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

US | Thu Jul 2, 2015 6:56pm EDT Related: U.S., Health Washington state reports first U.S. measles death in 12 years

By Anita qaffari.MD on 04 Jul, 2015 0 Replies

http://fox13now.com/2015/07/03/first-u-s-measles-death-in-12-years-reported-in-washington-state/

Distinction between nurses and midwives in maternal health?

By Lauren Williams on 03 Jul, 2015 3 Replies

Impressive advances are being made in developing countries that invest in maternal health by way of increasing the number of skilled and knowledgable midwives. For example, in Afghanistan which not long ago was cited as among the most dangerous places on…

UK nurse to be honoured for her role in tackling ebola crisis in sierra leone

By Elizabeth Glaser on 02 Jul, 2015 2 Replies

Lt Col Allison McCourt was Commanding Officer at the Kerry Town Treatment Unit in Sierra Leone for eight months. It has been announced that she will receive the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in recognition of her leadership. Cheers to Lt Col McCourt…

New community members

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syed muhammad adnan shah

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hospital; Hospital

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Pakistan

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Rjay Gilharry

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Union de Medicos Voluntarios par Mexico Rural

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Mexico

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Sviatoslav Redko

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УЗ "10-я городская поликлиника" г. Минска

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Belarus