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: 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"

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

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: February 2014

02/25/2014

  • Prepping Nurses for Policy Leadership
  • Texas Nurses Celebrate Accomplishments, Plan for the Future of Nursing
  • Recent RN Graduates Report Fewer Job Opportunities than Earlier Graduates
  • Bringing Nurse Making to the Forefront of Health Care
  • Improving Communication to Improve Patient Care in Intensive Care Units
  • Smoking Rates Among RNs Plunge
  • Nurse Leader Urges Nurses to Study Political Science, Too
  • More Nursing Articles

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: January 2014

01/16/2014

  • Patients Slowly Gaining Access to Care Provided by Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
  • Health Leaders Rally Supporters to Continue Transforming Nursing
  • Assuring Better State-Level Nursing Workforce Data Systems
  • New Future of Nursing Research Highlights Challenges Ahead for Employers
  • Federal Government Sets Aside $45 Million to Strengthen Nursing
  • In the Media
  • Quotable Quotes About Nursing
  • Recent Research About Nursing
  • More Nursing on RWJF.org

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: December 2013

12/16/2013

  • School Nurse Shortage May Imperil Some Children, RWJF Scholars Warn
  • RWJF Announces $1.5 Million to Help State Action Coalitions Transform Health Care through Nursing
  • Nurses Can Help Ease Primary Care Shortage, Studies Find
  • $1.6 Million in Federal Funds for New Jersey Action Coalition's Nurse Residency Program
  • Ohio Nurse Leaders Collaborate in Unprecedented Ways
  • In the Media
  • Quotable Quotes About Nursing
  • Recent Research About Nursing
  • More Nursing on RWJF.org

Sharing Nursing's Knowledge: November 2013

11/21/2013

  • Push for Interprofessional Education Picks Up Steam
  • RWJF Nursing Leader Elected to Institute of Medicine
  • NJNI Scholar Helps Address Social Isolation Among the Mentally Ill
  • Action Coalition Helps Nebraska Nurse Leaders Coordinate Agendas
  • In the Media
  • Quotable Quotes About Nursing
  • Recent Research About Nursing
  • More Nursing on RWJF.org