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  • The Crisis and Opportunity We Face

    The Crisis and Opportunity We Face

    by Jon D. Barganier Twenty-something years ago, I was asked by legendary and Hall of Fame Public Health nurse, Ruth Harrell, to speak to a leadership group within ASNA about leadership. If memory serves me correctly, Ruth was the president …READ MORE
  • COVID-19 Emotional And Self-Care Support

    COVID-19 Emotional And Self-Care Support

    As you may know, 2020 continues to be a tumultuous year. The COVID-19 pandemic, social unrest, economic uncertainty, and natural disasters have impacted us all. However, there are those whose job requires them to be placed in the midst of …READ MORE
  • Lindsey Harris, DNP, FNP-BC Inducted as ASNA President

    Lindsey Harris, DNP, FNP-BC Inducted as ASNA President

    The Alabama State Nurses Association (ASNA) has inducted Lindsey Harris, DNP, FNP-BC to be the organization’s president, making her the first person of color to hold the position since ASNA formed 107 year ago. “This is truly an honor and …READ MORE
  • ASNA In Action: The Year of The Nurse

    ASNA In Action: The Year of The Nurse

    by John C. Ziegler MA. D. MIN, ASNA Executive Director Late last year, the American Nurses Association announced that its theme for 2020 would be; “2020 The Year of the Nurse.” Appropriately, 2020 also commemorated the 200th anniversary of Florence …READ MORE
  • ASNA COVID-19 Response Recap

    ASNA COVID-19 Response Recap

    The Alabama State Nurses Association and The American Nurses Association have been with you, our nurses, every step of the way during the COVID-19 crisis. Nurses put their patients first and ASNA/ANA put our nurses first! As someone rightly said, …READ MORE