Sharing Nursing's Knowledge

This monthly newsletter on the subject of nursing features timely news and information about research, conferences and grants, our partners, and other organizations working in this field. 

 

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge December 2014

12/17/2014

  • A goal and a challenge: putting 10,000 nurses on governing boards by 2020
  • Older nurses push retirement envelope
  • Nurse scientist participates in first-ever RWJF Scholars Forum
  • Does the nation really face a primary care shortage?
  • Mississippi leads the nation in telehealth
  • Studies evaluating innovative approaches to improving nursing education examine dedicated education units, simulation, statewide curriculum
  • Young nurse leader keeps family’s pioneering spirit alive
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge November 2014

11/11/2014

  • RWJF grantees help veterans become nurses
  • "Ebola care is nursing care"
  • The business case for having at least 80 percent of nurses hold bachelor's degrees
  • Supreme Court case on dental hygiene may affect scope-of-practice regulations
  • New Careers in Nursing Program leaving mark on Duke School of Nursing
  • Grants to help colleges replicate benefits realized through innovative nursing scholarship program
  • Upcoming conference will address health policy in doctoral nurse education
  • From the shores of the Arabian Sea to North Carolina’s famed “Research Triangle”
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge October 2014

10/03/2014

  • Campaign helps advance Institute of Medicine's call for more nurse leaders
  • Progress and barriers toward innovation in clinical nursing education
  • Nursing improvements could boost outcomes for 7 out of 10 critically ill black babies
  • California has “well-educated” nurse force, study finds
  • RWJF fellow educates nurses about new Medicare payment rule
  • Twelve outstanding early-career nurse faculty selected as 2014 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars
  • Economist charts new ground in studies of nursing labor market
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: September 2014

09/12/2014

  • Advocates Work to Recruit Latinos to Nursing
  • Sixteen Nursing PhD Candidates Selected to Receive Future of Nursing Scholars Program Scholarships
  • New Careers in Nursing Program Helps Minnesota College Expand and Diversify While Improving Care in Rural Communities
  • Nearly One in Five Nurses Leaves First Job Within a Year
  • NJNI Transitions to Support Innovation in Nursing Curriculum
  • Latina Nurse Takes Helm of One of Nation’s Premier Nursing Schools
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: August 2014

08/13/2014

  • Unexpected growth in the nursing workforce
  • More nursing schools preparing students to provide team-based care
  • Nine state coalitions share $2.7 million grant to continue building a more highly educated nursing workforce
  • Twenty accomplished nurses from across country selected for prestigious national nurse fellowship program
  • Physical work environment in hospitals affects nurses' job satisfaction, with implications for patient outcomes, health care costs
  • Texas Team Action Coalition to prepare 400 nurses to serve on boards
  • Breaking through the myth of the "deadbeat dad"
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: July 2014

07/15/2014

  • Nurses lead innovations in geriatrics and gerontology
  • Answering the call to improve care for a growing number of Americans with dementia
  • RWJF alum creates degree program that combines nursing with engineering
  • RWJF program boosts number of nurses prepared to fill faculty positions in Garden State
  • Breakthrough leaders in nursing
  • Tune in: First Friday Google+ Hangout update on the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action
  • High-achieving nurse leader has no time for retirement
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: June 2014

06/18/2014

  • Campaign for Action is chalking up successes that will improve patient care
  • More newly licensed nurse practitioners choosing to work in primary care, federal study finds
  • Study finds Magnet status increases hospital revenue by more than $1.2 million per year
  • Final cohort of RWJF New Careers in Nursing program grantees to provide 400 scholarships
  • Pioneering nurse scientist addresses asthma-related disparities
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: May 2014

05/20/2014

  • Long-term job outlook for nurses is sunny
  • Advancing nurse education in North Carolina
  • Study: nursing school diversity initiatives mostly successful
  • New podcast highlights innovative maker nurses
  • RWJF fellow named first chair for nursing at Boston Children’s Hospital
  • More nursing articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: April 2014

04/23/2014

  • Consumers Benefit from Expanded APRN Practice, FTC Says
  • New Agreement Aims to Advance Nurse Education in Washington
  • Academic Progression is Focus of Meeting with Community College and University Nursing Leaders
  • Building the Case for More Highly Educated Nurses
  • Obama Administration Proposes to Fix Medicaid Funding 'Glitch'
  • Building a Community of Nurse Scientists
  • More Nursing Articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: March 2014

03/18/2014

  • Nurses Need Residency Programs, Too
  • Iowa Nurses Build Affordable, Online Nurse Residency Program
  • Patient Safety Through Workplace Transformation
  • Nurse-Focused Care Transitions Education Program Gets National Attention
  • “Bundle” of Practices Reduces Risks of Delirium and Immobility in ICUs, Study Shows
  • American Indian Nurse Fights 'Curse' of Culturally Insensitive Care
  • More Nursing Articles