McGuinness leaves lasting impact on health access and education

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$1.7 million grant providing oral hygiene training for nursing home staff to improve care for patients with cognitive issues
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Recognized for outstanding contributions to palliative care
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Faculty contribute to Child Abuse Quick Reference field guide for health care providers
School's students, faculty, staff donate time to prepare MedHope Africa for Ugandan mission
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September 22, 2017

Impacting dementia care

Jablonski among 23 nominated for "Health Care Professional of the Year" Award
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As one of 163 worldwide, Hallman recognized for substantial contributions to emergency nursing
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White impacting outcomes for ostomy patients with online post-operative visits
American Association of Nurse Practitioners names Talley state award winner
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UAB Nursing Partnership nationally recognized for nurse-managed HRSA Heart Failure Clinic success
World renowned expert on aging hosts Dementia Boot Camp with help from undergraduate students
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One of six health care professionals given Lane W. Adams Quality of Life Award
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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
UAB School of Nursing assistant professor receives Distinguished Service Alumni Award for 2016
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PATH Clinic, Heart Failure Clinic, residents of rural Alabama areas will benefit from Federal agency's focus on improving health equality
Recognizes faculty members who has demonstrated 'extraordinary promise' within first five years of academic career
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First School of Nursing student to serve as triage tech Hannah Wood having a positive impact in critical assessment role
Role of mentors, coaches as part of the process is focus of $30,000 grant
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
Also serving in two leadership roles within the organization
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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
Internationally renowned UAB School of Nursing dementia expert Dr. Rita Jablonski-Jaudon offers tips to make holidays enjoyable for both patients and families

Internationally known as an innovative pioneer, leader and scientist for high-impact research in pain management and palliative care
B-Metro Nursing Excellence faculty and alumni award recipients honored for leadership, innovation and expertise
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Both professors were selected for influencing the Women's Health Nurse Practitioner specialization for the better
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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.

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Growth in students and research brings new senior faculty and new graduate program leaders, keys in fulfilling strategic priorities
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Honored for bridging CNL education, practice; leadership through innovative collaboration with education, practice to improve patient care quality

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Grant helps The Foundry support Oasis Produce Pantry Food Truck, bring nursing students to teach nutrition in low-income Birmingham suburb
Somerall honored for advocacy of nurse practitioner prescriptive authority for scheduled medications, service to NPAA and state medical board
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Deborah Trautman meets with UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center representatives to learn more about VA Nursing Academic Partnership
Nominees cited for dedication, compassion and leadership include faculty, alumni and students
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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.

Bakitas honored for dedication to teaching advanced practice nurses
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UAB School of Nursing faculty provide leadership in clinical practice for those living with osteoporosis
The UAB School of Nursing partners at the critical juncture to improve access and quality health care for communities

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