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  1. Retraction Follows Hawai’i Nurse Leader’s Opinion Piece

    Aug 06, 2018

    A recent report about the number of nurses in Hawai’i is wrong, writes Laura Reichhardt, MS, APRN, AGNP-C, in a newly published opinion piece in Becker’s Hospital more

    Issues: Collecting Workforce Data Location: Hawaii

  2. Hawaii Joins States Using Tax Laws to Support Nursing Education

    Jun 18, 2018

    Hawaii is now the fourth state in the nation to pass a law aimed at helping the United States reduce its chronic shortage of preceptors, with an innovative solution that uses the power of the tax code to try to bolster their numbers. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Transforming Nursing Education Location: Hawaii

  3. National

    Campaign Allies Among AANP Excellence Award Winners

    Jun 04, 2018

    Each year the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) recognizes supporters of nursing from across the country, in two categories: nurse practitioners who have made outstanding contributions; and advocates who have made significant contributions toward increasing more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Location: Arizona District of Columbia Georgia Hawaii Maryland Massachusetts Minnesota National Nebraska West Virginia

  4. National

    More States Removing Barriers to Nursing Practice and Care

    Mar 20, 2014

    Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), such as nurse practitioners, can help meet the primary health care needs of consumers, including the millions of new people enrolled under the Affordable Care Act and those living in rural areas. But outdated state scope of practice laws are keeping nurses from practicing to the full extent of their more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Hawaii National Nevada North Dakota

  5. National

    Nurses Take Leadership Roles on New Insurance Exchanges

    Oct 19, 2013

    Nurses are playing key leadership roles in some states as consumers explore the new health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act. In Idaho, Margaret Wainwright Henbest, RN, MSN, CPNP, executive director of the Idaho Alliance for Leaders in Nursing, is one of 19 officials—and the only nurse—on the board of Your Health Idaho, the health more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Hawaii Idaho National Texas

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