RWJF News Releases
December 15, 2014 | News Release
For growing number of nurses, 65 no longer represents the ideal age to retire
Studies Evaluating Innovative Approaches to Improving Nursing Education Examine Dedicated Education Units, Simulation, Statewide Curriculum
November 12, 2014 | News Release
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funded a series of studies that examine the effectiveness of cutting-edge practices in nursing schools to address the nation’s shortage of nurse faculty. See the lessons learned.
September 23, 2014 | News Release
Researchers found that nurse understaffing and practice environments were worse at hospitals with higher concentrations of black patients, contributing to adverse outcomes for very low birth weight infants born in those facilities.
June 18, 2014 | News Release
At the White House Maker Faire on June 18, 2014, MakerNurse announced the launch of a new online community that will elevate and accelerate the ingenuity of nurses working across the United States.
January 23, 2014 | News Release, Story
New Evidence-Based Online Learning Modules Include Communications Strategies and Tools for Helping Critically Ill Patients Who Cannot Speak
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces $1.5 Million in New Grants to Help State Action Coalitions Transform Health Care through Nursing
December 4, 2013 | News Release
New grants bring to 30 the number of Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action Coalitions supported through program.
October 21, 2013 | News Release
Susan Hassmiller is among 80 professionals to join prominent organization that conducts health issues analysis and offers recommendations.
September 21, 2013 | News Release
MIT’s Little Devices Lab and RWJF launch nationwide initiative to seek out DIY nurses. MakerNurse will elevate and accelerate the ingenuity of nurses working across the United States.
August 15, 2013 | News Release
RWJF Executive Nurse Fellows program provides leaders with professional development, coaching, education.
March 19, 2013 | News Release
New study reveals striking understaffing for critically ill babies compared with national guidelines.