Online Program

Public health nursing workforce issues

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This session explores workforce development issues at the national and international level. Nursing faculty in the U.S. partnered with a NGO and Kenyan project team to help Kenyan faculty learn to use new clinical lab equipment and different pedagogic approaches in their skills lab to help improve nursing education in public health and acute care settings. Additional findings will inform recruitment and retention practices in remote settings among vulnerable populations
Session Objectives: Identifies issues related to the public health nursing workforce that have been identified as a national research priority.
Rosa D. Darling, PhD, RNC-NIC

Public health nurses' self-reported practice competency   
Rosemary V. Chaudry, RN, PhD, MPH, Barbara Polivka, PhD and D. J. Sam Chapman, MPH, RN
Benefiting from technical assistance at global and local levels to improve the nursing workforce   
Sonda Oppewal, PhD, RN, APHN-BC and Darlene Baker, MSN, RN
Preparing public health nurses for population-focused practice   
Jeanne B. Hewitt, PhD RN, Deborah Pasha James, BS (nursing), PhD dissertator, Ann Backus, MS and Luis Delgado

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Health Administration

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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