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Archive for November, 2019



Have a Happy Thanksgiving from GCNA

Have a laugh, create a memory and give thanks for what you have. We wish you and those you love a Happy Thanksgiving.

Nike Designs Shoe for Nurses

Visit the full story at: https://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/nike-designs-shoe-specifically-for-hardworking-nurses-doctors-and-medical-providers

WHO Confirms 2020 as International Year of Nurse and Midwife

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 […]

Ohio Nurses Foundation Scholarships

Accepted until January 15, 2020 Awarded at the Nurses Choice Awards and Scholarship Luncheon April 2020, Columbus, OH

Upcoming Webinar November 19th

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 […]

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

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. […]

Reminder: Next week is our MedWish Volunteer Date

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

November Celebrates

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.

Celebrating Nurse Practitioners Week

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.”

Free ANA Webinar

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! […]