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  1. Campaign Names Winners of 2021 Nursing Innovations Fund Award

    Oct 07, 2021

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), has announced that six nurse-led projects will receive Nursing Innovations Fund awards of up to $25,000 each. The projects submitted by the more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Health Equity Location: Delaware Kentucky Montana Pennsylvania Utah West Virginia

  2. Pushed to the Brink: Campaign Nurse Talks to NPR

    Dec 09, 2020

    NPR’s “All Things Considered” recently featured Danielle Howa Pendergrass, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, in an interview whose title says it all: “Rural Nurses on What It’s Like To Fight Pandemic Within a Smaller Health Care System.” Pendergrass, who has helped fill the gap more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Utah

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    Campaign Announces Innovations Fund Award Winners

    Jul 26, 2018

    The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is excited to announce nine of its state-based Action Coalitions have each been selected to receive up to $25,000 for innovative ideas to advance nursing and build a Culture of Health. The winners were chosen based on their more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education Location: Colorado Massachusetts Michigan National Nebraska Ohio Pennsylvania Rhode Island Utah West Virginia

  4. National

    “I Knew I Wanted to Be ‘That Nurse'”

    Apr 05, 2017

    This is the second 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.  Danielle Howa Pendergrass, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, is a board-certified more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National Utah

  5. Utah Schools Join Forces to Increase Number of Nurses

    Jan 06, 2017

    The Utah Action Coalition is integrally involved in an initiative to increase the number of nurses in the state. As an opinion piece in The Salt Lake Tribune recently reported, the Utah Nursing Consortium—which includes all the public nursing schools in Utah—aims to more

    Location: Utah

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    AARP The Magazine: Nurse Practitioners Fill the Gap

    Aug 05, 2014

    The August/September 2014 issue of AARP The Magazine features an article on nurse practitioners filling a void when access to health professionals is limited. The article,Nurse Practitioners Fill the Gap, makes the case for nurse practitioners to do the work they’ve been trained more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National Utah

  7. National

    Nurse Leaders in Utah Increase Patients’ Access to Care

    Mar 20, 2014

    The Utah Action Coalition for Health scored a major regulatory victory last fall that removed a barrier to advanced nursing practice. A coalition of nurses and other health care professionals in Utah eliminated a key regulatory barrier to nursing last fall in a move more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National Utah

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