Nursing's New Roadmap: Education, the Workforce, and Health Care Quality

Institute of Medicine's new report, The Future of Nursing, was the focus of a live WIHI radio show in November.

    • November 17, 2010

Listen to an archived version of the program, which featured:

Donna Shalala, Ph.D., former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services; president, University of Miami; chair, Committee on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Initiative on the Future of Nursing, Institute of Medicine

Linda Burnes Bolton, Dr.P.H., R.N., F.A.A.N., vice president for nursing and chief nursing officer, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; vice chair, IOM Committee on the Future of Nursing.

Patricia Benner, R.N., Ph.D., F.A.A.N., senior scholar, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching; author, Educating Nurses: A Call for Radical Transformation and From Novice to Expert: Excellence and Power in Nursing.

In October, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, supported by RWJF.

The study committee’s chair and vice chair, Donna Shalala and Linda Burnes Bolton, were guests on a WIHI to review the recommendations and discuss how to turn the report into action.

WIHI is a free radio program from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. Listen to the archived Future of Nursing program here.