The NPD Leadership Academy is a 12-month mentored program based on the content of Leadership in Nursing Professional Development: An Organizational and System Focus (Smith & Harper, 2016). The purpose of the Academy is to prepare NPD practitioners to assume leadership of a NPD department in a variet
Deborah Jenkins, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K works in Nursing Education at Excela Health in Greensburg, PA.
Although it is difficult to imagine, I think that each ANPD Annual Convention exceeds the previous one, and that holds true for the one recently held in Lake Buena Vista! From the pre-convention works
International Women's DayThursday, March 8, 2018
Happy International Women's Day! Today we recognize the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women—today is about inspiration and change.This year's theme is #PressforProgress. Click here to learn more about the day and theme.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) 2017 Year of the Healthy Nurse features monthly best practices for wellness and nurses' health. During the month of October, ANA will focus on and provide resources for Workplace Violence, Moral Resilience, Immunizations and Infection Control. Please read the me
Happy National Nurses Week! As many NPD practitioners get ready to celebrate various Nurses Week activities at their organizations, it’s important to acknowledge the history of National Nurses Week.
According to the American Nurses Association (ANA)’s website, National Nurses week begins each yea