American Nurse Today Wins Two ASHPE AwardWritten by American Nurse Today 4/10/2012 3:33:33 PM
American Nurse Today, the official journal of the American Nurses Association (ANA), today
announced that its June 2009 cover, Autism
Today, has been named “Best Cover”
by the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE).
In addition to the Gold Award for Best Cover (Photo), the
February 2009 issue of American Nurse
Today received a Silver Award for
Best Overall Use of Graphics.
ASHPE recognizes outstanding editorial and design excellence
and achievement in healthcare publications. The annual competition provides an
opportunity for editors to measure their efforts and publications against the
best the healthcare sector has to offer.
“Photos and other forms of art are essential to drive home
key points of an article,” said Pamela Cipriano, PhD, RN, FAAN, NEA-BC, Editor-in-Chief
of American Nurse Today. “We are
pleased ASHPE has chosen to recognize American
Nurse Today for its excellence in graphics.”
“We’re excited that ASHPE has identified the value of the content
published in American Nurse Today,”
added Rebecca M. Patton, MSN, RN, CNOR, of the American Nurses Association.
“This type of recognition illustrates the value of this membership benefit.”
Publisher for American Nurse Today,
said, “ASHPE’s recognition of excellence is a testament to our ongoing efforts
to provide the content nurses need to be successful in their practice — and
their lives. We are proud that for three straight years American Nurse Today has been recognized with very diverse
editorial awards from ASHPE.”
Today reaches 175,000 nurses including all
members of ANA. In addition to
keeping nurses abreast of ANA’s advocacy for the profession, American Nurse Today provides valuable,
peer-reviewed, evidence based clinical, practical and career information that
nurses can assimilate into their busy practices immediately.
HealthCom Media is a specialty publishing company located in
Doylestown, PA. The company also publishes other specialty journals including Menopause Management.
The American Nurses Association is the only full-service
professional organization representing the nation’s 3 million registered nurses
through its constituent member associations. The ANA advances the nursing
profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the
economic and general welfare of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive
and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying Congress and the regulatory
agencies on healthcare issues affecting nurses and the public.
Nurses Association Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development
is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANA is approved
by the California Board of Registered Nursing,
For more information, please contact Tyra London, Associate
Publisher, HealthCom Media at (215) 489-7000, ext.117, e-mail: email@example.com or Greg
Osborne, Group Publisher at ext. 101,
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