Laura Leigh Ferrio will help the Foundation meet its mission to transform the nation’s health through the power of nursing.
The new relationship between ANA and HIMSS is a unique opportunity to harness a role for all nurses as innovators, entrepreneurs, and tech enthusiasts.
Calls for constructive dialogue between all stakeholders.
The American Nurses Association’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of three directors to the American Nurses Credentialing Center Board. They will serve from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020.
American Nurses Foundation and United Health Foundation Announce the Jeannine Rivet National Leadership Fund
Newly created fund honors health and business trailblazer Jeannine Rivet through annual nursing fellowship grants awarded to nurses in order to foster and integrate nursing health knowledge, leadership development, and expertise in community and business leadership.
ANCC presented the 2018 National Magnet Nurse of the Year® Awards and the five winners were recognized at the ANCC National Magnet Conference® in Denver, Colorado. The award recognizes the outstanding contributions of clinical nurses to innovation, consultation, leadership, and professional risk-taking.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) today presented Professor Sheila D. Tlou, PhD, RN, FAAN, with the prestigious HRH Princess Muna Al Hussein Award for her more than 30 years of impassioned advocacy for nursing and healthcare across the globe. The award was given at the ANCC National Magnet Conference® in Denver.
The newly enacted law underscores nurses’ critical role in solving the opioid crisis.(Getty Images)
The legislation is a step in the right direction to combat the national opioid crisis and recognizes nurses’ critical role in solving this public health issue.
The American Nurses Association Political Action Committee (ANA-PAC) announces the endorsement of ten additional candidates running for Congress. Each election cycle, ANA-PAC endorses candidates who display a commitment to advancing the nursing profession and advocating on health care issues that affect nurses and the public, both on Capitol Hill and in their congressional districts.
American Academy of Nursing and American Nurses Association Statement on U.S. Opposition to World Health Assembly Resolution on Breastfeeding
The American Academy of Nursing and the American Nurses Association decry the attempt by the U.S. Delegation to the World Health Assembly to use strong-arm tactics to undermine global efforts supporting and promoting breastfeeding. (Getty Images)
The American Nurses Association Responds to Supreme Court Ruling in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees
In a 5-4 landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that employees who are represented by a public sector union but elect not to join the union can no longer be compelled to pay “fair share” fees. (Getty Images)