Archive for September 2014

News Roundup – September 30, 2014

September 30, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. QualCare launching enhanced health management plan for its employers (NJ Biz) QualCare, which administers health plans for employers across the state, is offering the members of those plans an enhanced … More

News Roundup – September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. The Affordable Care Act turns 1: How N.J.’s medical landscape is changing (Inside Jersey) New Jersey medical practices are gaining new patients and serving new populations with the expansion … More

Newsletter Issue 17: September 2014

September 22, 2014

In this Issue: Curriculum Changes Emerge as a New Priority for NJNI Deans and CNOs: Together by Design Four N.J. Nursing Scholars Complete Advanced Degree Programs A New Year for the Collaborative Learning Community Alumni and Scholars Update Did You Know…? Curriculum Changes Emerge as a New Priority for NJNI Over the past year since they were appointed … More

News Roundup – September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. ‘Silver Tsunami’ of Older Residents Shapes Debate on Long-Term Care Policy (NJ Spotlight) The “silver tsunami” of older New Jersey residents who need long-term support and services is spurring the … More

News Roundup – September 9, 2014

September 9, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. In Face of National Declines Nurses Unions Look to Expand in South Jersey (NJ Spotlight) As the number of hospitals shrinks, the number of nurses who belong to a union … More

News Roundup – September 2, 2014

September 2, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Diocese of Camden puts nursing homes up for sale (South Jersey Times) The Diocese of Camden is looking for a buyer for all three of its nursing homes, as Bishop … More