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  1. 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

  2. Idaho Celebrates, Continues to Move Forward at its Strategic Summit

    Jun 27, 2016

    On May 16-17, the Idaho Nursing Action Coalition held its second invitational strategic Summit. Idaho celebrated the progress it has made by announcing that recent workforce analysis reveals that 67% of the current Idaho nursing workforce has a baccalaureate degree or higher! However, this percentage varies widely across regions with rural communities not more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: Idaho

  3. National

    Nurse Leaders Bring Knowledge of Clinical Care and Other Skills to Board Rooms

    Dec 22, 2014

    Kristy Reuss, PhD, RN, a board member at a community hospital in Colorado, immediately thought of how patient care could be adversely affected if a proposal put forth by senior management to close the rapid response team was implemented. The first and only nurse on the 16-member board, Reuss explained to her colleagues how rapid response teams quickly bring more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Colorado Idaho National Nebraska

  4. 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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