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ANA advocates for more work to be done to prevent ongoing sharps injuries

ANA advocates for more work to be done to prevent ongoing sharps injuries

Despite a 10-year-old law that has led to progress toward preventing needlesticks, too many RNs are still getting injured by sharps. That’s the message the American Nurses Association (ANA) clearly sent at a Nov. 4 event to raise awareness about this ongoing and [Read More]

A new health care horizon:nursing care reform

A new health care horizon:nursing care reform

The nursing profession has the opportunity to define for itself a new horizon in the upcoming years.  And the work to define just where that horizon lies must begin now. I am convinced of this based on what I have experienced and heard in recent weeks as ANA president [Read More]

What’s in OJIN?

What’s in OJIN?

OJIN posts new legislative column, five new articles, other topics OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing recently posted a legislative column, Nursing’s Engagement in Health Policy and Healthcare Through Social Media, by Pamela Katz Ressler, BSN, RN, HN-BC, and [Read More]

Nursing shortage shows signs of decline

Nursing shortage shows signs of decline

DOTmednews.com reported on some potential good news about the current nursing shortage. According to the latest survey data from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), there has been a 5.3 percent increase in the number of registered nurses in the United [Read More]

IOM report calls for more nurse leaders throughout health care

The new Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) report on the future of the nursing profession reaffirms ANA’s work on many issues and reinforces the wide-ranging opportunities for nurses to both lead in health care and thoughtfully shape their careers into the future. The Future [Read More]

Nurses at center of health reform discussion with first lady

Nurses at center of health reform discussion with first lady

As health system reform moves forward, it does so with the active involvement of the American Nurses Association (ANA) and nurses nationwide. Just this fall, ANA was among the participants in a nurse-only health care reform conference call with first lady Michelle Obama and [Read More]

ANA group uses expertise to examine and shape staffing, other policy

ANA group uses expertise to examine and shape staffing, other policy

Nearly 60 members of the newly comprised Congress on Nursing Practice and Economics (CNPE) met this fall to begin addressing staffing and other nursing and health care issues during their terms. The chief executive officer of the International Council of Nurses (ICN) was [Read More]

IOM report contains recommendations to facilitate advanced practice

IOM report contains recommendations to facilitate advanced practice

The new Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) report on the future of the nursing profession, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, contains recommendations that, if implemented, could unleash the potential of advanced practice registered nursing. (See related [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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