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Mary Dickow, statewide director for the California Action Coalition of the Future of Nursing Campaign for Action, was recently named as one of two 2014 honorary fellows by the prestigious American Academy of Nursing. Click here to read more.
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...
The AARP Public Policy Institute, in collaboration with The National Academy for State Health Policy, has developed a series of case studies that explore the evolving role of nurses in new delivery system models that are designed to better meet the...
Nine State Coalitions Share $2.7 Million Grant to Continue Building a More Highly Educated Nursing Workforce‘Action Coalitions’ in Calif, Hawaii, Mass., Mont., N.M., N.Y., N.C., Texas and Wash. state all receive second two-year grants.The Robert...
More highly educated nursing workforce needed to provide more complex patient care, experts say.Many registered nurses (RNs) start—and finish—their post-secondary education with an associate degree in nursing (ADN). But health care experts want more...
Please join us on August 1 from 12:15 p.m.–1 p.m. ET for an online video chat hosted by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on transforming health care through nursing. Four panelists will discuss the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action and its...
This week on The Katie Show, Katie Couric celebrated nurses: "Katie salutes nurses across the country. Meet the heroes who heal us, inspire us and save our lives. Then, Internet and social media sensation Tommy Edison takes a comedic look at...
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a policy paper urging state legislators to carefully evaluate proposals that limit nurse practitioners’ scope of practice. Nurse practitioners (also known as Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, or...
The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is pleased to announce a new program to honor nurse leaders making a difference in their communities and to develop their leadership skills. Click here to read more.
The April/May 2014 issue of Imprint, the magazine of the National Student Nurses’ Association (NSNA), features an article about the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Click here to read more.

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