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Nurses explore trends, take action & celebrate

Nurses explore trends, take action & celebrate

Representatives attending the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) inaugural Membership Assembly had opportunities to brainstorm about nursing’s future, take actions to continue ANA’s transformation, and discuss licensure issues related to cross-border nursing [Read More]

Nurses explore trends, take action & celebrate

Nurses explore trends, take action & celebrate

Representatives attending the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) inaugural Membership Assembly had opportunities to brainstorm about nursing’s future, take actions to continue ANA’s transformation, and discuss licensure issues related to cross-border nursing [Read More]

Code interwoven in job performance, peer review

Code interwoven in job performance, peer review

Nurses make ethical decisions in their work settings every day — often without thinking about the ethical principles that are the foundation of their professional practice. But Christiana Care Health System, a Magnet®-designated facility in Delaware, has built a [Read More]

Better prepared workforce, better retention

Better prepared workforce, better retention

Programs illustrate the value of mentoring Whether it is a brand new nurse taking on the challenges of full patient-loads or an experienced clinician moving into a managerial or academic role, having a mentor can make an RN’s professional life exponentially better than [Read More]

New summer reading from OJIN

High fidelity simulation, standardized nursing terminologies and electronic health records, as well as Cochrane Review Briefs, add to existing topics this summer in OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing. The new OJIN column, Cochrane Review Briefs, continues to [Read More]

RN advocates take to the Hill

RN advocates take to the Hill

ANA’s Annual Lobby Day provided RNs with an opportunity to come together and speak with one collective voice on issues vital to the nursing profession and patient care. On June 27, Capitol Hill was inundated with more than 200 nurses in Washington, DC, and more than 1,000 [Read More]

Scope of practice wins in Iowa, Nevada, Oregon and Rhode Island

Scope of practice wins in Iowa, Nevada, Oregon and Rhode Island

This spring, the American Nurses Association (ANA) and its state nurses associations celebrated legal and legislative victories for advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs.) Iowa Supreme Court ruling A May 31 decision by the Iowa Supreme Court affirmed the ability of [Read More]

Meet the challenges of safe staffing through ANA nursing CE, books and conference

Is staffing a hot topic at your facility? Are you challenged to meet your day-to-day responsibilities in your work environment? The ANA Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development offers nursing continuing education about nurse staffing and provides [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]

ANA invites RNs to shape a staffing evolution

ANA invites RNs to shape a staffing evolution

The American Nurses Association (ANA) Staffing Conference, “Fostering Innovative Staffing Solutions,” Nov. 8-9 in Washington, DC, offers new ways to beat an old problem. With the drive for hospitals to reduce unnecessary readmissions and manage the millions of Americans [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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