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Charting Nursing's Future
Charting Nursing's Future policy briefs focus on nurses and nursing, with the most recent issues in the series addressing recommendations from the Institute of Medicine's landmark Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health report.
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On the RWJF Human Capital Blog
RWJF Health & Society Scholar Jooyoung Lee advocates home-based mental health care for gunshot victims to recover from the lingering effects of their injuries.
On the RWJF Human Capital Blog
Americans’ life expectancy is increasing more quickly than official government forecasts, RWJF Health & Society Scholar Samir Soneji finds.
September 1, 2013 | Report
Oral health innovations seeking to increase access to preventive oral health care in non-dental settings are the focus of this report
September 1, 2013 | Issue Brief
Issue 21 of the Charting Nursing's Future series explores why nurses should advance their education and the strategies that make this feasible.
April 1, 2013 | Journal Article
Lack of evidence and difficulty replicating results make it hard—for now—to make the business case for investing in nursing care.
Positive Work Environments of Early-Career Registered Nurses and the Correlation with Physician Verbal Abuse
March 13, 2013 | Journal Article
As part of RWJF’s RN Work Project, this study accesses physician verbal abuse among newly licensed registered nurses (NLRNs). The study finds that high levels of physician verbal abuse are closely associated with more negative work environments.
June 1, 2007 | Journal Article
Lessons from Social-Cognitive Psychology
October 1, 2007 | Journal Article
This paper is aimed at junior clinical researchers and addresses time management issues associated with balancing the competing demands of academic medicine. The authors identify a number of strategies, including: figuring out which goals are the mo ...
August 1, 2006 | Journal Article
Most physicians and hospitals are paid the same regardless of the quality of the health care they provide, but increasing numbers of health programs link payment to physician and hospital performance as an incentive to improve the quality of care. T ...
January 1, 2008 | Journal Article
Medical blogs are growing in popularity and are relatively unmonitored. This study identified 271 medical blogs (defined as written by either physicians or nurses) and analyzed them by coding 16 characteristics of the content.
June 20, 2007 | Journal Article
The program has gained a reputation for giving young physicians the time and resources to diverge from traditional careers in medicine and focus on innovative research projects that combine clinical interests with health policy.
August 1, 2007 | Issue Brief
This issue brief, drawing on the experience of the Baltimore Alliance for Careers in Healthcare, illustrates how one such career ladder system could work, as well as some important considerations when designing and implementing such a system. The al ...