Navigation Links
GSA welcomes National Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence
Date:7/2/2012

ghout the Society membership, to help advance research, education, and practice in gerontology," said GSA Executive Director James Appleby, RPh, MPH.

The National HCGNE has three stated goals: to prepare new faculty to provide academic leadership in geriatric nursing for associate and higher degree nursing programs nationally to address the dynamic and changing needs of the older adults of the future; to enhance the geriatric expertise of current faculty at associate and higher degree nursing programs nationally; and to leverage funding to support current and new National HCGNE activities toward the first two goals and promote long-term sustainability.

John A. Hartford Foundation Senior Program Officer Rachael A. Watman noted that older Americans comprise the majority of patients in many health care settings, yet the preparation of the nursing workforce in geriatric care as in other disciplines lags.

"Without sufficient numbers of gerontological expert faculty in the classroom, nursing students will not graduate with the competence to care for older Americans," Watman said. "By addressing this issue through the National HCGNE, we can increase older patients' satisfaction, better manage their health conditions, and improve health outcomes."


'/>"/>

Contact: Todd Kluss
tkluss@geron.org
202-587-2839
The Gerontological Society of America
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Higher levels of public reimbursement positively influence national birth rates and reduce unmet needs in subfertile populations
2. Dr. Edmund Lipskis & Dr. Lynn Lipskis Will be Featured On New National Television Show Entitled: “Leading The Field” World Class Experts Share Their Tips & Advice
3. Mary Rieser of Narconon Georgia Speaks Out For United Nations International Day Against Drug Abuse
4. United Nations Adopts International Day of Happiness
5. Facebook Piano Contest Goes International and Viral
6. Narconon Louisiana Supports United Nations International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
7. International symposium on veterinary rehabilitation and physical therapy to be held in Vienna
8. CoreFitnessByJana Celebrates 4th Annual National Employee Wellness Month & Corporate Committment to Fitness
9. Wednesday Is National HIV Testing Day
10. Women & Infants to participate in national effort to increase breastfeeding rates
11. RMAX International to donate Recuper8 - a free, health - restoring program to Everyone in Uniform
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/9/2014)... a reputation for being highly toxic, but when used in ... found to offer potential health benefits in a range of ... new compound (AP39), designed and made at the University of ... delivery of very small amounts of the substance to the ... Exeter have already found that the compound protects mitochondria ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... liver is one of the most important organs in ... we utilize our food properly this is its ... from our organism this is its detoxification function. ... unhealthy food all damage the liver. The resulting diseased ... cirrhoses, and life-threatening liver failure. According to the German ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... labels handed out by pharmacists may be misread ... according to new research by the University of ... Blind)., The study, published recently in the ... prescription medications dispensed by pharmacies do not consistently ... simply following recommended guidelines for font size, use ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... , , , , , ... , , , , ... assault rifle and the microphone is 50m downrange from the firer and approximately 30cm from the bullet... , ... , , , , , ... , , , , , , ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... The occurrence of allergic diseases has risen dramatically in ... are less exposed to microorganisms and have fewer infections ... system. , A study by researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy, ... three to examine maturation of the immune system in ... in rural areas of the Vstra Gtaland Region, half ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rotten egg gas holds key to healthcare therapies 2Health News:Telemedicine for patients with chronic liver diseases 2Health News:Telemedicine for patients with chronic liver diseases 3Health News:Most prescription labels fail to meet guidelines, risking dosage errors 2Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 2Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 3Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 4Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 5Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 6Health News:Fit for the frontline? New study identifies the hearing requirements of British soldiers 7
... Many hospitals in India are opting for high-tech scanners ... comparatively costlier. These high-tech scanners are capable of capturing ... // ,In less than 15 months of ... Healthcare, three leading Indian hospitals have invested in the ...
... drug for breast cancer victims is denied by the NHS ... but the private medical insurers have saved their day by ... already made available this drug to almost 100 women, who ... has made the drug available in 30 such cases. ...
... biggest supermarket, TESCO, was in public glare for the wrong reasons, ... land and for not being party to a movement that promotes ... Agency got after Tesco, soon after the latter rejected the proposition ... made profits of over ?2 billion last year and a turnover ...
... in the forefront, monitoring the Herculean task of culling of ... of the dealers. // This is being done to ascertain ... in safe custody. 20 teams comprising of officials and animal ... civic officials. ,The teams will be checking the ...
... pledged to donate his body for the "advancement of ... Roy said that, "The chief minister has always been ... with which Bhattacharya signed his formal pledge on March ... Basu, Somnath Chatterjee, Anil Biswas and Biman Bose who ...
... Glasgow and discussing on the issue of how to ... programmes and rehabilitation// services. This is the fourth annual ... by day in UK. It was very disturbing when ... Neil Hunter, Glasgow Addiction Services Partnership, said that there ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Hospitals In India Opt For High-tech Scanners 2
(Date:1/14/2014)... 14, 2014  Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ) today ... quarter of 2013 on Monday, February 3, 2014. A press ... close of trading. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO ) ... the operating highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Brandeis Medical Center, led by Dr. Emmanuel Brandeis , offers ... tattoo removal experience with the advanced Astanza Duality laser and a ... cosmetic services with cutting edge medical technology and offering expert medical ... has seen a dramatic increase in the presence of tattoo ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... -- Acumed,s new SLIC Screw System - a jointed ... place and insert the screw accurately - offers surgeons ... repair or reconstruction as it holds the bones reduced ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140114/MN45636 ) The SLIC Screw is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 2Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 3Beverly Hills Physician Features Tattoo Removal with the Astanza Duality Laser, Offers $99 Special 2Acumed introduces the Scapho-Lunate Inter Carpal (SLIC) Screw System 2Acumed introduces the Scapho-Lunate Inter Carpal (SLIC) Screw System 3
... WIRE)--May 23, 2007 -,ProtoKinetix Inc. (OTCBB:PKTX) has just ... Inc. at the University of Finland.,These outstanding results ... demonstrate the vital importance of this,molecule in the ... series of tests using AAGP(TM) on human embryonic ...
... Therapeutics,(OTCBB:MIVT) (FWB:MIV), a leading developer of next ... for,Cardiovascular stents and other implantable medical devices, ... animal trial comparing its,proprietary polymer free Hydroxyapatite-coated ... be presented at,this weeks EuroPCR 2007 conference ...
Cached Medicine Technology:ProtoKinetix's AAGP Dramatically Increases Recovery Rate of,Cryopreserved Stem Cells 2MIV Therapeutics Announces Renowned Researcher to Detail Milestone,Pre-Clinical Results at Prominent International Conference EuroPCR,2007 2MIV Therapeutics Announces Renowned Researcher to Detail Milestone,Pre-Clinical Results at Prominent International Conference EuroPCR,2007 3MIV Therapeutics Announces Renowned Researcher to Detail Milestone,Pre-Clinical Results at Prominent International Conference EuroPCR,2007 4
Ballard trach care HMES and filters, tv1000, HME...
Ballard trach care HMES and filters, tv 1500, HME with built-in flex tube...
Indications For Usage: , ,Single patient use on anesthetized patients and respiratory care patients who require a breathing circuit. The product is intended to be replaced at least once every 24 hou...
Indications For Usage:, ,Single use on tracheostomy patients who can breathe spontaneously. The product is intended to be replaced at least once every 24 hours....
Medicine Products: