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Advancing the Nursing Community
in New Mexico

Celebrating our "lucky 13" in 2016!

Our Mission:

The New Mexico Center for Nursing Excellence convenes and facilitates dialogue and action that results in excellence in nursing education, practice and work environment.


2016 Nursing Excellence Awards

This year's event took place Saturday, October 29 at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa.

Congratulations to all of the 2016 NEA Honorees!

For a full list of this year's Honorees, click here.



2017 Nightingale Nursing Scholarships

Applications now being accepted.  Deadline is February 8, 2017.

We will award fifteen (15) $1,000 scholarships to nursing students at all levels of study - from ADN to graduate degrees.

Click here for full information.


Want to know what’s going on with the Center?

Here are some of the things we did in 2016:

  • in March we awarded 15 Nightingale Scholarships to nursing students throughout NM
  • Dr. Linda Aiken told us about Using Evidence to Address What Keeps Nurse Up at Night in April.
  • In June, we hosted our 8th (!) annual Nursing Educators Conference, Creating a Culture of Civility in Healthcare: Classroom to Workplace.
  • On October 29th we hosted the 12th annual New Mexico Nursing Excellence Awards.
  • And in November we welcomed Judee Berg to talk to us about A Culture of Health and the Value of Nursing.  We also explored the likely changes in healthcare that we face.

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Do you know about NMAC - the New Mexico Action Coalition?
Well, you should!

Get involved and help us build build a Culture of Health in New Mexico.

Click on the NM Action Coalition tab above for info and meeting notes or check out this overview.


Check out our Resources tab for many nurse data reports - and so much more!


It's been 6 years since the landmark IOM report on nursing The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health - and it is still the most downloaded report in the IOM's history!

See the new report showing how we're progressing on their recommendations.


Online Courses Available!

Continuing education courses from Pearl's Review &CE Direct.


 

 

 

Need a unique gift for that special nurse in your life? 

Honor them with a donation to the Center in their name!

 Help us continue our mission and make sure there will always be nurses available to serve the people of New Mexico.

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Save the date for the 2017
Nursing Excellence Awards -Saturday,October 21st !


We want to thank the many sponsors
who help bring you the
Nursing Excellence Awards!

We couldn't do it without their generous support.


PRESENTED BY


 

AWARDS SPONSOR BY

 


LEGENDS SPONSOR

 


MEDIA SPONSOR

 

COPPER SPONSORS

  Bank of Albuquerque

  CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional   Medical Center

 

TURQUOISE SPONSORS

  Memorial Medical Center

  TriCore Reference Labs

  Vocera communications


CATEGORY SPONSORS

  Artesia General Hospital

   French Funerals-Cremations

  Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center

  Grand Canyon University

  Los Alamos Medical Center

  NM Assoc. for Home & Hospice Care

  NM Emergency Nurses Assoc.

  NM Organization of Nurse Leaders

  San Juan Regional Medical Center

  Sandoval Regional Medical Center

  Sheena Ferguson, MSN, RN

  Click Here

for a full list
of our sponsors!