2017: Awarded Immanuel Vision Foundation grant to implement a pilot program on Nurse Residencies for long-term care. To begin Sept. 1 for urban/rural facilities using the IA Online Nurse Residency Program.
2016: Nurse Residency Information for novice nurses courtesy of Candy Rutledge MSN, RN – Nurse Residency Coordinator at Nebraska Methodist Health Systems.
November 24, 2015: Invitation to join the Practice Team and act as a liaison for professional nursing organizations across the state to better advance the profession!
Murlene Osburn NP in mental healthcare on her ranch near Wood Lake, NE. See the New York Times article from May 25, 2015 titled Doctoring, Without the Doctor.
Congratulations Nebraska Nurse Practitioners (NNP)! Nebraska becomes the 20th state to modernize practice for NPs. Second attempt a success! The NAC is proud to have collaborated with NNP, providing resources over the past three years in the quest for full practice authority.