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J&J + Nurses: Partnering with Purpose
March 27, 2018

Since 2011, Give a Spit About Cancer has mobilized more than 8,000 young people to change patient lives through registering to become a bone marrow donor. Last year, Johnson & Johnson teamed up with DoSomething.org and the Give a Spit About Cancer campaign to help amplify those efforts.

Nurses Leading Innovation
March 15, 2018

While working as an organ procurement coordinator and and pursuing his Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP), Adam K. Schneider was inspired to help his team reach a higher standard of care and education around maintaining donated lungs.

Getting Real: Nursing Today
February 1, 2017
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The role of transplant nurses, who specialize in working with patients before, during and after their surgeries, has expanded as the technology behind organ transplantation evolves. Nicole DeFeo McCormick, MS, MBA, APRN, NP-C, CCTC, works in the kidney and pancreas transplant clinic at the University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora, Colo., and is also involved with the National Kidney Foundation Council of Advanced Practitioners (NKF-CAP) as an advocate for nurse practitioners and physician’s assistants who work in nephrology. Read on to learn about Nicole's career and advocacy work in this episode of the Nursing Notes Live Podcast.

Nurses Leading Innovation
January 12, 2017

"Our first exchange involved a mother-son pair from Toledo and a married couple from Cincinnati, and it was a great success. Soon enough, people from outside Ohio started asking to work with us." - Susan Rees, RN, BSN, Alliance for Paired Kidney Donation

Nurses Leading Innovation
January 12, 2017

According to the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), for many people a successful kidney transplant can provide a better quality of life. Kidney transplant may mean greater freedom, reduced cost, more energy and a less strict diet than patients on dialysis. Nurses play an integral role in helping patients go through the transplant process and helping match live donors with patients in need of a kidney.

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