  8. Breakthrough Leader in Nursing to Speak at White House-Hosted Conference

    Oct 11, 2016

    Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, assistant professor at the Family Health Care Nursing Department at the University of California, San Francisco, will speak—fast—in a lightning talk at the White House Frontiers Conference Thursday, October 13, in Pittsburgh. As a 2015 more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: California Pennsylvania

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