New Study Identifies Strategies to Retain Experienced Nurses As Nursing Shortage Looms and Nation's Health Care Needs Grow
July 29, 2009 | News Release
Improving morale, utilizing innovative staffing approaches among keys to success.
Mary Naylor Receives Episteme Award, Making Her the Seventh Penn Nursing Faculty Member to Receive the "Nobel Prize of Nursing"
November 22, 2009 | News Release
The Episteme Award is received for highly significant research. The award was presented for the Transitional Care Model (TCM), an innovative approach to addressing the needs of high-risk chronically ill elders and their family caregivers.
January 9, 2008 | News Release
$28-Million Nurse Faculty Scholars program offers career development to promote ranks of junior faculty.
March 5, 2008 | News Release
RWJF announced the names of eight dental schools that will receive grants of up to $200,000 each to improve the diversity of their student body or to increase access to dental care in underserved areas.
March 20, 2008 | News Release
Nurses are pivotal to quality improvement efforts, but shortages could curtail involvement.
September 11, 2008 | News Release
$28 million program addresses nursing shortage,supports next generation of academic nursing leaders.
October 7, 2008 | News Release
New position will integrate nursing across Foundation efforts to address health system challenges.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Launches New Program Aimed at Retaining Experienced Nurses in Hospitals
January 9, 2007 | News Release
Grants awarded for 13 research projects to advance learning about what works to retain experienced nurses in hospitals.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Gives AARP Foundation $10 Million for New Center to Address the Nursing Workforce Crisis Threatening Patient Care
December 5, 2007 | News Release
Center to Champion Nursing in America established to help reverse looming 1.1-million nurse workforce shortage.
September 27, 2006 | News Release
Nine "INQRI" grants awarded to interdisciplinary research teams