National Disaster Nursing Leadership Meeting: Planning to Launch a New Organization

With U.S. numbers exceeding 3.1 million, registered nurses comprise the largest group of professionals in the healthcare workforce (Henry J. Kaiser Website, 2017, NACNEP (2009)). Research indicates that the nursing workforce is inadequately prepared to respond to major disasters (NACNEP (2009), Baack and Alfred (2013)). To begin addressing this capability shortfall, the Veterans Emergency Management … Continue reading National Disaster Nursing Leadership Meeting: Planning to Launch a New Organization