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    Nurses Improve Boards. BoardRoom Press Highlights Why

    Feb 15, 2017

    The Governance Institute, dedicated for decades to the oversight of health care organizations, has over three months offered three separate takes on the value of nurses serving as board members. The author sharing a byline on all three knows the subject well: Laurie Benson, more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    Lights, Camera, Action! The Inside Scoop Highlights Work of AARP’s Nursing Center

    Feb 10, 2017

    The Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA) and a couple of its staff members were highlighted this week on Inside Scoop, a cable program on Fairfax (VA) Public Access that will also air on 500 stations nationwide. CCNA is an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    Take a Gander at Five Facts About Men in Nursing

    Feb 10, 2017

    MidAmerica Nazarene University wants people to know five things about men in nursing. For starters, Becker’s Hospital Review reports, in the 1800s nursing was considered a masculine profession. The publication lists a few other facts unearthed by the researchers at the more

    Issues: Increasing Diversity Location: National

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    Nurse Practitioners Make Most of Nation’s House Calls

    Feb 06, 2017

    A growing number of nurse practitioners is answering the growing need for house calls. The number of nurse practitioners making house calls to older adults topped the number of physicians providing such care, says a study that also notes that state regulations make it more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National

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    Survey Asks Nurses Their Ideas on Future of Nursing

    Jan 24, 2017

    The Institute of Medicine’s 2010 The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health has launched many hundreds of efforts nationwide to implement its recommendations, actions coordinated by the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Now a nurse is asking nurses ages 25 to 45: What has the impact of the report been on you, America’s future more

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    New PowerPoint Lets You Introduce Culture of Health to Others

    Jan 24, 2017

    Fifteen slides is all it takes to better explain and understand the meaning of a Culture of Health and its important ties to nursing. The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action now offers a PowerPoint presentation that Action Coalitions and nurses can use to illustrate nursing’s link to the Culture of Health movement. You can tailor “Building a more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    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

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    Happy New Year: Time for (More) School?

    Jan 04, 2017

    It’s the time for new resolutions and goals. Jennifer Mensik, PhD, RN, FAAN, gives you food for thought if you’re thinking of going back to school. In a piece on Nurse.com, the executive director of nursing programs at  OnCourse Learning and faculty member at Arizona more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: National