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ICN President Annette Kennedy

ICN’s Response to Support Nurses in COVID-19 Pandemic

Globally there are disturbing reports of nurses at the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic not having enough personal protective equipment (PPE).
Friendly nurse practitioner assessing a patient during interview.

Nurse Practitioner Workforce Doubles in the US

The number of advanced nurse practitioners (NPs) working in the US more than doubled over the past decade.
Nurses on TikTok

Nurses on TikTok: Yay or Nay?

Unfortunately, some nurses have recently sparked considerable outrage with their TikTok videos. This emphasizes that health care providers should always use social media thoughtfully and professionally.

Health Care Staff Go on Strike at Providence-Swedish Hospitals

Nearly 8,000 nurses and other healthcare workers at seven campuses of Swedish Healthcare in Seattle went on strike from January 28 - 30. Their main concerns centered on staffing levels and patient safety. While the strike has ended, no date has yet been set for renewed negotiations.
Nursing Trends for 2020

The Decade Ahead: 9 Trends That Will Shape Nursing in the 2020s

Here are nine things that will shape the world of nursing in the 2020s!

6 Reasons Why 2020 Is the Year of the Nurse 

Here are six reasons why 2020 is the perfect time for the Year of the Nurse!

Wuhan Nurse ‘Whistleblower’ Says There Are 90,000 Cases of Coronavirus

An unidentified Chinese nurse posted a video about the coronavirus outbreak on social media. She claims that the number of infected people was far higher than claimed by official sources.
Kate Middleton Nursing Now

What You Need to Know About Kate Middleton’s Nursing Now 2020 Campaign 

Find out everything you need to know about the Nursing Now 2020 campaign below.
Pope Francis Supports Year of the Nurse and Midwife

Pope Francis Supports Year of Nurse and Midwife

At a public gathering, the leader of the Catholic Church called attention to 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife.
2020 Year of the Nurse and the Midwife – Featured

2020 Year of the Nurse and the Midwife: Everything You Need to Know

Take a look at what 2020 Year of the Nurse and the Midwife means, its importance, and how you can become involved in getting your profession the recognition and support it deserves.