Notes on Nursing—September 2022 Issue

This Chief Nursing Executive’s data-backed, listen-first approach to creating a supportive environment at UCSF Health is working – and presents a blueprint for health systems everywhere. In this month’s Notes on Nursing, learn how Pat Patton is approaching the nursing shortage with creativity and innovation. The September issue also highlights the important work by the National Association of Hispanic Nurses to increase the number of Hispanic RNs and become a leader in Latino health, and the exciting live, virtual NurseHack4Health Pitch-A-Thon on Oct. 6, as well as a new nursing student feature, scholarship application information, and more!
Inside the Issue

How Diversity in Nursing Drives Patient Advocacy

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, find out how the National Association of Hispanic Nurses is working to become a national leader in Latino health.

Join Us for the LIVE Pitch-A-Thon!

Support nurse-led teams as they pitch workplace wellness solutions for the chance to receive up to $250K in grant funding! Awardees will be chosen live on Oct. 6 at 3pm ET. Don’t miss it!

The Future of Nursing is Me: Rebecca C.

When COVID-19 hit, Rebecca was inspired to change careers and become a nurse. Here, Rebecca shares her hopes for nursing, the challenges she's faced, and her advice for future nursing students.

Nursing Scholarship Applications Now Open

Eligible students can apply for up to $10k of funding per academic year through J&J's Our Race to Health Equity Diversity Nursing Scholarships and the Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association.

On Life Support

September is Suicide Prevention Month, which raises awareness about this often-taboo topic. Tune into this powerful episode with nurse scientist Judy Davidson on ensuring nurses are supported and can get help when needed.

New Episode of PHrontline Conversations Now Live

A new episode from the educational series for pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension nurses explores how nurses can directly empower their patients to reach their goals.

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