Greater Cleveland Nurses Association

Virtual GCNA District Meeting in collaboration with Ohio League for Nursing-NEO Region and Cleveland Council of Black Nurses

Written by: on March 6, 2021 @ 4:39 pm

Tuesday March 23, 2021 

6:30-7:00 PM – Business Meeting 

7:00-8:00 PM – Free CE Program 

Advocacy in the Age of COVID:  

Debriefing Lessons Learned from 2020 


Mary Grady, DNP, RN, OLN-NEO Region President 

LaTonya Martin, DNP, CNM, RN, CCBN President  

Michaelle Jones, BSN, RN, GCNA Member, Traveling Nurse 

Janterria Matthews, DNP, RN, GCNA Member, Educator 

Moderator:  Colleen Sweeney, PhD, RN, JD 


 OR call or text GCNA at 216-771-6922 

Handouts and the program link will be emailed to you.  

This program has been submitted to the Ohio Nursing Association for approval to award contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91). 

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2020 Year of the Nurse Virtual GALA

Written by: on August 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

August 29, 2020

7PM – 7:30PM

Register at clevelandmagazine.com/foc to receive a free printed copy of the commemorative program.

This year has been especially tough for emergency responders and the health care team, but nurses everywhere met the challenges of COVID-19. Let’s take some time out to celebrate with family and friends on Saturday, August 29th 7-7:30PM for this virtual live event. We will honor this year’s Faces of Care nurses, chat live and share photos during and after the celebration. Prepare the signature Nurse Roctail and Florence Nightingale or Clara Barton cupcake recipes to celebrate the International Year of the Nurse! They are linked at ClevelandMagazine.com/foc

Here’s to you!

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Free Live Webinar-June 9th

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Enter to Win a $25 Gift Card -Share Your Story With Us

Written by: on April 28, 2020 @ 9:21 am

Submit your story to us at: gcna@clevelandnurse.org
and enter to win a $25 gift card drawing!.

Here are some stories submitted by GCNA members:

GCNA Secretary Marybeth Anderson, BSN, RN will be working on the frontlines in Brooklyn, NY from April 28th thru July 4th. We wish her well on this endeavor! Stay safe.

GCNA member Ensign Emily Adkinson, U.S. Navy Reserves Nursing Corps was deployed to New York City on April 5, 2020. We thank and wish her and all the reservists assisting at the epicenter of COVID-19 our best. 

“Share your COVID19 Story Giveaway”. No Purchase Necessary. Sponsored by GCNA. Two (2)-$25 gift cards will be awarded. Stories must be submitted via email to: gcna@clevelandnurse.org

Posted 4/21/2020 5:47 PM EST. Rev. 4/28/2020 8:57 AM EST.

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Hilton “Free Hotel Rooms for ANA Members” Program

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Free Hilton Hotel Rooms – A powerful ANA membership benefit that helps your whole family stay safe

Nothing keeps you from giving the best patient care.  But ANA knows that nurses are worried about what they might bring home at the end of their shift – how can they keep their families safe while working in this pandemic?

That is why ANA is so excited to partner with the American Nurses Foundation, Hilton, and American Express to bring our members this exciting new Member benefit.  Starting Monday April 13th, ANA members can reserve free rooms at Hilton hotels to free you from the worry of contaminating your home.

What is the offer?

  • Hilton is offering 1 million free room nights to frontline medical personnel – including nurses who are ANA members.
  • Reserve up to 7 consecutive nights at Hilton hotels across the US – for free.
  • The offer runs April 13th through the end of May.

Why is the offer limited to ANA members?

  • Hilton has required that participating associations limit the offer to members to help to ensure that the offer gets to who it was intended to reach – frontline healthcare workers treating COVID-19 patients.
  • ANA is one of 10 healthcare associations partnering with Hilton on this offer.

How do I participate?

Access the full FAQ document  here.

