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Nurses Leading Innovation
May 3, 2018

For years, the best practice for protecting a certain type of birth defect called an omphalocele before surgery was to dry it out, which shrinks the surface area of the exposed organs, but requires a lengthy hospital stay. Enter Roxana Reyna, MSN, RNC-NIC, WCC, CWOCN, FNP-C, a nurse with 20 years experience as a nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

Getting Real: Nursing Today
April 19, 2018

As a senior student in the nursing program at Emporia State University in Emporia, Kan., Ruben Rodriguez-Negrete, Jr., president of the Emporia Men’s Assembly of Nurses (EMAN), hopes to inspire future nurses and fuel positive conversation around men in the nursing profession. We recently spoke to Ruben about his experience with EMAN, and how the organization is working to inspire more men to pursue a career in nursing.

Podcasts
April 11, 2018
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In this episode of Nursing Notes Live, we talk to organ procurement coordinator Adam Schneider, DNP, AGACNP-BC, who recognized a nationwide need for more viable organ donations and implemented quality improvement projects for his team at the University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation. Listen to find out how Adam’s innovative approach is helping to improve patient outcomes on a daily basis. 

Advancing Culturally Competent Care
March 27, 2018

Throughout his 30-year career in healthcare, Paul S. Hayes has provided the nursing community with leadership through a variety of projects focused on inclusion and community engagement. Recently named one of the Puget Sound Business Journal “Outstanding Voices” for his work with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) communities, Paul has played an influential role in the enhancement of healthcare policies and programs for some of the most vulnerable communities, while focusing on providing care for all in an environment that fosters innovation and compassion.

Nurses Leading Innovation
September 13, 2017

Public awareness and interest in all things “green” has created a need for nurses to understand environmental issues and their relationship to health with credible, evidence-based information, as well as provide leadership in making the necessary changes in our policies and practices. We spoke with Cara Cook, MS, RN, AHN-BC, who was recently chosen as a 2017 Johnson & Johnson Global Citizen Young Health Leader, about the connection between environmentalism and nursing, and how her background as a nurse has prepared her for advocacy work.

Podcasts
May 1, 2017
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In this episode of the Nursing Notes Live podcast, we talk to Kaitlyn A. Gregory, DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC,a nurse practitioner in thoracic surgery at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Penn., and Rachel Culpepper RN, MSN, CCRN, a perianesthesia clinical manager and educator at Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis, Ind., about their experiences participating in the American Association of Critical-Care Nursing (AACN) Clinical Scene Investigator (CSI) Academy, a 16-month leadership program that helps staff nurses use their experiences to identify areas of critical-care improvement and become catalysts of change in their hospitals and communities.

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