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  • Nurses Code of Ethics is Antithetical to Racism, Brutality and Senseless Violence

    Nurses Code of Ethics is Antithetical to Racism, Brutality and Senseless Violence

    ASNA President, Sarah Wilkinson-Buchmann Concurs with ANA President, Ernest Grant’s Statement that the Nurses Code of Ethics is Antithetical to Racism, Brutality and Senseless Violence Statement by Sarah Wilkinson-Buchmann, DNP, RN, President of the Alabama State Nurses Association: As President …READ MORE
  • ASNA COVID-19 Response to AL Legislators

    ASNA COVID-19 Response to AL Legislators

    The Alabama State Nurses Association is continuing our response to the COVID-19 pandemic by sending signed letters to every Alabama legislator to fight for the rights of Alabama nurses. In part, the ASNA president is saying the following to Alabama …READ MORE
  • ANA Launches Coronavirus Response Fund for Nurses

    ANA Launches Coronavirus Response Fund for Nurses

    April 1, 2020 Today, the American Nurses Foundation (the Foundation), the philanthropic arm of the American Nurses Association (ANA), announces the launch of the Coronavirus Response Fund for Nurses. Johnson & Johnson and the TYLENOL brand made a $1.5M commitment to the launch …READ MORE
  • ASNA Position Statement: Full Practice Authority for APRNs

    ASNA Position Statement: Full Practice Authority for APRNs

    March 26, 2020 For many years, The Alabama State Nurses Association has advocated for the removal of barriers and restrictions placed on advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) in our state. The COVID-19 crisis has reinforced the previous arguments that APRNs …READ MORE
  • Miles Apart Yet Close to Heart: Long Distance Caregiving

    Miles Apart Yet Close to Heart: Long Distance Caregiving

    by Dr.Terry Ann Sturm, DNP, GNP-C, CRNP & Dr. Joyce Varner, DNP, GNP-BC, AGPCNP-C, GCNS Key Words: Informal caregivers, long-distance caregivers, distance care giving, care giving costs, aging parents, frail older person, burden of care There are no conflicts of …READ MORE