Due to unprecedented demand for the Hilton Free Room Offer, availability of free rooms are not guaranteed for all locations. Hilton has committed to offer the full “Million Room Nights” and will be releasing additional room inventory on four weeks out on a rolling basis. If you cannot find rooms in your area after accessing the Hilton site, please check back for future availability

One million thank yous to our members

Join us now to take advantage of this free room offer.


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White Ribbon to Support Healthcare Workers

Written by: on April 19, 2020 @ 3:18 pm

White ribbons are popping up on American’s windows/doors to show support to healthcare workers on the frontlines battling this pandemic.

Ohioans, we encourage you to proudly display your white ribbons and share with us your photos on twitter.







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Help Support Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Ohio

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Use Promo Code: BGCNEO and $1 of your order will be donated to support the Boys & Girls Club of NEO.

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Help Combat COVID-19

Written by: on March 31, 2020 @ 2:53 pm

For more information on how YOU can help, visit: https://www.greaterclevelandfoodbank.org/give-help/donate-food-funds/covid19

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Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, there is a critical need for blood.

Written by: on March 26, 2020 @ 5:51 pm

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, there is a critical need for blood. Please schedule an appointment to donate.

Click HERE to find out how.

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Ohio National Guard to deploy to food sites as humanitarian mission From the Columbus Dispatch

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By Holly Zachariah
The Columbus Dispatch

Posted Mar 19, 2020 at 12:15 PM



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Resources for Economic Support-Ohio Department of Health

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Written by: on March 12, 2020 @ 2:54 pm

Ohio currently has three confirmed cases of the Coronavirus (all in Cuyahoga County) and 15 potential cases are under surveillance. The WHO reports COVID-19 is now a pandemic.

Ohio Nurses Calling for Five Efforts to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 11, 2020 Ohio nurses are advising the following actions to be taken in an effort to increase the likelihood of COVID-19 testing, reduce further contamination and curb public panic:

1) Enhance Transparency and Communication between health facilities and workers,

2) Protect workers, including those with little to no paid time off,

3) Allow no-cost testing and telemedicine,

4) Continue public education, including the importance of conserving medical equipment, and

5) Suspend non-essential large gatherings of healthcare workers.

The Ohio Nurses Association has suspended all in-person events in March 2020 and will continue to evaluate future programing as the situation develops. It’s of utmost importance that we protect the health of Ohio’s frontline healthcare workers by forgoing non-essential large in-person meetings.

For Information from the CDC and Ohio Department of Health https://ohnurses.org/coronavirus/

  Ohio Department of Health updates are posted daily after 2PM at https://odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/know-our-programs/Novel-Coronavirus/2019-nCoV

ODH 24-hour Hotline 833-4-ASKODH

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[POSTPONED/CANCELLED] Nurses Day at the Statehouse 2020 (NDASH) and other EVENTS

Written by: on March 9, 2020 @ 2:46 pm

The following events are [POSTPONED/CANCELLED] until further notice:

• 3/10/2020 – ONA Advocacy Academy

• 3/11/2020 – Nurses Day at the Statehouse 2020 (NDASH)

• 3/19-3/2020 – 3rd Annual Nurse Wellness Retreat

• 3/24/2020 – GCNA District Meeting, Independence, OH

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National Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW) – March 8-14, 2020

Written by: on March 8, 2020 @ 2:49 pm

Today kicks off Patient Safety Awareness Week. #PSAW2020

Patient Safety Awareness Week serves as a dedicated time and platform for growing awareness about patient safety and recognizing the work already being done.


Patient safety is a top priority; now, more than ever.

“Protect yourself and your community from getting and spreading…illnesses like coronavirus disease 2019. Everyone has a role to play in getting ready and staying healthy.” [https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html]

OSHA warns that:

“Exposure risk may be elevated for some workers who interact with potentially infected travelers from abroad, including those involved in:




-Airline operations

-Border protection

-Solid waste and wastewater management

-Travel to areas, including parts of China, where the virus is spreading”


The outbreak of Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) serves as a reminder to all of us; especially those in healthcare, to be educated on transmissibility, avid about prevention, cognizant of Healthcare Infection Control and the importance of proper handwashing.

