NPAM President Elect Andrea Schram, NPAM Northwest long time NPAM member Phyllis Mason and Co-District Director Joyce Vazzano traveled to Leon, Haiti, in October to provide healthcare to those in need.
Consumer Health Updates
In 2011, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimated that hospital emergency rooms across the country treated 262,300 toy-related injuries. And, 74 percent of those injuries were to children under the age of 15. In fact, more than 92,000 were to those under 5 years of age.
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Julie Stanik-Hutt Honored
Julie Stanik-Hutt, RN, PhD, ACNP/GNP-BC, CCNS received the Excellence in Education Award from the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association. Julie has led initiatives to increase the number of APRNs ready to serve older adults. She served on expert panels that have developed the Adult/Gerontologic Primary Care and Adult/Gerontologic Acute Care Nurse Practitioner competencies at several national meetings and assisted graduate faculty with integrating gerontologic content into existing curricula.
In her free time, Julie is an active member of NPAM and serves the co-chair of the Legislative Committee. Congratulations, Julie!
NPAM Store is Open for Business
Check out the new NPAM store. We have professional and casual apparel as well as accessories for the car and desk. We'd love to hear from you different items that you'd like to see. You can get bags and totes and T-shirts with different NP related logos.
Check it out!