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    Nurse-Led Models of Care Succeed; Case Studies Count the Ways

    May 22, 2017

    Nurses will show the way to a Culture of Health: In fact, they already have, as three case studies suggest. A brief whose authors include two Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action allies reports on efforts to understand the role health care providers can play in creating a more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    New RWJF Chief Talks of Commitment to Service        

    May 16, 2017

    Richard Besser, MD, who recently became president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, talks in a Q&A about his work as a pediatrician, the importance of helping the public understand issues by telling people’s stories, and his thoughts on a Culture of Health. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    Answering the Call to Lead

    May 06, 2017

    It’s National Nurses Week: a time for accolades, gratitude, and celebration—and maybe a sweet treat or two. I am proud to be one of America’s 3.6 million nurses, and this week (and always), I hope you are being recognized for your dedication. Nurses Week offers a time to more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    What 10 Days in the ICU Taught Me About Caregiving

    May 06, 2017

    During 10 brutal days last fall, I learned anew how nurses comfort families who have experienced unexpected trauma. My husband and soul mate, Bob, became paralyzed after a bike fall on the morning of September 25, 2016. He lingered between life and death for the next 10 days more

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    A Time to Talk: Palliative Care Groups Gather

    May 04, 2017

    “The nursing community has a wonderful opportunity to create a collaborative agenda to focus on how nurses lead in transforming care for individuals and their families who have one or more chronic serious illnesses.” The nurse who spoke those words is in a position to more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    The CAPABLE Program: Improving Patient Outcomes for Seniors With Low Incomes

    Apr 28, 2017

    AARP’s Public Policy Institute, home to the Center to Champion Nursing in America, hosted an inspiring nurse leader Tuesday whose work on helping people with low incomes age in place is making life better for many. Sarah L. Szanton, PhD, ANP, FAAN, is program director of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    AARP Praises Bills to Ease Path to Home Health Services

    Apr 17, 2017

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is pleased that AARP is publicly endorsing the Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act, proposed bills that would help Medicare beneficiaries get care more quickly by allowing advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to do their more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    “Fundraising Is a Skill”: 10 Essentials in Supporting Your Cause

    Apr 12, 2017

    You became a nurse for any number of reasons: You want to help people. You’re hands-on. You like the intensity of working with others to make things right, and the gratifying feeling that comes from responding to a need. As you rise through the ranks, though, you might more

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