For more information about how The Center for Disease Control (CDC) “is responding to the novel coronavirus outbreak” and you can read about it here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Take the Pledge for Patient Safety by participating in PSAW initiatives this week and every day.

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Nurses Night at the Cavs 2020

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The VOICE newsletter

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Past publications of our newsletter; The VOICE, can be found on the right hand ribbon of our webpage

or you can follow this link:

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Celebrating Nurses Throughout 2020

Written by: on February 24, 2020 @ 8:41 pm

Author: Vida Lock

May 12th of this year will mark the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale. The World Health Assembly,the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), has designated 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife. WHO will published its first State of the World’s Nursing Report in 2020 as well. Northeast Ohio,health-related organization have organized to celebrate the Year of the Nurse (YON) in our region.  Check out the NEO YON website at https://www.yon2020neo.com/

The Steering Committee has set many goals, which include sponsoring at least one event each month and featuring daily stories about nurses.  See the GCNA story for day 43. All nurses are invited to share their stories; the website includes directions for submission. 

The kick-off for the NEO YON took place on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at the new Health Education Campus.  The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing (FPB SON) hosted the event.

Carol Musil, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA, Dean of the FPB SON, spoke about the significance of celebrating nursing in NE Ohio.  She then introduced CWRU President Barbara Snyder who welcomed the hundreds of participants to the new state-of-the-art building.

The Honorable David Joyce (OH-14), co-chair of the Congressional Nursing Caucus was the keynote speaker. Rep. Joyce lauded the dedication of nurses and their essential contributions to the health of our nation.

Following the keynote, Rebecca M. Patton, DNP, RN, CNOR, FAAN, introduced the five individuals who made up the Portraits of Nursing Panel that represented nurses at various stages in their professional journey.  The panelists were:

  • Kristine Adams, MSN, CNP, Associate Chief Nursing Officer, Cleveland Clinic;
  • Nevice Jones, senior nursing student at Ursuline College;
  • Hannah Miller, BSN, RN, Akron Children’s Hospital;
  • Lisa Welsh, BSN, RN, University Hospitals Health System; and
  • May Wykle, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA, Professor Emerita, FPB SON, CWRU.

Dr. Patton moderated the panel asking insightful questions of each member.  It was fascinating to hear the various perspectives–from that of a nursing student, a new RN, an experienced RN, a nursing administrator, and a retired nurse.  There were smiles listening to the enthusiasm of those early in the process, laughs at the recounting of experiences that echoed with the nurses in the audience, nods hearing sound advice from seasoned nurses, and loud appreciation for the wisdom of a nursing icon who has helped forge the path. While each individual spoke from her own place along the journey, it was clear that a strong belief in the essence of nursing was at the core of all of their views.

Another nursing legend, Joyce Fitzpatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN, closed the event by succinctly summarizing the views expressed.  Photos of the event and the comradery at the lovely reception that followed are posted on the website https://www.yon2020neo.com/

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Don’t forget to Go RED

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Share Your Nursing Story with YON2020NEO

Written by: on January 31, 2020 @ 4:23 pm

GCNA member, Rebecca M. Patton, DNP, RN, CNOR, FAAN, share her story at: https://youtu.be/m7TDxWU5pm4

Want to share your own Nursing Experience? Visit: https://www.yon2020neo.com/share

Watch more Nursing stories HERE.

