Displaying items by tag: Partnerships

Donations of PPE provide safety, combat shortage for UAB hospital, clinics and police
Published in Coronavirus

PhD student on inaugural state committee

Published in Global Leadership

Chapter welcomes community partners UAB Hospital and Tuskegee University

School cited as AAMN Best School for Men for efforts in recruiting, retaining male students, faculty

Published in Diversity

Sixth redesignation marks 25 years of continuous service as a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center for International Nursing

UAB Nursing Partnership earns AACN's New Era for Academic Nursing Award

School builds on international focus through Global Health Task Force.
Published in Global Leadership

Cahaba Medical Care residency offers additional knowledge, experience

UAB School of Nursing, Birmingham-Southern College come together to expand nursing pipeline.
Research, education part of expanding partnership at sister WHO Collaborating Center
Published in Global Leadership
December 26, 2018

Partners in mental health care

Children’s and School of Nursing come together for mental health residency
The Nurse Family Partnership of Central Alabama, administered by the UAB School of Nursing, now provides mental health care services to clients to help families achieve emotional wellbeing.
The School’s PMHNP Specialty Track is helping meet a need for more mental health care providers.
Published in Innovative Programs
UAB School of Nursing joins, supports global campaign to advance role of nurses in health care.
Published in Global Leadership
Partnership with AirMed international prepares health care professionals through simulation, training
Community groups donate quilts for first-time mothers in Nurse-Family Partnership program
Project focuses on medically underserved areas and includes building and educating undergraduate students, practicing RNs in team-focused primary care
Election was based upon an exemplary career, educational and research contributions to practice across UAB and in other academic, clinical settings
Published in Global Leadership
Langner and White awarded for innovative ideas at InnoHack 2018
New Post-Baccalaureate Nurse Residency increases impact, scope of unique Veterans' initiative, joins three other Veterans' health care initiatives
School's students, faculty, staff donate time to prepare MedHope Africa for Ugandan mission
Published in Global Leadership
Topics include PTSD, borderline personality disorder, antipsychotic medications, insomnia
Poe, Polancich poster presentation shines spotlight on UAB Nursing Partnership at QSEN National Forum
Published in Global Leadership
UAB Nursing Partnership nationally recognized for nurse-managed HRSA Heart Failure Clinic success
Photojournalist turned U.S. Army nurse is shining example of School's commitment to providing quality health care for Veterans
Experiences abroad help Nieuwenhuys, Strawn succeed in School's accelerated master's curriculum
April 25, 2017

Advancing health globally

The UAB School of Nursing's leadership stretches throughout the nation and across the globe.
Published in Global Leadership
Associate professor serves as Nursing Discipline chair of international Children's Oncology Group
Published in Global Leadership
13th overall puts School among top five public Schools of Nursing in nation
Published in Global Leadership
Deputy director believes 'think globally, act locally' should be way of life for everyone at the UAB School of Nursing
Published in Global Leadership
School partners with One Roof for annual Point in Time homeless community census
Published in Innovative Programs
Jumped 11 spots from 2015 ranking, boasting nearly $2.2 million from NIH in 2016
January 20, 2017

