American Nurses Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Nurses Association
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sept. 20 Readers' letters: Prop. 45 would make our health care system more complicated

Proposition 45 ad right on the markYour "reality check" about the radio advertisement featuring RN Candace Campbell completely missed the mark. Nurses like us are opposed to Proposition 45 because it is a deceptive initiative that would line the pockets ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Op-Ed: March Sunday because healthy communities need climate action

As nurses, we care for our communities. We are there for the boy with the broken arm, the lady from the bank with heart problems, or the retiree with the flu. We are there when our friends and neighbors are hurting, and we do our best to get them better. ... [Published The Connecticut Mirror - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Nurse Alice: How Well Do You Brush Your Teeth?

How well do you brush your teeth? Do you…Use soft bristle tooth brush (and change it at least every 3 months or when bristles go haywire) Use a toothpaste with fluoride Brush your teeth twice a day, one of those being prior to bed Brush all teeth surfaces ... [Published Black America Web - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

What can a nurse with an ADN degree, who is having a difficult time finding a job, do?

Dear Donna,I am a nurse who graduated four years ago with ADN degree. I had a hard time passing the NCLEX and changed careers. In the midst of all this change my parents got very ill, and I had to be the sole caretaker and fell in love with nursing all ... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Two Nurses Receive State Awards

Two faculty members, Drs. Jean Kijek and Linda Howe, were recognized Friday, Sept. 12, by the Florida Nurses Association (FNA). Kijek, a professor emerita, was honored with the FNA Hall of Fame Award for her enduring contributions to the nursing profession. ... [Published UCF - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Nurses Among Most Influential People in Healthcare

By Debra Wood, RN, contributorSeptember 12, 2014 - Modern Healthcare readers selected four nurses in leadership roles to be ranked on this year’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare list, based on their effect on the industry.“It’s great for nursing, ... [Published NurseZone.com - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

ANA calls for increased funding to meet projected nursing need

The American Nurses Association (ANA) has called for a 12% increase in federal funding in 2015 to help recruit and educate new nurses to fill newly created position and replace retiring nurses. The ANA projects the U.S. will need 1.1 million new nurses ... [Published HCPro - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

US must produce 1.1 million nurses by 2022 to meet demand

American Nurses Association offers recommendations on funding, education, hiring practicesShareToolsFifty years after the Nurse Training Act of 1964, as many of those original nurses retire, the United States will need to produce 1.1 million new registered ... [Published Fierce Healthcare - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

ANA calls for 12 percent increase in RN workforce funding

The American Nurses Association (ANA) is calling for an increase in federal funding for nursing workforce development.This week, the organization is celebrating the 50 th anniversary of the passage of Title VIII of the Public Health Service Act, called ... [Published Healthcare Traveller - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Colorado Nurse Leader Receives ANA Honor

Colorado The American Nurses Association (ANA) presented Carol O'Meara, MSN, RN,C-NP, with the 2014 President's Award at ANA's Membership Assembly meeting in June.O'Meara, a member of the Colorado Nurses Association (CNA), was honored for her role in ... [Published Advance for Nurses - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

ANA Calls for Federal Funding to Bolster RN Training

The American Nurses Association is calling on Congress to increase federal funding by 12% to bolster programs to educate, recruit, and retain registered nurses.A graying demographic is expected to need more healthcare services. Americans, including nurses, ... [Published Health Leaders - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 3 reports

Increased Investment Needed to Produce 1.1 Million RNs, Head Off Nursing Shortage

12 Percent Increase in Nursing Workforce Development Funding UrgedSILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. will need to produce 1.1 million new registered nurses (RNs) by 2022 to fill newly created jobs and replace a legion ... [Published Indianapolis Business Journal - Sep 02 2014]

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..." stated HMA President Marlene Feagan, MA, BSN, RN. "ANCC board certification provides a credible means for HMA members and all faith community nurses to validate their knowledge, engage in lifelong learning, and be recognized for their passion, commitment, and vital contributions."
Dr. Blozen's published work has appeared in many issues of The American Nurse Today and her article, "The Answer is Questions: Accelerated Nursing Students Report: Practice Questions Are Fundamental to First-Time NCLEX-RN Success" will soon appear in the Journal of the NYSNA
...He also says his specialized nursing background kept him from recognizing he had a problem. "I'm smart, I'm using a clean needle every time, I'm smart and then...I'm in."
"The Affordable Care Act is not about making a point. It's about making progress" she said

