The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has recently proposed a regulation that would grant full practice authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) when they are acting within the scope of their VA employment (https://s3.amazonaws.com/public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2016-12338.pdf).
I have witnessed how important a … Read More »
More doctorally-prepared nurses are needed everywhere, even in the classroom.
As faculty shortages remain a challenge and as health care demands more nurses who can practice and teach at higher levels, the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, through its Jonas Nurse Scholar … Read More »
Nursing student Joshua McGill is being credited with saving a stranger’s life in the Orlando massacre after escaping the club himself. As he was running, he stopped and attended to the wounded man using a shirt as a tourniquet to … Read More »
As a researcher in domestic violence and health outcomes, I want to echo Vice President Biden’s powerful words to the Stanford rape survivor in his open letter of June 9, 2016.
I especially want to pay tribute to her bravery and … Read More »