It takes a village

Presentation on Jan. 31 will spotlight UAB School of Nursing's efforts to care for Jefferson County's most vulnerable medical populations
Expanded partnership with Aletheia House will provide increased access to medically underserved populations in Bessemer
Kunaviktikul reappointed as dean, Kaewthummanukul to serve as an associate dean of Chiang Mai University’s Faculty of Nursing
Long, bumpy road leads to success for Veteran in School's MSN Adult-Gero Primary Care NP specialty track
Published in Innovative Programs
Professor recognized for visionary leadership in protecting children's health
Published in Global Leadership
Crucial funding ensures the best and brightest nurses continue advanced nursing studies
Walker, Bakitas, Sipples to discuss methods for enhancing palliative care, oncology curricula at 2016 ICCN gathering in Hong Kong
Published in Global Leadership
Trip strengthen ties with Chiang Mai University, puts UAB faculty, doctoral education on global stage
Published in Global Leadership
PATH Clinic, Heart Failure Clinic, residents of rural Alabama areas will benefit from Federal agency's focus on improving health equality
Funding will help mentor, mentee continue research into various aspects of military nursing
Organization recognizes employers who support, value employment of U.S. service members
Made transition from resident in the School to VA co-director in less than three years
Strong relationships producing health care professionals who are well prepared to identify and care for veterans wherever they are
UAB School of Nursing colleagues mark special day with ceremony, reception
Sessions help increase knowledge base, student confidence
Published in Innovative Programs
Assistant professor serving as chair of statewide panel focusing on increasing the public's basic understanding of health information and services
Becomes first to occupy a new permanent nursing seat, will work to continue expanding the role of nurses
Published in Global Leadership
Potential nursing students offered career, college guidance through tailored freshman course
Published in Innovative Programs

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student will lead project to establish urgent care clinic in East Lake

Published in Global Leadership
March 3 event offering lineup of nationally, internationally known presenters with expertise in informatics, simulation and distance education
Published in Innovative Programs
The School of Nursing collaborates with Children’s of Alabama, both academically and clinically, to improve care and outcomes for the young people who receive care there
Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Combine with community partners for successful events in two medically underserved Birmingham-area suburbs
School one of 60 to receive funding support for ceremony
Published in Innovative Programs
Students showcase service learning projects at UAB Fall Expo
Published in Innovative Programs
Veterans come with unique backgrounds and needs, and it is imperative that nurses are adequately prepared to care for Veteran patients and their families
Hacettepe University is a distinguished, highly advanced, research-based institution in the heart of Ankara, Turkey, and much like UAB, it educates many of the country’s nursing leaders

Erin Gockle was a Peace Corps Fellow while earning her BSN and now is an MSN student in the School's Graduate Nursing Education Primary Care Scholars initiative
Published in Innovative Programs
Three nurse-managed clinics provide care for those with diabetes and heart failure, and Veterans with mental health needs
Recognized for demonstrating innovative, sustained relationship and for demonstrating positive, measurable outcomes
Their talk "Cognition and Vigilance in Shift-Working Nurses," is an offshoot of their collaborative research into staffing night shifts with workers who are genetically best suited to work during the overnight hours
Internationally renowned UAB School of Nursing dementia expert Dr. Rita Jablonski-Jaudon offers tips to make holidays enjoyable for both patients and families

Honored for her leadership and dedication to international nursing education and continuing efforts to raise intercultural understanding within the health-care field
Published in Global Leadership
School teams with local health systems for unique Breast Cancer Survivorship Rehabilitation Initiative
Published in Global Leadership
Holiday celebrations can be overwhelming for those with memory loss but dementia-care expert Rita Jablonski-Jaudon is presenting tips on creating dementia-friendly family holidays
Published in Global Leadership
Four faculty members and five alumni from the UAB School of Nursing named Academy Fellows
Published in Global Leadership
Dean Doreen Harper is a 2015 inductee into the Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame
Published in Global Leadership
September 16, 2015

PATH Clinic has new home

UAB School of Nursing’s PATH Clinic serves vulnerable populations with diabetes
B-Metro Nursing Excellence faculty and alumni award recipients honored for leadership, innovation and expertise
Published in Global Leadership
Provides pre-doctoral scholars with financial support and career development skills building in breast cancer survivorship
Award provides for the development of a culturally relevant intervention to help family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer in the rural south
Nurse Practitioner students learn eye exam skills through interprofessional partnership with UAB School of Optometry
The UAB School of Nursing is one of nine WHO Collaborating Centers in Nursing in the United States and one of 43 in the world.
UAB School of Nursing AMNP students say poverty simulations are an eye-opening experience that will improve patient care
Published in Innovative Programs
Since 2009, the UAB School has had a formal partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs through what is now called the VA Nursing Academic Partnership to help improve health care for Veterans and their families. Its success has led to the expansion of additional education, research and clinical practice initiatives, all aimed at bettering the lives of America's heroes.

