The National Education Progression in Nursing Collaborative (NEPIN) has been awarded a $150,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to accelerate educational advancement for nurses across the United States. NEPIN’s diverse stakeholders have joined for the purpose of advancing nurses to higher degrees.
FOR EXPERIENCED RNs NEW TO ACADEMIC NURSING FACULTY ROLES
Announcing a 3-unit master’s level course to be offered by Samuel Merritt University Jan 8-Apr 20, 2018. Candidates must be employed by and teaching in an RN nursing program providing clinical instruction to nursing students while taking this course.
As a response to the IOM Future of Nursing Recommendation # 3 (“Create and fund transition-to-practice residency programs”), the California Action Coalition IOM Recommendation 3 Workgroup has prepared a compilation of definitions and evidence of best practices, which can be viewed at: https://healthimpact.org/publications/nurse-residency-programs-definitions-evidence-best-practices
The next phase of work will include a survey and a set of guidelines.