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Foundation honors exceptional RN

Foundation honors exceptional RN

Jennifer Rhoades: Creator of the Teddy Bear Clinic The American Nurses Foundation named Jennifer Rhoades, RN, of San Jacinto Methodist Hospital in Baytown, TX, as the 2014 Nurse of the Year through its Honor a Nurse program. The program acknowledges nurses who have made a [Read More]

Class of 2015: A leader for the future

Class of 2015: A leader for the future

“Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference.” — Claire Fagin, PhD, RN, FAAN To underscore these empowering words, the American Nurses Foundation has teamed up with Fresenius Kabi USA and The American Nurse Project’s visionary documentarian, [Read More]

American Nurses Foundation receives $150,000 grant to increase nurses’ representation on boards of directors

American Nurses Foundation receives $150,000 grant to increase nurses’ representation on boards of directors

The American Nurses Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Nurses Association (ANA), announced that the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation (Hillman Foundation) has made a $150,000 grant to fund the Foundation’s work to increase the number of nurses serving on [Read More]

American Nurses Foundation launches PTSD toolkit

American Nurses Foundation launches PTSD toolkit

In conjunction with President Barack Obama’s address to the American Legion’s 96th convention in August, the American Nurses Foundation (ANF) announced the launch of an interactive, web-based post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) toolkit to help civilian RNs better [Read More]

Karen Daley Leadership Fund reaches initial goal

Karen Daley Leadership Fund reaches initial goal

To honor the leadership and legacy of ANA’s immediate past president, the American Nurses Foundation established the Karen Daley Leadership Fund at the end of her term in June. The fund will provide numerous opportunities for nurses to seek knowledge and experience in [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]

Member gift helps build political leaders

Member gift helps build political leaders

Long-time American Nurses Association (ANA) member Major General Irene Trowell-Harris, USAF, Ret, EdD, RN, has made a $100,000 gift to the American Nurses Foundation (ANF) to support the development of nurse leaders. The Irene Trowell-Harris Endowed Leadership Fund will [Read More]

ANF expands ‘Honor a Nurse’

ANF expands ‘Honor a Nurse’

The American Nurses Foundation (ANF) announced that Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading provider of information and point-of-care solutions for health care, has agreed to help broaden exposure for Honor a Nurse through a major corporate donation and sponsorship agreement. [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]

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Study, resources on OTC pain relievers

Study, resources on OTC pain relievers

A national survey recently found that while nearly all consumers say they feel confident when choosing which [Read More]

New! Enhanced communications for ANA members in 2017

New! Enhanced communications for ANA members in 2017

The American Nurses Association and its official journal, American Nurse Today, are pleased to announce the launch of [Read More]

Supply and demand

Supply and demand

Health care professionals share information, strategies on drug shortages  It is deeply ingrained in RNs to focus [Read More]

ANA’s policy development process – for and by ANA members

Member involvement in the development of professional policies is critical. Your voice can and should be heard in the [Read More]

Applauding the 2016 Foundation Scholars

Applauding the 2016 Foundation Scholars

Through the generosity of supporters during the last 61 years, the American Nurses Foundation has awarded more than $5 [Read More]

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