The American Nurses Association (ANA) has designated 2017 as the Year of the Healthy Nurse. Each month focuses on a different wellness and safety topics with various organizational partners. April's topic is combating stress. Click here for more information on the ANA website, Christine Wilson, MSN,
You may be an expert Nursing Professional Development (NPD) Practitioner. Or you may be brand new to the professional development role. Allow me to ask you both the same questions: “Do you have a mentor?” And, “Are you mentoring others?”
I distinctly remember my first mentor, Laura (Gasparais) Vonf
I remember standing in the kitchen of my childhood home, approximately fifteen years old and full of angst, telling my father that I wanted to be a nurse and that I had plans to attend graduate school too. Let’s just say I was a bit of a nerd. I reflected on this
ANPD is thrilled to announce our support of The DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Foundation™. Both organizations share a strong desire to promote excellence in nursing through this relationship, which will also benefit the missions of both The DAISY Foundation and the membership of ANPD.
As part of the release of the 2016 Nursing Professional Development (NPD) Scope and Standards, 3rd edition, ANPD introduced the revised Nursing Professional Development Practice model - a systems model designed to meet the unique needs of the NPD practitioner as outside factors continue to broaden t