Blog posts March 1, 2013 to March 31, 2013

2013 AACN Student Policy Summit More than 100 nursing students from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, March 17th for the 2013 AACN Student Policy Summit. For the fourth consecutive year, the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence was recognized as a platinum level sponsor for supporting the conference.
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Nurses as Innovators: Dr. Diana Mason Highlights Nurse-Led Innovations at the Beatrice Renfield Lectureship in Research Nursing at The Rockefeller University The US is faced with the challenge of improving the health of the population through access and quality of health care while reducing costs. By nature of the ever-evolving nursing profession, nurses are poised now more than ever to help the nation in a quest to meet these aims in innovative health care. Dr. Diana Mason, president-elect of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) and a national leader in nursing health policy and media, addressed these issues, focusing on nurse-led projects and research innovations in health care.
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