Topic   Nursing Innovations Fund

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  1. Celebrating the Grand Opening of the Aila Accad Center for Nurse Entrepreneurship

    Sep 26, 2022

    Ribbon cutting ceremony for the Aila Accad Center for Nurse Entrepreneurship. The Future of Nursing West Virginia Action Coalition held the grand opening of the Aila Accad Center for Nurse Entrepreneurship Saturday, September 24, ahead of the West Virginia 2022 Gala more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: West Virginia

  2. Massachusetts Nurses and School Leaders Team Up to Take On Vaping and Improve Student Well-being

    Aug 17, 2022

    Nurses have been working with public schools to serve children for generations. In Massachusetts, nurses and school leaders used funding from the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action to improve the well-being of students, especially those living in communities with low more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Massachusetts

  3. A Delaware School District Program Provides Early Exposure to Nursing

    Aug 04, 2022

    As its 2021 Nursing Innovations Fund project, Delaware’s Brandywine School District (BSD) piloted an afterschool program, BSD’s Lifesavers, to increase awareness of nursing careers among students from underrepresented communities. Working with key stakeholders, project staff more

    Issues: Improving Health Equity Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: Delaware

  4. Dinner Theater: An Innovative Approach to Reducing Suicide Among Kentucky Farmers

    Jul 11, 2022

    What kind of initiative brings together a beef council, a local theater group, and a state’s largest university? A Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action-supported program where nurses take on the problem of suicide in innovative ways. The Campaign is an initiative of AARP more

    Location: Kentucky

  5. Wisconsin Nurses Lead in Disaster Preparedness That Leaves No One Behind

    Jul 05, 2022

    In principle, a novel pathogen like COVID-19 should affect everyone equally. But very early in the pandemic, it became clear that this was not the case. Once the disease was established in the United States, Black and Native American communities were hit especially hard more

    Location: Wisconsin

  6. Beyond GPA: Holistic Admissions Can Help Build a More Diverse Nursing Workforce

    Jun 23, 2022

    A diverse nursing workforce is essential to achieving health equity in the United States. Holistic admissions practices are an important tool nursing schools can use to contribute to that goal. But changing admissions systems is complex, and a successful transformation more

    Location: Indiana

  7. To Achieve Health Equity, Build a “Coalition of Coalitions”

    Jun 16, 2022

    Nurses’ efforts to achieve health equity are always stronger when they form partnerships with the community being served. That’s why matching funding and local partnerships were a requirement for every project supported by the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action’s more

    Location: North Carolina

  8. Nursing Innovations Funds Stimulate a Network of Partnerships for Health Equity

    Jun 06, 2022

    When nurses are empowered to create health equity in their communities, they bring together a network like nobody else can. The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, an initiative of AARP Foundation, AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, has demonstrated this more

    Issues: Improving Health Equity Location: Georgia Indiana Kentucky Massachusetts Nebraska North Carolina Pennsylvania Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

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