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  1. WV Nursing Workforce Summit

    Apr 13, 2018

    The Future of Nursing WV (FONWV) Action Coalition announces publication of the Proceedings of the WV Nursing Workforce Summit. FONWV convened a full day Nursing Workforce Summit at the Hendrickson Conference Center in South Charleston, WV. This Summit brought together 80 key more

    Location: West Virginia

  2. National

    New Video Highlights Role of Nurse Practitioners in Rural West Virginia

    Feb 15, 2018

    A new video highlights the important role nurse practitioners are playing in delivering primary care in rural West Virginia. Bolstered by the passage of a 2016 law that was supported by AARP and others, the Mountain State now permits nurse practitioners to perform all the more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: National West Virginia

  3. FONWV Strategic Plan 2017-2020

    Feb 09, 2017

    The FONWV Executive Team developed the Strategic Plan in November and December 2016. The Executive Team includes the Co-Lead representatives of the WV Hospital Association (Jim Kranz), WV Nurses Association (Cassy Taylor) and WV Organization of Nurse Executives (Lou Ann Hartley). more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: West Virginia

  4. WV Faith Community Nurse Project Launches

    Feb 09, 2017

    Angie, Gray, our RWJF Public Health Nurse Leader and her project team are creating resources to support improving the culture of health in WV through Faith Community Nurses. Resources include a Toolkit and Network to expand opportunities for nurses to connect with information and more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: West Virginia

  5. FONWV Receives AC Excellence Award

    Feb 09, 2017

    We are pleased and honored to announce that the Non-Profit Association inaugural Excellence Award was received by Future of Nursing WV on October 27th at the Annual Conference held in Huntington. Three awards were given. FONWV AC was the recipient for an organization with a more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: West Virginia

  6. Treating People Not the Same As Treating Illness

    Sep 08, 2016

    It’s no secret that health care is hardest to come by in rural parts of the country. But, as it turned out in at least one rural community, building more clinics did not help; what helped was building relationships. More than a decade ago, the Centers for Disease Control and more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Pennsylvania West Virginia

  7. National

    Read All About It: Culture of Health Success Stories

    Jul 26, 2016

    You know how grocery stores surround you with sweet temptations as you wait in line to pay? That idea has been turned on its sugary head in West Virginia, where select grocery stores offer healthy checkout lines that tempt customers with vegetables and granola bars, sunscreen and jump ropes. That Culture of Health story is one of many offered online at the more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: Mississippi National West Virginia

  8. West Virginia APRN Bill Signed Into Law

    Apr 04, 2016

    The Future of Nursing West Virginia is delighted to announce that after a nine year effort, HB 4334 passed both the WV House of Delegates (unanimously), WV Senate (one nay vote) and was signed into law by Governor Tomblin on March 27, 2016. This law removes the restrictive requirement for a collaborative agreement with a physician after three years of APRN more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: West Virginia

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