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NJNI Relocation Announcement

January 7, 2014

The new year will bring a new home for the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI), as well as two new faces on the staff. As of January 1, 2014, NJNI will be located at the Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey (HRET), an affiliate of the New Jersey …

Newsletter Issue 15: December 2013

December 16, 2013

In This Issue NJNI’s Future Takes Shape at National Advisory Committee Meeting NJNI Scholar Helps Address Social Isolation Among the Mentally Ill Alumni Update Collaborative Learning Community Gets Underway for 2013-2014 Did You Know..? NJNI’s Future Takes Shape at National Advisory Committee Meeting Attendees at the NJNI national advisory committee (NAC) meeting in …

Newsletter Issue 14: July 2013

August 12, 2013

In This Issue: New Leadership for NJNI A ‘Watershed Moment’ for the New Jersey Nursing Initiative Moving Words as Susan Bakewell-Sachs Moves On Treating Depression in Single Black Mothers Academic Resource Center of New Jersey Celebrates Its Accomplishments In Memoriam: Rich Hader Coming Soon: Alumni Update Did You Know…? New Leadership for NJNI The New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) welcomed …

New Jersey Nursing Initiative Names New Program Directors

June 11, 2013

  CONTACTS: Gretchen Wright, Jonathan Padget 202-371-1999 Christine Clayton 609-627-5937   Aline Holmes of N.J. Hospital Association, Susan Salmond of UMDNJ-School of Nursing to Lead Innovative Effort to Address State’s Nurse Faculty Shortage   Trenton, N.J.—The New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) today announced that Aline M. Holmes, MSN, RN, and Susan W. Salmond, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, will …

Newsletter Issue 13: April 2013

April 10, 2013

In This Issue: Accomplishments and Aspirations: NJNI Explores Innovations in Clinical Education Leader’s Column: NJNI 2.0 RWJF Scholar Tackles Childhood Obesity Catching Up With the CLC Did You Know…? Accomplishments and Aspirations: NJNI Explores Innovations in Clinical Education After a year of supporting four pilot projects devoted to innovations in clinical education (ICE), the New Jersey Nursing …

NJNI Pays Tribute To A Gifted Nurse Leader

March 28, 2013

  It is with deep sadness that the NJNI program office shares the news that Rich Hader, PhD, RN, FAAN passed away on March 25, 2013. We feel honored to have been able to work with Rich – a gifted nurse leader. Dr. Hader was a champion of NJNI and co-chair …

Newsletter Issue 12: December 2012

December 21, 2012

In This Issue Sharing Signs of Progress at the State House Leader’s Column: Business and Nursing -Proudly Working Together NJNI’s Annual Meeting: Leading the Way Toward a Lifetime of Quality Care Mastering the Classroom: New MSNs Talk About Teaching Did You Know…? Sharing Signs of Progress at the State House New Jersey legislators had praise and …

Program aims to curb hospital readmissions

December 17, 2012

NEWTON — It seems like such a simple idea — check on elderly patients who have left the hospital after a serious health issue — yet it appears Sussex County is the first government agency in the nation to start a partnership with a group of doctors and a hospital …

Three-year degree programs shorten the path to rewarding careers

December 7, 2012

Three-year bachelor’s degree programs are gaining popularity as many students look for ways to enter the workforce faster. Though these programs are common in Europe and Canada, condensed programs are now attracting greater interest in the United States as students and education providers realize the unique benefits. Read More

First NP-owned, managed healthcare provider joins Horizon network

November 26, 2012

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has announced an agreement with New Perspectives Health Care, LLC that will make the Sparta, N,J.-based provider the first nurse practitioner-owned and managed adult primary care provider within the Horizon BCBSNJ network. Read More