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  1. The Best Partners May Be Right in Your Own Backyard

    May 11, 2018

    For the past few years, The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action’s state-based Action Coalitions have been partnering with local groups to build a Culture of Health in their communities.  As we know, the most effective way to do this usually involves working with more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Michigan New Jersey

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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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    Nurses, Partners Help Kids Stay Safe on Wheels

    Sep 12, 2017

    Every August for the past five years, the West New York Health Department (WNYHD) and partner organizations hold Safe Kids Day—a community event to teach children in this New Jersey town of 51,000 that fun and safety can coincide. The event, part of a series of over 200 more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National New Jersey

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    New Book Offers Lessons on Retaining New Nurses in Post-Acute Care Settings

    Jul 19, 2017

    New Jersey Action Coalition leaders are among the authors of a new book on an innovative post-acute care residency program that offers a practical approach to transitioning and retaining new nurses in post-acute care settings. Published by Sigma Theta Tau International more

    Issues: Transforming Nursing Education Location: National New Jersey

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    Nursing Journeys: She Started as a Candy Striper

    Jul 14, 2017

    Edna Cadmus, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, pictured here in 1976 on the day she graduated from nursing school, began her career as a nurse’s aide and licensed practical nurse before becoming a registered more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National New Jersey

  6. "Most Proud When I Pay It Forward," Says Nurse Leader

    May 17, 2017

    This is the third in a series of profiles of leaders who are part of the Campaign talking about their connections to the nursing or health care profession and their interests in healthier communities. Maria Torchia LoGrippo, PhD, MSN, RN, is assistant professor at Rutgers more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: New Jersey

  7. Breakthrough Leader Named New York Academy of Medicine Fellow

    Nov 22, 2016

    Gina Miranda-Diaz, DNP, MPH, APHN-BC, a 2015 Culture of Health Breakthrough Leader in Nursing, in September was named a New York Academy of Medicine fellow. Miranda-Diaz was recognized for her “vast expertise in public health, policy, advocacy, governmental agencies, minority more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: New Jersey

  8. Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration in Health Care

    Aug 08, 2015

    Collaboration is the cornerstone of success in any team. Interprofessional collaboration is one of the trademarks of several highly successful health care innovations. When nurses collaborate as equals with other health care providers, patient outcomes and quality of care tend to improve. It also improves the coordination and communication between the more

    Issues: Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Location: New Jersey New York

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