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    Mayor Jean Stothert: A First for Omaha

    Dec 21, 2018

    More and more women are serving in elected office, and not surprisingly, some of them are nurses or former nurses. How have they made the transition from clinical practice to the policy arena? How has their nursing perspective informed their policymaking? We asked these more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    Federal Report Urges Restrictions Be Lifted to Improve Health Care

    Dec 06, 2018

    A new federal report recommends ways to increase Americans’ access to care, suggesting improvements to public policy in four areas where federal and state rules “inhibit choice and competition”—including the need for states to expand scope of practice laws for more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    Family Caregivers Need Nurses’ Support

    Nov 20, 2018

    November is National Family Caregivers month at AARP, which along with AARP Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, sponsor both the Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA) and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. AARP is pleased to recognize and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    Not in our Neighborhood: Emergency Nurses Respond to Human Trafficking

    Nov 15, 2018

    Can a blanket question about personal safety be effective in identifying cases of human trafficking or domestic violence? Renea Wilson, MSN, RN, CEN, director of the emergency department (ED) at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kan., didn’t think so. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    Nurses (and a Nurse Champion) Win Congressional Seats in Mid-Term Election

    Nov 08, 2018

    At least one nurse and a well-known champion of the nursing profession won congressional seats in Tuesday’s election, while two additional nurse House members were re-elected, and one nurse left office. Here’s the run-down on nurses in the 116th Congress: U.S. Rep. more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    Retirement Opportunities That Allow Nurses to “Do More”

    Sep 25, 2018

    When Ellen Elpern, MSN, RN, retired, she was eager to invest more time and energy in her profession. She also wanted to maintain a connection to the medical center where she spent almost 40 years providing inpatient care. But she soon discovered that few volunteer positions are more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    A School Nurse in 2018

    Sep 11, 2018

    As a new academic year begins, school nurses are making headlines for their many and varied roles caring for America’s children. Recent stories have highlighted how the job has changed significantly from the days of the first school nurse, hired in the early 1900s to reduce more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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