ANA on the Frontline

August 2017 Vol. 12 No. 8

Volunteering has positive impact on nurses’ well-being

By Susan Trossman, RN

It’s been said that it’s better to give than to receive. While it may be difficult to say that one truly edges out the other, research shows there are health benefits associated with altruism.

Nurses also . . .

June 2017 Vol. 12 No. 6

Focusing on a culture of safety
A culture of safety is what nurses want and strive for in their practice every day. It’s about being able to provide health care for our patients and our communities that is safe, ethical, and of the highest quality possible. It also means . . .

May 2017 Vol. 12 No. 5

Author: Karen Gabel Speroni, PhD, RN, BSN, MHSA

Hitting a milestone of 50 years or older can spark renewed attention to personal health goals, along with the recognition that there’s much more to a healthy lifestyle than diet and exercise. What is (or is not) consumed, along with activity (or lack thereof) and how we practice a . . .