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News Roundup – July 15, 2014

July 15, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Union County College Awarded Robert Wood Johnson Grant (Suburban News) Union County College has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through its New Jersey Health …

News Roundup – July 8, 2014

July 8, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Grants fund college’s nursing scholarships (NJ Biz) Thomas Edison State College has received $700,000 in grants that will enable it to provide scholarships to about 50 nursing students over the …

News Roundup – July 1, 2014

July 1, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. New Era Begins for Long-Term Care in N.J. as Health Care Model Shifts (N.J. Spotlight) July 1 marks a key moment in the transformation of long-term care in New Jersey, …

News Roundup – June 24, 2014

June 24, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Foundation’s Vision Expands Into More Holistic Approach to Healthcare (NJ Spotlight) The nation’s largest health-focused foundation is touting a wider-ranging approach to public health, including initiatives to give people more …

News Roundup – June 17, 2014

June 17, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Becton, Dickinson & Co. donates $1 million to Fairleigh Dickinson University (The Record) Fairleigh Dickinson University has received $1 million from Franklin Lakes-based medical technology company Becton, Dickinson & Co. …

News Roundup – June 10, 2014

June 10, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. N.J. League for Nursing celebrates annual convention (Nurse.com) At the 2014 New Jersey League for Nursing convention in Atlantic City, approximately 800 nurses and nursing students networked, connected with exhibitors …

News Roundup – June 3, 2014

June 3, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Health Care’s Challenge: Cut Costs but Still Meet Demands of Aging Populace (NJ Spotlight) The focus in health care has shifted to finding ways to reduce costs while providing the …

Newsletter Issue 16: May 2014

May 22, 2014

In this issue: The Future Unfolds at NJNI’s Annual Meeting Ideas Worth Exploring: NJNI’s First Thought Leaders Summit| Journeys Continue for Two ICE Pilots Action Coalition Update: E-Newsletter Launches, and More Did You Know…? The Future Unfolds at NJNI’s Annual Meeting   Nursing scholars, mentors, educators, and other health care leaders took their seats at the Robert Wood …