Notes on Nursing—May 2021 Issue

This National Nurses Month, we are honored to announce the awardees of the Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge on Mental Health. Also in this newsletter, meet Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL), a champion of raising awareness around the Black maternal health crisis.
Inside the Issue

Nurse-led Innovations Transforming Mental Health Care

Johnson & Johnson, together with the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, are thrilled to announce the Awardees of the Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge on Mental Health: nurse entrepreneur Chris Recinos and Nurse Disrupted co-founders Bre Loughlin and Tracy Zvenyach.

Championing Diversity in the Future of Nursing

As part of the Johnson & Johnson Race to Health Equity, we believe the key to the health of our society is a robust and diverse nursing workforce. Together with the Foundation of the NSNA, we are thrilled to support and announce scholarship funding for a diverse group of aspiring nursing students.

SEE YOU NOW Features Nurse & Congresswoman Lauren Underwood

SEE YOU NOW is featuring Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL), BSN, MSN, MPH, co-founder of the Black Maternal Health Caucus. This Mother’s Day, hear how Rep. Underwood is elevating nurses' voices to help shape public policy and raising awareness of the Black maternal health crisis.

Countdown to NH4H—Don't Forget to Register!

NurseHack4Health is thrilled to feature Rear Admiral (RADM) Aisha Mix, DNP, MPH, RN, NHDP-BC at our Friday, May 14, 2021 kick-off event around improving access to care. Hear RADM Mix share inspiring words and insights from over 25 years of experience as a clinician and public health practitioner.

Action Hub Launched to Support Health Workers

The #BackTheFrontline Action Hub is a new online collection of rotating “actions” that anyone can take to support health workers from the Johnson & Johnson global partner network. Check out the latest nurse-focused actions in honor of International Nurses Day and Nurses Month this May!

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