NNCC Email Newsletter | June 2021

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021
Email Newsletter
June 2021

Each year, NNCC supports your efforts to excel with a wide variety of awards, scholarships, and grants. We recently awarded 2021 honors to NNCC certificants in several categories:


Advocacy Award Winners: UC Davis Health – Inpatient Renal Unit


Submitted by: Vincent C. Paracuelles, Sacramento, CA

Winning unit receives $1,000, a plaque to display in their facility, and recognition by NNCC in newsletter, social media, and all events where NNCC exhibits.


Clinical/Technical Career Mobility Scholarship Winners

  • Micale R. Jensen, CCHT, Albertville, MN
  • Christina M. Jones, CCHT, Irving, TX
  • Lisa Marie Costanzo, CCHT, Russell, PA
  • Sequoia C. Blount, CCHT, Warren, MI
  • Tramayne R Bone, CCHT, Maumelle, AR
Each winner receives a $3,000 scholarship paid to their school to further their education in the heath science field.
Advanced Practice Nurse Career Mobility Scholarship Winners
  • Janae Nichole Harper, MSN, APRN, AGNP, CNN-NP, Kalispell, MT
  • Analiza P. Guerrero, CRNP, CNN-NP, Delran, NJ
Each winner receives a $5,000 scholarship paid to their school to further to their education in an accredited nursing doctoral program (DNP or PhD).
Please join us in congratulating the recipients for their dedication and accomplishments! To view all awards, scholarships, and grants and to apply, click here.
Future of Nursing Report Released
The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity report, released recently by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), charts a path for nursing’s future in the next 10 years.

It provides detailed research and recommendations about such topics as education, barriers to practice, emergency response and nurse, well-being. The report also explores how nurses can help reduce health disparities and promote equity, while keeping costs at bay.

Interested in learning more and having an impact on health care? You can register for free for the upcoming Future of Nursing webinars here.

NNCC Past President Theresa Mottes joins several other experts in this interview with Managed Healthcare Executive about the shift toward home dialysis and the technology needed to make that happen.
Advanced Dialysis Technicians:
Take the NNCC June Pop Quiz
It’s June, and it’s time for advanced dialysis technicians to get the “NNCC Question of the Month.” The question is posted on the NNCC Facebook page. You’ll get a list of options, an explanation for the correct answer, and reference information. You can also go right to the question here. Good luck!

NKF Launches New Patient Research Portal

Care Burden, Lack of Support Linked to Exit from Home Hemodialysis Programs

Inequity Creating Barriers for Younger Patients’ Transplants

Cognitive Impairment in a Patient with COVID-19 on Hemodialysis

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