More details about this can be found by visiting:

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Celebrating MLK Day

Written by: on January 20, 2020 @ 6:00 am

Ways to Serve Your Community this MLK Day

Martin Luther King Jr.  served his community and gives inspiration for us to do the same. Nurse’s build their careers on the basis of serving others.
Whether you are working or observing the holiday, some way to serve others, honor the legacy of MLK Jr and follow his example are:

  • Complete an unexpected act of kindness or give a random compliment
  • Make dinner for or help a neighbor
  • Visit a nursing home or senior living community
  • Volunteer for a good cause
  • Donate Blood
  • Give to someone’s GoFundMe and spread the word about acts of service
  • Clean out your house and donate gently used goods to a charity

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Celebrating Nursing-Ranked Most Ethical Profession!

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Special House of Delegates

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The special meeting of the House of Delegates will take place October 6, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus.

The ONA Board of Directors has compiled a special workgroup whose first meeting is January 17, 2020.

ONA members and district leaders should expect an important survey within the coming months – please be on the lookout.


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Nominate a Nursing Team for the All Pro Nursing Award!

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Deadline for nominations are due by February 17th!

Submit Nominations by visiting: https://www.myamericannurse.com/all-pro-nursing-award/

Honor your nursing team by telling us what makes your team All-Pro.

Tell us in a 150-300-word essay or in a 1-2 minute video how your nursing team stands apart, by focusing on these key criteria:

  • How does your team measure the impact on outcomes?
  • What outcomes do your team hope to achieve in your practice of care?
  • What makes your team’s dynamic special?
  • What type of culture does your team cultivate and how does this culture add to your level of care?
  • What skills do you look for when recruiting new team members?
  • What skills do your team aim to foster, and what are the education tactics team leaders use to achieve these goals?

Our panel of judges (including Editor-in-Chief Lillee S. Gelinas) is looking for visual storytelling, so get creative and show us what makes your team All-Pro.

We’ll notify winners by March 2 and make contact for follow-up interviews. The winners will be publicly announced in the April 2020 issue of American Nurse Journal.

Submit Nominations by visiting: https://www.myamericannurse.com/all-pro-nursing-award/

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Ohio House Bill 144 Passed-Ending Nurse Mandatory Overtime!

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Thank you very much for all who were involved in the passing of HB 144 in the Ohio House to end Nurse mandatory overtime!

We couldn’t have done it without all of your tremendous support!

ONA also looks forward to your great commitment and support in 2020 of HB 144 passing in the Ohio Senate.

For more info at: Click here (log into or create your ONAConnect).

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Nurses Maintain #1 Spot in Gallup’s 2019: Most Honest and Ethical Professions Poll

Written by: on January 6, 2020 @ 4:34 pm

Nurses Continue to Rate Highest in Honesty, Ethics
Source: https://news.gallup.com/poll/274673/nurses-continue-rate-highest-honesty-ethics.aspx

Gallup Survey, Jan. 6 2020: https://news.gallup.com/poll/274673/nurses-continue-rate-highest-honesty-ethics.aspx


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Newsweek – Year of the Nurse and Midwife: Discounts for Healthcare Professionals Throughout 2020

Written by: on January 5, 2020 @ 8:46 pm

Find a list of discounts available exclusively for nurses throughout 2020! Including discounts at Happy Feet and Disney!


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Share Your Nursing Experience – YON 2020

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YON 2020 Day 3: Rebecca M. Patton, DNP, RN, CNOR, FAAN, shares her story.https://www.yon2020neo.com/share

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December 2019 GCNA District Meeting

Written by: on December 15, 2019 @ 9:18 am

Rebecca Patton, DNP, discussing what can be done about Workplace Violence, Bullying, and Incivility.
Rebecca Patton, DNP, discussing what can be done about Workplace Violence, Bullying, and Incivility.
Carol Roe, JD, MSN, RN taking the stage.
Guest Speaker, Khaliah Fisher-Grace, RN continues the discussion on Workplace Bullying.

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House Bill 144 Passes in House!

Written by: on December 14, 2019 @ 1:46 pm

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Written by: on December 3, 2019 @ 8:25 am

Today is #GivingTuesday, a day to consider contributing to your favorite cause.

