Notes on Nursing—March 2021 Issue

This month, we profile five nurses from Advocate Aurora Health, whose innovative and collaborative expertise helped write the COVID-19 response playbook. Plus, in the latest SEE YOU NOW episode, meet Karen Dale, a pioneering force who is revolutionizing health plans to address equity concerns.
Inside the Issue

Register Now for “NurseHack4Health: Improving Access to Care”

Johnson & Johnson, SONSIEL, Microsoft and dev up have teamed up again to host “NurseHack4Health: Improving Access to Care,” a free, virtual hackathon on May 14 to 16, inviting nurses and other innovators to solve for better quality, sustainable and equitable access to healthcare.

Nurse-led, Science-based: Arming Nurses with Vital Vaccine Knowledge

Johnson & Johnson is proud to sponsor the ANA-led COVID Vaccine Facts for Nurses campaign to arm nurses with verifiable vaccine information. Learn why in a new article by Lynda Benton, Senior Director of Corporate Equity at J&J, ANA President Ernest Grant, and ANF Executive Director Kate Judge.

SEE YOU NOW Podcast Highlights Nurse Changemaker Karen Dale

Tune into a new SEE YOU NOW episode featuring Karen Dale, BSN, RN, MMHS, Market President and the first Chief DEI Officer for the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies. With her nurse lens, collaboration, and data, she creates new approaches to address health equity and benefit for all patients.

Improve Mental Resilience and Well-Being with Free CE Course

Osmosis, #FirstRespondersFirst and the J&J Foundation are working to reduce the disproportionate rate of stress and burnout among nurses. This free CE course will help nurses develop healthy coping strategies and incorporate realistic changes into daily routines to improve well-being.

Looking for Innovation Inspiration?

Learn about the legacy of nurse innovators and power up your skills with our latest innovation resource for nurses: the Johnson & Johnson Nurse Innovation 101 Hub.

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