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  1. WV Announces 40 over 40 – Nightingale Awards

    Jul 20, 2018

    The Future of Nursing West Virginia Gala Team announces the inaugural 40 over 40 Nightingale Award Winners. The awards will be presented at the annual Recognition Gala on September 29 in Charleston. This recognition is bestowed on 40 nurses dedicating over 40 years to more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: West Virginia

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    Nursing Journeys: Maintain Your Integrity and Seize Opportunities, Urges Nursing Dean

    Jul 06, 2018

    “Nursing Journeys” is a profile series featuring Action Coalition leaders discussing their career paths and reflecting on the lessons they’ve learned along the way. Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN, is dean and professor at the University of Maryland School of Nursing more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: Maryland National

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    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

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    Shirley Nathan-Pulliam: A Nurse Turned Maryland Legislator

    Jun 26, 2018

    Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, RN, BSN, MAS, grew up in Jamaica, began her nursing studies in England, and then settled in Baltimore, Maryland. Since 2014, she has represented District 44, which includes parts of Baltimore County and Baltimore City, in the Maryland Senate. She spent the more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Maryland National

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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

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    AARP’s New National Volunteer President is a Nurse

    Jun 21, 2018

    A nurse is now serving as AARP’s new national volunteer president. Catherine Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN, has served on the AARP Board of Directors since 2010, and was elected by the Board to serve as AARP’s National Volunteer President through June 2020. In this role, more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  7. Many States, One License: The Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Is Now Live

    May 14, 2018

    As the 21st century has progressed, it’s become increasingly apparent that allowing geographical boundaries to limit health care professionals’ reach is not good for consumers or the people providing care. The average American now moves approximately 11 times in a lifetime; the days of settling and staying in one place are all but gone. more

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

  8. Nurses Remain Largely Invisible in the Media

    May 08, 2018

    A 1998 study of nurses’ voices in the media found that nurses were “largely invisible” in leading print publications. Twenty years later, little has changed. That’s the sobering conclusion of The Woodhull Study Revisited: Nurses’ Representation in Health News more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership

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