Blog

Issues   Promoting Nursing Leadership

Displaying 17-24 of 94

  1.   

    Young Tennessee Nurse Follows Mentors in Learning to Lead

    Jan 24, 2017

    “An amazing woman with a compelling story,” is what the Tennessee Action Coalition ’s nursing leader Carole R. Myers, PhD, RN, says about Chisa Huffman, who last month received her master’s in nursing. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville graduate is also a shining more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Tennessee

  2. National

      

    Take It From a Nurse, Nurse Tells Congress

    Jan 19, 2017

    In an opinion piece, a nurse begins his advice to the new Congress by citing his own credentials: Once again, Americans in 2016 ranked nurses as the country’s most trusted professionals. Writing on the Oxford University Press blog, Mark Lazenby, PhD, APRN, FAAN, associate more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  3. National

      

    Nurse Leaders Report High Job Satisfaction

    Dec 08, 2016

    Increasing the number of nurse leaders offers myriad benefits to a country with a health care system in transition and a population that is aging. Now, a survey from the American Organization of Nurse Executives finds that nurses in leadership positions find their jobs highly more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  4. National

      

    Nurses Increasingly Advocate Beyond the Bedside

    Nov 28, 2016

    This is the third 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. Nurses are natural bedside advocates, writes Jesse Kennedy, an intensive care unit nurse at more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  5. National

      

    Celebrating America’s Nurse Practitioners

    Nov 15, 2016

    The American Association of Nurse Practitioners writes: “National Nurse Practitioner Week is held annually to celebrate these exceptional health care providers and to remind lawmakers of the importance of removing outdated barriers to practice so that NPs will be allowed to more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

  6.   

    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 Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Pennsylvania

  7.   

    Leadership Courses Required at This University

    Nov 14, 2016

    “You’re graduating as a nurse leader,” all nursing majors at Widener University are told. That’s because nursing students at Widener, near Philadelphia, also attend courses at the Oskin Leadership Institute. Widener sends students in several disciplines to the institute; more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership

  8.   

    Nurse Pursues the Quiet, Urgent Needs of Rural Veterans

    Nov 11, 2016

    Nearly a quarter of the nation’s veterans have a hard time getting health care because they live far from providers, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs—a problem of particular concern because often veterans have health needs related to military service. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership