Navigation Links
Pennsylvania Partnerships Address Statewide Nursing Shortage
Date:9/15/2010

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continual effort to alleviate the nationwide nursing shortage, the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future is hosting the Promise of Nursing for Pennsylvania gala to raise funds and provide scholarships to help ease the nursing shortage in Pennsylvania. All proceeds from the event, which is being held in Philadelphia on Thursday, September 16, will support regional nursing school grants, faculty fellowships and student scholarships.

Pennsylvania nurses and healthcare professionals will be in attendance at the Downtown Philadelphia Marriott beginning at 6 p.m. As the third Promise of Nursing for Pennsylvania gala, this year's proceeds will contribute to more than $1.2 million raised since the first Pennsylvania gala in 2007.

"Through collaborative efforts like the Promise of Nursing gala, we are able to improve the state of the profession by providing resources and educational support that our nurses need," says Jack Lynch, president and CEO of Main Line Health. "By caring for the needs of today's nursing workforce, we also ensure that the outlook for the profession shows promise for our present and future generations of nurses."

Current predictions by the Health Resources Service Administration indicate that Pennsylvania is expected to experience a 41 percent vacancy rate for nursing positions by 2020. More than 54,000 nursing professionals will be needed to close this gap and effectively meet the healthcare needs of the Pennsylvania population. The shortage predicted for Pennsylvania corresponds with national projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics that estimate more than one million new and replacement nurses will be needed to meet U.S. population demands by 2016.

"The Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future is committed to supporting the growth and retention of our nursing workforce at both regional and national levels," says An
'/>"/>

SOURCE Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Regado Biosciences to Present at the Ninth Annual Joint Symposium of BioNJ and Pennsylvania Bio on November 16, 2009
2. BPG Properties, Ltd. Announces 2750 Morris Road in Lansdale, Pennsylvania is for Sale
3. Cord Blood America Announces Preferred Pricing for Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania Members
4. Fujirebio Diagnostics Named One of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania
5. [video] Ronald Andrews, CEO of Clarient, Inc. Discusses Agreement With University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine on WallSt.nets 3-Minute Press Show
6. University of Pennsylvania scientists move optical computing closer to reality
7. Global Trends Drive Opportunities for Tailored Offerings, Market Partnerships and Sustainable Growth
8. ClearTrial Unveils New Product Release at Partnerships in Clinical Trials Conference 2010
9. Scotland Launches Chemicals Industry Partnerships To Propel $13 Billion Sector
10. Akaza Research to Present OpenClinica Electronic Data Capture Software at Partnerships in Clinical Trials 2010
11. Leaders in Biopharma and Molecular Diagnostics to Discuss Key Issues and Opportunities in Forming Partnerships at 2010 Personalized Medicine Partnerships Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 ... targeting Swiss biotechnology company, Syngenta, are in the process ... pretrial proceedings. The consolidated case is In Re: Syngenta ... the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas. ... (MDL) has been handed over to U.S. District Judge ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 23, 2014 ... is designed to introduce cutting edge communication ... and partners of platform upgrades. This webinar ... empowering users in their quest to leverage ... , According to SoundConnect’s Marketing Manager, Seanna ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... New York (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 According ... the Long Island Affiliate of ITRA Global, the national office ... but steady recovery. This is evidenced by the third ... strong stock market. Low energy costs have held inflation ... The only negative is the housing market remaining soft. , ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 Nashville Fertility Center announced that ... for the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), a ... in reproductive medicine. In his new role as ... executive board and will have a voice in furthering ... actively supported ASRM since 1984 when he joined while ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Carey Danis & Lowe Reports on Syngenta GMO Corn Transfer Order 2SoundConnect Launches Leading Edge Business Communications Webinar Series 2SoundConnect Launches Leading Edge Business Communications Webinar Series 3ITRA Global Reports Long Island Is Out of Sync With The National Office Market 2ITRA Global Reports Long Island Is Out of Sync With The National Office Market 3Nashville Fertility Center Announces Dr. George A. Hill Selected to Serve as ASRM Treasurer for 2014-15 2Nashville Fertility Center Announces Dr. George A. Hill Selected to Serve as ASRM Treasurer for 2014-15 3
... CA, January 29, 2009 Senomyx, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... quarter and fiscal year ending December 31, 2008 on Thursday, ... markets. The Company will also host a conference call ... a.m. Pacific Time) that same day. During the call, ...
... ST. LOUIS, Jan. 29 Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: ... has signed a distribution agreement with CPC,Scientific, ... peptide synthesis, GMP,peptides and peptide APIs for ... of the agreement, CPC Scientific will offer ...
... Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD ) will announce ... the regular close of markets on Thursday, February 5, ... live conference call and webcast that afternoon at 5 ... conference call at 5 p.m. EST by dialing 877-675-4756 ...
Cached Biology Technology:SENOMYX, INC. fourth quarter AND FISCAL YEAR-END 2008 Earnings conference call scheduled for February 12, 2009 2Sigma-Aldrich Signs Agreement With CPC Scientific for the Distribution of PEPscreen(R) Custom Peptide Libraries 2Sigma-Aldrich Signs Agreement With CPC Scientific for the Distribution of PEPscreen(R) Custom Peptide Libraries 3Amicus Therapeutics Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Financial Results Release Date 2
(Date:12/17/2014)... 2014  Automation is fundamentally transforming the travel ... at international borders. Over the past decade, ePassports, ... veteran travelers to self process through border control ... at an increasing number of airports, seaports, and ... According to Maxine Most , Principal at ...
(Date:12/11/2014)... , Dec. 09, 2014 Research and ... ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9ql3kr/biometrics_market ) has ... in India 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... this market is the adoption of multimodal biometric ... characteristic of an individual for verification and identification ...
(Date:12/10/2014)... You,ve been here before: you desperately need to sign into ... key or the answer to your secret question. What,s your ... Today, Hoyos Labs , a digital infrastructure security ... an end to the frustration that comes with usernames, passwords ... a user,s smartphone to acquire his or her biometrics to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide 2Biometrics Market in India 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, NEC, Safran and Suprema 2The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 2The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 3
... 2012 Researchers at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) ... to a less costly, less invasive and more accurate way ... a major complication of diabetes, high blood pressure and a ... by a progressive deterioration of the kidney,s ability to filter ...
... Biological Chemistry "Paper of the Week" by Wai Mun ... Center and the University of Minnesota reveals new insights into ... tumefaciens , the pathogen responsible for crown gall disease, a ... beets. The bacterium is parasitic: It infects ...
... you,re a male born to a father who,s a strong and enduring ... become a leader yourself, due to the wide range of social advantages ... old man isn,t a leader, other men in your community are more ... on you and showing you the ropes. Sound like ...
Cached Biology News:TGen method isolates biospecimens for treatment of kidney disease 2The old primates' club: Even male monkeys ride their fathers' coattails to success 2The old primates' club: Even male monkeys ride their fathers' coattails to success 3The old primates' club: Even male monkeys ride their fathers' coattails to success 4The old primates' club: Even male monkeys ride their fathers' coattails to success 5
...
Full-length cDNA clone CS0DJ013YG01 of T cells (Jurkat cell line) of Homo sapiens (human). [Source:Uniprot/SPTREMBL;Acc:Q86SZ3] Antigen: Recombinant Protein Epitope Signature Tag (PrEST)....
...
All-in-one mix, removes primers and dNTPs from PCR product for following direct sequencing...
Biology Products: