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Thursday, April 4, 2019
Hyatt Regency, Princeton NJ
The Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra has declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency. The American Nurses Association (ANA) supports this declaration, which will help deploy focused attention and critical resources to contain the nationwide outbreak. ANA stands ready to help disseminate evidence-based information to both nurses and the public, and to counter misinformation and mitigate stigma about the virus.
Heeding the many lessons learned from COVID-19, ANA calls for swift action and effective collaboration among federal, state, and local officials to ensure nurses and all health care professionals have the highest level of protection and preparation to respond. (Read More)
- CDC Information for Health Care Professionals
- CDC Clinician FAQs
- CDC Webinar – Monkeypox Outbreak: Updates on the Epidemiology, Testing, Treatment, and Vaccination
One of the greatest concerns is the need to reduce stigma so that individuals can access and receive the care necessary to treat monkeypox and reduce the spread. Another critical resource is the CDC’s information on reducing stigma in monkeypox communication and community engagement. More to come from ANA as we work together to address this public health emergency.
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NEW: COVID Connect
ANA Covid-19 Resource Center
The inaugural edition is attached and can be found here:
Future issues of NJDOH’s “VAX Matters” and other resources about COVID-19 vaccination will be posted here:
HealthEASE: Staying Healthy Recommendations & Related News
Click here for a list of resources on COVID-19
Please also check the New Jersey Board of Nursing website for any alerts for nurses
Childcare for Essential Workers
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Convenient COVID-19 Vaccine Finder
To find and schedule a booster shot (or your first or second vaccine shot), access the “Vaccine Appointment Finder” on NJ’s Covid-19 Information Hub at this link: NJ Vaccine Appointment Finder
Search for a location based on you zip code and select the vaccine you need.
Resources from the NJ Department of Children and Families
New Jersey State House Virtual Programs
Virtual Field Trips to the New Jersey State House
New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA)
New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA) represents the interests of the state’s 110,000 Registered Nurses, advances the profession of nursing and advocates on behalf of nurses and consumers. NJSNA, along with its national organization in Silver Spring, MD, the American Nurses Association (ANA), and 53 state and territorial associations, all help to represent the nation’s 2.6 million RNs.
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NJSNA Legislative Successes
Politics have a great impact on nursing. Therefore, nursing should have a meaningful impact on politics.