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Stephanie Ferguson makes generous gift to Styles fund

Stephanie Ferguson makes generous gift to Styles fund

When Stephanie Ferguson, PhD, RN, FAAN, FNAP, received the “Her Royal Highness Princess Muna Al Hussein Award” from the American Nurses Credentialing Center at the National Magnet Conference® in Dallas, she was already focused on another award — one she herself would [Read More]

Can saying thank you change nursing?

Can saying thank you change nursing?

It’s clearly documented that saying thank you makes both the person giving and receiving the appreciation feel better. The expression of gratitude has been linked to happiness and better health. The importance of stopping to recognize and thank nurses for their daily [Read More]

Education for the American nurse

Education for the American nurse

In August, the American Nurses Foundation distributed its first matching scholarships to nurses in four states. Through the generosity of Fresenius Kabi, proceeds from The American Nurse: Photographs and Interviews by Carolyn Jones enabled the foundation to provide $9,500 [Read More]

ANF launches revamped ‘Honor a Nurse’ program

ANF launches revamped ‘Honor a Nurse’ program

Honored Nurse of the Quarter recognized It takes only a moment to offer words of appreciation and show support, and the positive effects can be lasting. To make sure nurses know they are respected and valued by patients, families and the broader community, the American [Read More]

Where can nurse researchers find funding?

Where can nurse researchers find funding?

American Nurses Foundation to award up to $225,000 in 2014 Research Grants Priorities include nurse leadership, empowering nurse change agents The American Nurses Foundation (ANF) is now accepting applications for its 2014 Nursing Research Grant (NRG) Program. The program [Read More]

Making an impact on children with autism

Making an impact on children with autism

By Katherine Gatewood In 2012, the American Nurses Foundation (ANF) provided a grant to Amanda Brown, MSN, RN, CPN, CNL, of the University of Florida as part of the foundation’s Nursing Research Grants program. Established in 1955, the program encourages rigorous [Read More]

Aid needed following Philippines typhoon

Aid needed following Philippines typhoon

The American Nurses Foundation (ANF), in partnership with the Philippine Nurses Association of America, is currently accepting donations to provide aid and assistance to the people of the Philippines who have been impacted by Typhoon Haiyan. The American Nurses Association [Read More]

ANF partners with ONA to aid disaster victims

ANF partners with ONA to aid disaster victims

During the early evening of May 31, the widest tornado in recorded history hit Oklahoma. Vonnie Meritt, an RN living west of Oklahoma City, lost the farm she and her husband spent their lives building. Just before the tornado hit, Meritt got a desperate call from her son, [Read More]

Profile: An adventurer at nursing’s frontiers expands the profession’s scope and efficacy

Profile: An adventurer at nursing’s frontiers expands the profession’s scope and efficacy

Achieving the impossible sounds like a cliché until you’ve heard what Rita K. Chow, EdD, RN, AHN-BC, FNGNA, FAAN, 86, has accomplished in her varied nursing career. Time after time, Chow stepped into daunting roles where her keen intellect, humor, courage and compassion [Read More]

ANF to develop tools to aid nurses in PTSD care

With a $75,000 grant from the American Nurses Foundation (ANF), the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing is developing a post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) toolkit to help civilian RNs better assess and treat PTSD in the nation’s veterans and military service [Read More]

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Get to know ANA President Pam Cipriano

Get to know ANA President Pam Cipriano

Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, was elected June 2014 to serve as the 35th president of the American Nurses [Read More]

ANA: Tackling nurse fatigue together

ANA: Tackling nurse fatigue together

The American Nurses Association (ANA) calls for stronger collaboration between RNs and their employers to reduce the [Read More]

ANA advocates for Navy nurse to honor ethical obligations

ANA advocates for Navy nurse to honor ethical obligations

The American Nurses Association (ANA) has been advocating for the right of a Navy nurse to refuse to participate in the [Read More]

National coalition launches effort to place 10,000 nurses on governing boards by 2020

The American Nurses Association (ANA), the American Academy of Nursing, and the American Nurses Foundation, the [Read More]

Eliminating the overuse of labor induction

Eliminating the overuse of labor induction

The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) is calling upon health care providers and [Read More]

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