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Make a Difference for Patients Around the World with CaringCrowd®

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In this episode of Nursing Notes live, we speak with Derek Fetzer, Director of CaringCrowd® at Johnson & Johnson. CaringCrowd® is a crowdfunding platform for global public health that enables individuals to make donations that, when pooled, can lead to big change. We discuss how the platform has enabled nurses and others to make a difference for patients in communities around the world.

In this episode of Nursing Notes live, we speak with Derek Fetzer, Director of CaringCrowd® at Johnson & Johnson. CaringCrowd® is a crowdfunding platform for global public health that enables individuals to make donations that, when pooled, can lead to big change. We discuss how the platform has enabled nurses and others to make a difference for patients in communities around the world.

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