The American Nurses Association (ANA) is in the ninth month of ANA's Year of the Healthy Nurse. The themes this month are work-life balance and recovery. No matter the challenges we face every day, ANA encourages all nurses to find and achieve fulfillment in their professional and personal lives.
Over the past two years, I have had the opportunity and the challenge of serving as editor of the 5th edition of the Core Curriculum for Nursing Professional Development, which was just released in July, 2017, at the ANPD Annual Convention. Retrospectively, I am amazed at how well our NPD Scope and
Susan L. Bindon, DNP, RN-BC, CNE and Kari L. Schmidt, MS, RN-BC, ACC are the co-editors of the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development.
As Co-Editors of the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development we are honored to partner with ANPD leadership and members, the Wolters Kluwer publishin
Dennis Doherty, MSN, RN-BC is a Professional Development Specialist at Boston Children's Hospital in Boston, MA.
This year the NPD Specialists at Boston Children's Hospital want to do something different to recognize our nursing staff. Over the last year I formed a collaborative relationship with t
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