This year, GCNA will help support:

The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cleveland: www.clevekids.org


Providence House Crisis Nursery: www.provhouse.org/donate-online

Checks will be accepted for both foundations at tonight’s district meeting.

Help support nursing leadership, advance innovation, drive health care change and keep patients safe by donating to the American Nurses Foundation.


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World Aids Day

Written by: on December 1, 2019 @ 11:28 am

Today is World Aids Day, as nurses, it’s great time to acknowledge our crucial role and impact in increasing awareness of HIV.

US Dept of Health and Human Services World Aids Awareness video

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Have a Happy Thanksgiving from GCNA

Written by: on November 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am

Have a laugh, create a memory and give thanks for what you have.

We wish you and those you love a Happy Thanksgiving.

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Nike Designs Shoe for Nurses

Written by: on November 24, 2019 @ 1:59 pm

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WHO Confirms 2020 as International Year of Nurse and Midwife

Written by: on November 22, 2019 @ 2:33 pm

Nursing Times

24 May, 2019 By Gemma Mitchell

The first ever international year of the nurse and midwife will be held in 2020, it has been confirmed, providing a “once in a generation opportunity” to showcase the professions.

Nations of the world will unite in celebration of the benefits that nursing and midwifery staff bring to the health of the global population and work to address staff shortages.

“These two health professions are invaluable to the health of people everywhere”

-Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

The dedication of next year to the cause was approved by leaders at the World health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, Switzerland on Friday.

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), said WHO was “proud” to nominate 2020 as the year of the nurse and midwife.

“These two health professions are invaluable to the health of people everywhere,” he said. “Without nurses and midwives, we will not achieve the sustainable development goals or universal health coverage.

“While WHO recognises their crucial role on a daily basis, 2020 will be dedicated to highlighting the enormous sacrifices and contributions of nurses and midwives, and to ensuring that we address the shortage of these vital professions,” he noted

The campaign will support the work the International Council of Nurses (ICN) is carrying out in partnership with WHO through their Nursing Now movement to raise the status and profile and nurses worldwide.

Annette Kennedy, president of the ICN, said: “The 20 million nurses around the world will be thrilled to see their profession recognised in this way.

“I would like to congratulate WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for his farsightedness and wisdom in seeing the benefit of highlighting the contribution of nurses to healthcare, and the WHA members for making his vision become a reality.”

She said the designation of 2020 was especially welcome as it coincided with the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, one of the founders of modern nursing.

“Florence Nightingale used her lamp to illuminate the places where nurses worked, and I hope the designation of 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife will provide us with a new, 20-20 vision of what nursing is in the modern era, and how nurses can light the way to universal health coverage and healthcare for all,” Ms Kennedy added.

“This is a once in a generation opportunity for governments to really show nurses and midwives how much they are valued”

Nigel Crisp

Lord Nigel Crisp, co-chair of the Nursing Now campaign, said: “The WHO has provided a unique opportunity both for countries to demonstrate how much they appreciate their nurses and midwives and to showcase what more nurses and midwives can achieve if given the support to do so.

“Investing in nursing and midwifery will make an enormous contribution to the rapid, cost-effective and high quality scaling up of universal health care,” he added.

“This is a once in a generation opportunity for governments to really show nurses and midwives how much they are valued, not by empty words, but by effective, decisive action to give us the human and physical resources needed to get the job done,” Lord Crisp said.

In addition, Nursing Now has launched the Nightingale Challenge 2020, which calls for every employer of nurses globally to provide leadership and development training for 20 young nurses and midwives next year. The hope is for 20,000 staff to benefit from this next year.

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Ohio Nurses Foundation Scholarships

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  • Accepted until January 15, 2020
  • Awarded at the Nurses Choice Awards and Scholarship Luncheon
  • April 2020, Columbus, OH
Ohio Nurses Foundation Scholarships 2020        
Hague Memorial Scholarship:
For a graduate nursing student who is an aspiring nurse leader.