Published in Global Leadership
Growth in students and research brings new senior faculty and new graduate program leaders, keys in fulfilling strategic priorities
Published in Global Leadership
Dean credits great team work by faculty, staff, students, alumni as key to significant rise, will continue momentum in serving Alabama and beyond
Published in Innovative Programs

Honored for bridging CNL education, practice; leadership through innovative collaboration with education, practice to improve patient care quality

Published in Global Leadership
Leadership Practices for Quality and Safety, for early and mid-career nurse leaders, enhances leadership practices for quality, safety improvement
Published in Innovative Programs
Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
First ANCC Nurse Executive/Nurse Executive Advanced Certification Exam Review held in UAB School of Nursing
Harper receives appointment to Department of Veterans Affairs' National Academic Affiliations Council
Published in Global Leadership
One faculty member and three alumni from the UAB School of Nursing honored at AAN Alumni and Friends Reception
Published in Global Leadership
Nominees cited for dedication, compassion and leadership include faculty, alumni and students
Published in Global Leadership

Jim Raper is proud to be a nurse practitioner and to have been the first nurse to direct a medical clinic at UAB. This, he said, has afforded him the opportunity to incorporate advanced practice nursing into every aspect of the 1917 Clinic.

Get to know Jim Raper a tenured Professor in the UAB School of Medicine, the only nurse with a primary appointment, and holds a secondary appointment in the School of Nursing.

Diabetes is an enormous problem in Alabama, but a UAB School of Nursing-managed post-discharge diabetes clinic is making the difference for hundreds of uninsured patients.
UAB Hospital Interim Chief Nursing Officer Terri Poe, who earned her BSN from the UAB School of Nursing in 1986 and her DNP from the School in 2013, has been named the hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Associate Vice President.
Published in Global Leadership
October 01, 2014

Leading transitional care

Imagine being discharged from the hospital knowing you suffer from heart failure, and you have no access to continuing outpatient care. What do you do when you’re in trouble—go to the emergency room, get readmitted, or worse, do nothing? It’s a recipe for a vicious cycle that could have disastrous outcomes.
October 01, 2014

Real-world preparation

To strengthen teamwork and communication among disciplines, the UAB Schools of Nursing, Medicine and Health Professions are collaborating to offer immersive interprofessional simulation training, allowing students from different disciplines to work together in high-stress medical simulations before they enter the workforce.  
Published in Innovative Programs
October 01, 2014

Life-saving research

Dr. June Cho dreams of giving preemies a better start. It is well known that testosterone is the primary hormone that increases bone and muscle mass as males grow. But could the very thing that strengthens boys during adolescence also be responsible for weakening them during infancy?
It has not taken Assistant Professor Deborah Walker, DNP, CRNP, AOCN, long to prepare her recently launched cancer resources smart phone app to go beyond Birmingham or cancer.
Using a four-year, $1 million gift from The Daniel Foundation of Alabama, the UAB School of Nursing is creating a far-reaching program designed to open up more health care access in medically underserved rural Alabama.
Published in Valuable Resources
September 30, 2014

New wounds, new approach

The UAB School of Nursing and Birmingham VA Medical Center are again expanding their 43-year-old partnership and the focus on Veterans' mental health needs.
September 30, 2014

Nursing without walls

Nursing without walls—delivering quality care to populations how, when and where they need, and caring for their unique needs without traditional encumbrances—has become the essence of nursing that is practiced, taught and studied at the UAB School of Nursing.
Ultimate goal is to improve global health
Published in Global Leadership
September 26, 2014

Jukkala receives research award

Barkley Award comes from UAB MHRC
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