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Sept. 20 Readers' letters: Prop. 45 would make ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Sep 20 2014]
Op-Ed: March Sunday because healthy communities... [Published The Connecticut Mirror - Sep 19 2014]
Nurse Alice: How Well Do You Brush Your Teeth? [Published Black America Web - Sep 19 2014]
What can a nurse with an ADN degree, who is hav... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 19 2014]
The International Nurses Association Applauds E... [Published ECPlaza - Sep 19 2014]
First Board Certification for Faith Community N... [Published Advance for Nurses - Sep 17 2014]
Two Nurses Receive State Awards [Published UCF - Sep 16 2014]
Dr. Barbara B. Blozen Appointed to New Jersey S... [Published Michigan Live - Sep 16 2014]
Tomorrow: CEOs of Large U.S. Companies and Bipa... [Published InvestorPoint.com - Sep 15 2014]
Nurses Among Most Influential People in Healthcare [Published NurseZone.com - Sep 13 2014]
Shaping Nursing Ethics for the Future [Published NurseZone.com - Sep 13 2014]
State of Washington earns second Phase II APIN ... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 12 2014]
ANA calls for increased funding to meet project... [Published HCPro - Sep 11 2014]
State-run programs help nurses detox together a... [Published News Works - Sep 11 2014]
Democrats to campaign for medicinal marijuana i... [Published Marianas Variety - Guam - Sep 11 2014]
Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare Nominates Geria... [Published ECPlaza - Sep 11 2014]
How can a psych nurse who wants to transition i... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 10 2014]
OVERNIGHT HEALTHCARE: Burwell aims for apolitic... [Published The Hill - Sep 09 2014]
Kris Bissonnette, RN, Rewarded with Inclusion a... [Published ECPlaza - Sep 09 2014]
Will hospitals or other institutions hire nurse... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 09 2014]
Week ahead: Congress returns to new HealthCare.... [Published The Hill - Sep 08 2014]
Stifnell, Karen D. [Published Norristown Times Herald - Sep 04 2014]
Consumer Watchdog Warns Public Of Insurance Ind... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 04 2014]
Consumer Watchdog Warns Public Of Insurance Ind... [Published Scottrade - Sep 04 2014]
US must produce 1.1 million nurses by 2022 to m... [Published Fierce Healthcare - Sep 04 2014]
US must produce 1.1 million nurses by 2022 to m... [Published FierceHealthcare - Sep 04 2014]
Johns Hopkins hosts ethics summit for nurses [Published Nurse.com - Sep 04 2014]
ANA calls for 12 percent increase in RN workfor... [Published Healthcare Traveller - Sep 04 2014]
ANA recommends nursing initiatives [Published Maryland Daily Record - Sep 03 2014]
Can you recommend some nursing associations for... [Published Nurse.com - Sep 03 2014]
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US must produce 1.1 million nurses by 2022 to m... [Published FierceHealthcare - Sep 04 2014]
p>Fifty years after the Nurse Training Act of 1964, and as many of those original nurses retire, the United States will need to produce 1.1 million new registered nurses by 2022 to fill jobs and replace retirees, according to an announcement from the American ...
Increased Investment Needed to Produce 1.1 Mill... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Sep 02 2014]
SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. will need to produce 1.1 million new registered nurses (RNs) by 2022 to fill newly created jobs and replace a legion of soon-to-be retirees. The American Nurses Association (ANA) ...
A Labor Day look at state and local actions for... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Sep 02 2014]
As Celeste Monforton and I were putting together 2014 edition of The Year in U.S. Occupational Health and Safety (which she introduced yesterday ), we noticed that a lot of the good news about workers winning better conditions was coming from cities ...
State Tricks Hospital Into Giving It Hard-To-Fi... [Published Think Progress - Aug 08 2014]
CREDIT: Photo/Pat Sullivan, File As state officials scramble to get the drugs they need to execute condemned prisoners, they’ve run into repeated roadblocks thanks to members of the medical community , who say that helping with executions violates ...
“No major medical organization has come out in ... [Published Firedoglake - Jul 31 2014]
Evidently not much of the $2.5 million Sheldon Adelson donated to defeating medical marijuana has been spent on research Jessica Spencer, director of the well-funded Vote No on 2 campaign opposing legalization of medical marijuana may have Sheldon ...
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Press Ganey Acquires National Database of Nursi... [Published Financial Services - Jun 10 2014]
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