Minority Scholarship:
For students who are pursuing their first nursing degree that leads to RN licensure; live in the state of Ohio and are of a minority race.
Hayward Memorial Scholarship:
For RNs preparing to teach nursing.

Traditional Nursing Student Scholarship:  For students who do not have breaks longer than 2 years in their formal education (from high school to college) and have not yet obtained a degree

RNs Majoring in Nursing:
For students that are already RNs who want to advance the profession of nursing in Ohio.

Students Returning to School for Nursing Scholarship:
For students who have been out of school more than 2 years and are not an RN.
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Upcoming Webinar November 19th

Written by: on November 17, 2019 @ 6:42 am

Upcoming Webinar November 19th – Four Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing Speak on Leadership in the Era of Climate Change

Join the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments’ and the Environment and Public Health Expert Panel of the American Academy of Nursing for a webinar Four Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing Speak on Leadership in the Era of Climate Change on November 19th 1-2 pm ET. In its 2018 policy brief, the American Academy of Nursing urged action to address climate change to reduce adverse effects on public health, making a series of recommendations that harness the full potential of nurses to minimize climate change consequences. On this webinar, four fellows from the Academy of Nursing will share their perspectives and provide examples of how nurses can lead on climate change and health. Register for the webinar




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November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

Written by: on November 15, 2019 @ 2:46 pm

In 1983, President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month.

At that time, the number of patient diagnosed with Alzheimer’s less than 2 million. Now, the number of folks diagnosed with the disease has grown to more than 5.4 million.

As caregivers, it is important for us to know the warning signs.

If you or someone you know is suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease, more information can be found at: https://www.alz.org/events/nadam

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Reminder: Next week is our MedWish Volunteer Date

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CLE’s weather forecast for next week looks wet and cold, so you might as well come volunteer indoors!

Thursday, November 21, 2019, from: 9:30 AM – noon

Location: MedWish International: 1625 E. 31st Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Weather: Next Week · 37–46°F Rain Showers

Registration required, please visit: https://medwish.volunteermatrix.com/?Q=MZ2T8

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November Celebrates

Written by: on November 14, 2019 @ 9:19 pm

November is National Family Caregivers Month and National Hospice Palliative Care Month.

A good time to give recognition to all of the hard workers who are caring for those who need it the most.

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Celebrating Nurse Practitioners Week

Written by: on November 13, 2019 @ 9:41 am

Happy NP’s week. November 10–16th.”This special week offers numerous opportunities to bring recognition to the NP role and increase awareness of the exceptional care that Nurse Practitioners provide.”

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Free ANA Webinar

Written by: on November 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

Attendance is FREE for both ANA members and non-members.

Caring for dying patients and their families – or dealing with the aftermath of a patient dying suddenly – can be one of the most difficult experiences during your early years as an RN.

Register by December 5, 2019, to receive FREE, ongoing access to this 

All-new, 90-minute on-demand webinar!

AND, if you register within the next week you will receive a free gift, a special e-book,

“Moral Distress and You.”

Click the button below to register:

A situation heavy with emotion as well as unique ethical and clinical practice requirements, caring for a dying patient can test even seasoned nurses.  This free, on-demand 90-minute webinar will help all early career RNs be better prepared to care for dying patients, the patient’s family and for themselves – regardless of work setting or specialty.

