The Future of Nursing: The Work of the Action Coalitions

November 1, 2011

Category: Nursing News

Hear from members of Action Coalitions who are working around the country to implement recommendations from the Institute of Medicine’s report on the nursing profession.

Following the release of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) report “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health,” advocates across the country began working to implement the report’s recommendations. The recommendations constitute a blueprint for ensuring that all Americans get high-quality, cost-effective care when and where they need it.

The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action launched in November 2010 to help move the recommendations forward at national, state and local levels. These efforts are being coordinated through the Center to Champion Nursing in America, an initiative of AARP, the AARP Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Read More