Tag Archives: Health Policy

Final memories from South Korea

This post is written by guest writer and 2nd year MEPN, Lihini KeenawinnaImmersion group with faculty post visit to the OJO Skin Rehabili CenterClinical Lab and AcademyWe started the day visiting the Oh-Jung-Ok Skin Rehabili Center Clinical Lab and Academy. … Continue reading

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MEPNs learn how to influence media through Podcasts

On Monday afternoon, second year MEPNs in Dr. Kathy Marsh’s Health Policy class were discussing how nurses can impact the media to influence Health Policy. One of the class assignments is for students to produce a 3- 5 minute podcast … Continue reading

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Barack Obama talks about risks to American Health Care

The new White House administration has plans for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). As nurses, we need to know what is at risk for our patients. Past President, Mr. Barack Obama, has written a perspective for The New England Journal … Continue reading

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Health Policy Update: Academy calls for collective action to include social and behavioral determinants of health in EHR

The American Academy of Nursing has released a policy brief that endorses the capturing of social and behavioral determinants of health in the electronic health record. The policy brief identifies several recommendations for health care leaders to foster standardization and … Continue reading

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Health Policy Update: Gay Marriage

There is not much to say, except to put the eloquent words of the Supreme Court into print: Please read the following… No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, … Continue reading

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Health Policy Update: Obama Care

Health Policy Update: Obama Care I have been away on summer vacation and off the grid for a week … and what a week it was for Health Policy! We started with the Supreme Court upholding Obama-Care subsidies. Read more… … Continue reading

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