Tag: nursing

First black nursing grad receives honorary degree

First black nursing grad receives honorary degree

| June 12, 2015

Esther McCready feted at Maryland graduation By Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer Small in stature and soft in voice, Esther McCready proved to be a giant in the fight for civil rights. And, on Friday, May 15, the 84-year-old pioneer’s life came full circle as she received an honorary […]

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Chi Eta Phi Sorority recognizes nurses for ‘Innovation, Quality, Caring’

Chi Eta Phi Sorority recognizes nurses for ‘Innovation, Quality, Caring’

| May 21, 2013

by Denise Jordan—Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc. wrapped up its National Nurse’s Week celebration on Saturday, May 11 with a tea honoring nurses in the large meeting room at the Pontiac Library. “We wanted to take this opportunity to recognize nurses in the areas of quality, innovation, and caring,” said Johnathan Liechty to the student nurses, novice and experienced nurses assembled for the tea. “We have many roles—from staff nurse to educator to nurse practitioner and nurse researcher—and serve all of them with passion for the profession and a strong commitment to patient safety.”

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Chi Eta Phi celebrates National Nurses Week May 6-12

Chi Eta Phi celebrates National Nurses Week May 6-12

| May 9, 2013

Every year, National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America’s 3.1 million registered nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. This year, the American Nurses Association (ANA) has selected “Delivering Quality and Innovation in Patient Care” as the theme for 2013.

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Thank a nurse

Thank a nurse

| April 28, 2013

By Denise Jordan | I want to recognize future nurses—undergraduate nursing students who are making a difference right now. I will start with a poster presentation and finish with the Black Barbershop Outreach.

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