Nancy Colobong-Smith Addresses Vaccine Hesitancy in ASN Interview



To overcome concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine among patients and staff, leaders must provide quality resources and education, and build trust about vaccine safety and efficacy, ANNA Director Nancy Colobong-Smith recently told Kidney News Online in

Nurse Staffing Critical in Quality of Care at Nursing Homes: GAPNA Past President Dr. Valerie Sabol Analyzes the Data



Reports consistently link higher staffing levels of registered nurses (RNs), as well as continuity in care from certified nursing assistants (CNAs), as critical to positive outcomes for nursing home patients. GAPNA Past President Dr. Valerie K.

ANNA Past President Glenda Payne Interviewed by Kidney News on COVID-19 Impact



The workforce of qualified nephrology nurses must be supported and increased, as well as fully prepared for future emergencies and pandemics, ANNA Past President Glenda Payne recently told Kidney News Online in

GAPNA Expert Writes About Rare Blood Cancers for National Campaign



GAPNA member Jill Brennan-Cook, DNP, RN-BC, CNE, was recently featured in a national campaign on rare diseases distributed through USA Today and published online by Mediaplanet. Dr.

SUNA President Featured in USA Today/Mediaplanet Health Care Supplement



Gina Powley, MSN, ANP-BC, president of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA), has written an article, "Don't Let Your Prostate Health Slip Under the Radar," published in a Mediaplanet supplement for the December 22 issue of USA Today.

SUNA Members, Chapters Honored with Awards



SUNA recognized many of its members and chapters with a variety of awards and scholarships during the uroLogic Conference in Orlando in September 2019. Congratulations to these deserving members and chapters on their outstanding achievements!

American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing Marks Highest Attended Conference in its History

AAACN Conference 2019


Reflecting the growth of health care delivery in outpatient settings, the recent American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) 44th Annual Conference in Palm Springs, CA, was the highest-attended national conference in the association’s history.