The American Academy of Nursing (Academy) will honor Eileen M. Sullivan-Marx, Representative Lauren Underwood, Kevin W. Sowers, Barbara Nichols, Jeri A. Milstead, and Winifred V. Quinn, with the organization’s prestigious annual awards during the 2023 Health Policy Conference, Celebrating 50 Years of Leadership, Policy, and Partnerships, being held October 5-7, 2023 in Washington, DC. Each awardee is being recognized for their invaluable contributions to improve care, advancing health equity, change health policy, and promote the nursing profession.
“In the midst of rapid adoption of AI-based technologies globally, a range of concerns ranging from academic integrity to plagiarism to misinformation has heightened the awareness among educators surrounding a need for action,” said Vikram Savkar, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Medicine Segment, Health Learning, Research & Practice at Wolters Kluwer Health. “The academic landscape must examine the best ways to benefit from these technologies while understanding the risks that may come with the implementation.”
“We are honored that our registered nurses can provide timely clinical expertise to more than 40,000 patients across four states, to help them get the right care at the right time,” said Cheryl Dalton-Norman, president of Conduit Health Partners. “At Conduit, we believe every person should have accessible, affordable, high-quality care, and supporting our federal safety-net system through nurse triage services is one way we can do our part.”
Palomar Health is committed to reimagining the patient experience with the help of its world-class team, raising the bar for its organization, and leading the way with new programs in healthcare, from inside the hospital walls to in the community and beyond.