Topics to be covered in this all-new, 90-minute on-demand webinar include:

  • The journey from cure to palliation to EOL (end-of-life) care
  • When your patient is dying:  Physical and emotional changes that many dying patients exhibit and implications for nursing care
  • Applying ethical principles when providing end of life care
  • Caring for yourself and fellow health professionals
    • Effectively using team huddles to identify issues/stressors in real time
    • How to use your organization’s ethics committee and peer resources
    • How to maintain resiliency in the face of caring for those who are dying
    • Using debriefing and other tools to effectively cope with caring for patients at EOL
  • Key communication techniques and tools to more effectively care for your patient and their family 
  • Common contextual issues at EOL and how they impact the care you provide

Who should attend: Early Career RNs

Additional information: Due to unprecedented response, the live webinar is already filled, but register no later than December 5 to have free, ongoing 24/7 access to the recording the day after the live webinar. A link will be emailed to all registrants on December 6, so you can view this brand-new, 90-minute on-demand webinar at your convenience. Register by December 5, 2019, to receive FREE access to this on-demand webinar!Please join us for this valuable webinar!  Click here to register. This program is informational only; no contact hours will be awarded. Individual pre-registration is required. Questions or group attendance requests, please email: anamembershipwebinars@ana.org

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Happy Veteran’s Day

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We salute our veterans for their sacrifice and service for our freedom. Today and forever, we are grateful


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Follow us on Twitter!

Written by: on November 10, 2019 @ 12:33 pm

Do you remember when you joined Twitter? We do! We have been tweeting for 6 years! #MyTwitterAnniversary Follow us on Twitter! @GreatClevNurse

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Hats Off! Congratulations are in Order

Written by: on November 8, 2019 @ 4:12 pm

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GCNA December District Meeting

Written by: on November 7, 2019 @ 3:04 pm

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MedWish Opportunities

Written by: on October 14, 2019 @ 8:54 pm

Sign up here:
http:// https://medwish.volunteermatrix.com/?Q=MZ2T8


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Check out our Career Board

Written by: on October 9, 2019 @ 9:43 pm


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September 2019 GCNA District Meeting

Written by: on September 23, 2019 @ 8:23 pm

Carol Roe, JD, MSN, RN presented “Professional Influences and Legal Regulation of Nursing at the September 2019 GCNA District Meeting.
Colleen Sweeney, PhD; Rebecca Patton, DNP and Notre Dame College senior nursing students from Health Care Policy Class at the September GCNA District Meeting.
Rebecca Patton, DNP sharing some of her stories from her ANA days as president with the Notre Dame College students.

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June 2019 GCNA District Meeting

Written by: on June 18, 2019 @ 10:04 pm

We celebrated the BEST OF THE BEST at the June 2019 GNCA District Meeting. Thank you to everyone in attendance and congratulations to all of our honorees.

Greater Cleveland Nurses Association – June 2019 District Meeting, with 25+ members who were honored at the event.
Congratulations to the recipient of the 2019 Rosemarie Hogan Nursing Student Scholarship;
Kailey Thompson of Notre Dame Senior Nursing student, being honored by the GNCA President; Meghan Ramic.

Also honored, but not pictured: Jacob Kingzett of Cuyahoga Community College and Jordan Rosas of Notre Dame College.

Catogories: District Meeting, Member Events
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MedWish Volunteers Needed

Written by: on @ 8:32 pm

Here is a glimpse of the GNCA volunteers assisting MedWish International with their distribution of medical supplies!

If you would like to participate with the GCNA group at the next MedWish GCNA Volunteer Date on:
Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 9:30 AM until noon

  1. Go to https://medwish.volunteermatrix.com/?Q=MZ2T8
  2. Find the GCNA volunteer date and click sign up

For more info on Medwish Volunteering, please visit: https://www.medwish.org/give/volunteer-info/

Catogories: Volunteer Opportunity
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MedWish Volunteers Needed on: June 20, 2019

Written by: on May 20, 2019 @ 8:32 pm

Here is a glimpse of the GNCA volunteers assisting MedWish International with their distribution of medical supplies!

If you would like to participate with the GCNA group at the next MedWish GCNA Volunteer Date on:
Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 9:30 AM until noon

1. Go to https://medwish.volunteermatrix.com/?Q=MZ2T8
2. Find the GCNA volunteer date and click sign up

For more info on Medwish Volunteering, please visit: https://www.medwish.org/give/volunteer-info/


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Catogories: Member Events
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