Have you read the landmark report The Future of Nursing Leading Change, Advancing Health?
The four key messages are:
- Nurses should practice to the full extent of their education and training.
- Nurses should achieve higher levels of education and training through an improved education system that promotes seamless academic progression.
- Nurses should be full partners, with physicians and other health care professionals, in redesigning health care in the United States.
- Effective workforce planning and policy making require better data collection and an improved information infrastructure.
Every state has an action coalition so please try to get involved!!