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    South Carolina, Maryland Pass Laws Increasing People’s Access to Nurse-Provided Care

    May 29, 2018

    South Carolina and Maryland are the latest states to pass laws increasing people’s access to the high-quality care provided by advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs). Earlier this month, Gov. Henry McMaster signed S.345 into law, easing consumer access to nurse more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Maryland National South Carolina

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    Why Campaign Staffers Are Lacing Up their Walking Shoes and Hope You Will, Too

    May 24, 2018

    Earlier this month, AARP announced its first ever walking challenge and sweepstakes, featuring fitness expert Denise Austin and her daughter, Katie Austin. AARP’s Fit & Fun Health more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    Humanitarian Streak Led Her to Nursing—and to Help in Puerto Rico

    Apr 27, 2018

    Gina Miranda-Diaz, DNP, MPH, APHN-BC, is health officer and director of the health departments of West New York and Guttenberg, NJ, and an adjunct faculty at Rutgers University School of Nursing. Fluent in both English and Spanish, she informs the community about culturally more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National New Jersey

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    Did Somebody Say Nurses Week Video Contest?

    Apr 12, 2018

    Nurses Week is a few weeks away, May 6–12, and our friends at the “It Takes A Nurse” Facebook page are launching a video contest, with prizes! They want to highlight the unique ways nurses show their strengths—on or off the clock—whether through clinical care and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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    Why We Need More Native American Nurses

    Apr 11, 2018

    Our nation’s 5.2 million Native American/Alaskan Native people have long experienced greater health problems than any other group in the U.S., challenging health care providers, researchers, and tribal leaders across Indian reservation communities. They face high levels of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: National

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    Omnibus Spending Bill Has Significant Wins for Nursing Education, Research

    Apr 04, 2018

    There were some significant wins for nursing education and research in the $1.3 trillion spending bill, knowing as the Fiscal Year 2018 Omnibus, signed into law by President Trump on March 23, 2018. Here are the highlights. Title VIII Nursing Education programs more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

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    From Struggling Against Hunger to Fighting It: One Doctor’s Story

    Mar 20, 2018

    This is a guest blog by Robin Dickinson, M.D. Dr. Dickinson is a family physician at Community Supported Family Medicine, a safety-net clinic in Englewood, Colo. Having experienced poverty as a child, one of my goals in becoming a physician was to help other families in more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    Nursing Journeys: She Wanted to Become a Rancher

    Mar 16, 2018

    “Nursing Journeys” is a profile series featuring Action Coalition leaders discussing their career paths and reflecting on the lessons they’ve learned along the way. Mary Burman, PhD, FAANP, FAAN, is dean and professor at the University of Wyoming’s Fay W. Whitney more

    Location: National Wyoming

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