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

Christina Congdon
Columbia University Medical Center
NYU Langone Medical Center
Partners in Health
Inge Corless
MGH Institute of Health Professions School of Nursing
Monique Germain
Faculte Des Sciences Infirmieres de Universite Episcopale d'Haiti/Governing Board member and Visiting Faculty
Haiti Nursing Foundation-HNF/Board Member
Milka Ogayo
Ministry of Health, Kenya
Maggie Sullivan
Boston Health Care for the Homeless
Global Nursing Caucus
Partners In Health - PIH
University of California San Francisco - UCSF

Recent community activity

Domiciliary Nursing at Mbarara University of Science and Technology- Uganda

Emmanuel Byaruhanga replied

Thanks for the courage. I am happy to share with you more on the link below read more

Updated: 23 Mar, 2017
Replies: 2

The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era - @ Harvard Medical School

Dr Shanta Ghatak replied

High Quality healthsystems in SDG era is definitely relevant and interesting . Right now I am training doctors and nurses in Family planning including LA infiltrations for conducting permanent FP procedures . But what I find harmful is exceptional stress on reporting "good quality".....when challenges are just so many ! ... read more

Updated: 14 Mar, 2017
Reply: 1

New teaching films: danger signs, referral, routine assessment of small babies

deborah van dyke replied

Thanks Milka, We'll be posting the scripts for the videos in the near future. They'll be located on the download page along with the videos. best, Deb read more

Updated: 09 Mar, 2017
Replies: 2

Engaging patients, health care workers and patient's family in fight against Hospital Acqiured Infections


This is wonderful! So often, when I was working in the US, I would see the families of patients who were on strict isolation, in the rooms visiting without cap, mask, gloves, gown, etc. Now that many of the resistant pathogens have been transferred to the community, this is an ... read more

Updated: 09 Mar, 2017
Reply: 1

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Adam Asghar

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KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health

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avaya duggu

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Piramal Swasthya

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