Nurses and midwives provide the backbone of health care delivery systems worldwide. Members of this community share experiences and exchange information in efforts to raise the standard of nursing care and training.

Community moderators

Inge Corless
MGH Institute of Health Professions School of Nursing
Sheila Davis
Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH; Partners In Health - PIH
Elizabeth Glaser
Brandeis University; Global Nursing Caucus
Maggie Sullivan
Boston Health Care for the Homeless; Global Nursing Caucus; Partners In Health - PIH; University of California San Francisco - UCSF

Recent discussion topics

New videos on newborn eye infections and drawing blood by Global Health Media Project

By deborah van dyke on 25 Feb 2015 1 Recommendation 1 Reply

Dear colleagues, Global Health Media Project has just released two more videos on newborn care. Taking a Venous Blood Sample shows three different ways to draw blood from a baby’s vein, a procedure needed when more than a few drops of blood are required…

Handwashing training materials

By Claudia Thomas Riche on 24 Feb 2015 2 Recommendations 9 Replies

Hello, We are planning to develop a manual on Handwashing so we can train our staff. I am not sure if this has been discussed; however, I am looking for any current materials anyone in this group currently has in his/her possession. If the material does…

Celebrating African American Nurses Featuring Senator Rosalyn R. Dance!

By Ralueke Ekezie on 23 Feb 2015 0 Replies

Join the Community of African American Nurses to celebrate History on 24th February 2015. The achievements of the AA Nurses will be highlighted at this online event, the present engagements and plans, as well as the preparation for the future. Theme:…

New community members

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Denis Gilbert UMUHIZI

Affiliated Organizations

Hospital

Work Locations

Rwanda

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Elizabeth Anne Jones

Affiliated Organizations

HRH Rwanda

Work Locations

Rwanda

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Afonso Fumo

Affiliated Organizations

Universidade Catolica de Mocambique; Universidade Católica de Moçambique

Work Locations

Mozambique