Each year, vaccine-preventable diseases kill thousands of adults in the United States, causing a significant human toll and a severe economic burden on our healthcare systems. Unfortunately, adult immunization rates remain low with long-standing gaps between national goals and actual adult immunization rates. Healthcare providers serve a critical role in vaccination but are increasingly challenged by time, patient […]
ANA President Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN Each and every day, the nation’s 3.4 million registered nurses provide expert, high-quality and compassionate care, as well as dedicated leadership from the bedside to the boardroom. One in every 100 Americans is a registered nurse. We are the frontline caregivers, 24 hours, 7 days a […]
The Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania (NFP), a supporting organization of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA), has announced the recipients of the 2015 Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania Future Nurse Leader Scholarship. This fund exists to provide scholarships to students demonstrating leadership skills in their pursuit of a nursing degree. The NFP is pleased to award […]
“Child Abuse: What You Need to Know” will be offered Oct. 23, 2015 at Friends Hospital, Philadelphia (Scattergood Bldg). This session is offered from 1 to 4:30 p.m. This event is FREE to PSNA members; $70 for non-members earning CNE; $20 for no CNE awarded / RDs / non-licensed nursing students. This offering is a State-approved live program that […]
Pope Francis is coming to Philadelphia and The American National Red Cross needs YOUR help. Please visit this link to sign up to volunteer with the Red Cross during this event in September.Volunteers needed for Papal visit Sept 24-28. Shelter and meals provided for all volunteers.