Episode 52: November 13, 2019 - Nursing Now USA – Highlighting the Impact of Nurses on Patients, Families and Communities
“Nursing Now USA is aimed at improving health and health care by highlighting the impact of nurses on patients, families and communities at all levels and worldwide.” (ANA, 2019 News Release.) Listen as guest Cheryl Peterson highlights this important campaign and discusses the impact of nurses.
Cheryl A. Peterson, MSN, RN
Vice President, Nursing Programs, American Nurses Association
Cheryl Peterson, MSN, RN, is the Vice President of the Nursing Programs Department at the American Nurses Association. In this role, she is responsible for guiding ANA’s Department of Nursing Practice and Work Environment, the Center for Ethics and Human Rights, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Minority Fellowship Program. Since coming to ANA in 1990, Ms. Peterson has developed significant expertise in the application of policy and strategic advocacy efforts, in order to effectively address issues within the field of nursing. Through her work, Ms. Peterson advances the Association’s vision of a healthier world through the power of nursing
Host: Dawn Berndt, DNP, RN, CRNI® – INS Clinical Education & Publications Manager
Guest: Cheryl Peterson, MSN, RN - Director, Nursing Practice & Policy at American Nurses Association
“In April 2019, the national arm of global campaign Nursing Now was launched to improve health and health care by highlighting the impact of nurses on patients, families and communities at all levels and worldwide. Nursing Now USA will address key issues in the nursing profession such as workplace violence, pay equity, staffing shortages and barriers to practice.” (ANA, 2019 News Release). Learn more about Nursing Now USA with guest Cheryl Peterson, MSN, RN - Director, Nursing Practice & Policy at American Nurses Association.
• ANA News Release: https://www.nursingworld.org/n...
• Nursing Now USA information: https://www.nursingnow.org/joi...
• University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing - https://nursing.unc.edu/
• University of Washington School of Nursing - https://nursing.uw.edu/
• American Nurses Association - https://www.nursingworld.org/