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  • 16 October, 2018
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  • Howard Catton our Director of Nursing @ OECD with 25 Country representatives, WHO, ILO and lots of statisticians - Nurses per capita in most OECD countries has increased (2000-2016) but not Ireland, Slovak Rep, Israel, UK, Lithuania, Poland & Latvia #ICNurse

Our 2018 aim

Nurses are essential in transforming health care and health systems such that no person is left behind, without access to care or impoverished because of their need for health care.

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Health is a human right

The right to the highest attainable standard of health is recognised in the constitution of many countries and numerous binding international human rights treaties.

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Here you will find nurse-led initiatives that push the boundaries and showcase the abilities, skills and knowledge of the nursing profession across the globe.

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ICN Voice to Lead
ICN Voice to Lead
16 October, 2018

Howard Catton our Director of Nursing @ OECD with 25 Country representatives, WHO, ILO and lots of statisticians - Nurses per capita in most OECD countries has increased (2000-2016) but not Ireland, Slovak Rep, Israel, UK, Lithuania, Poland & Latvia #ICNurse

ICN Voice to Lead
ICN Voice to Lead
15 October, 2018

Read All About It 📰🗞 why we don’t hear from nurses in the NEWS Study shows NO increase in nurses as media sources since 1997. 3 reasons given 1. Celebrity doctors catch media attention 2. Journalists’ bias 3.Lack of understanding of what nurses can add to a NEWS story. https://www.facebook.com/412476288814392/posts/1965481756847163/ Thanks to Sigma Nursing for the NEWS #ICNurse

ICN Voice to Lead
ICN Voice to Lead
12 October, 2018

Nurses and Midwives vow to work together. 🤝 Global Summit in Geneva convened by Sigma Theta Tau brings WHO, ICN, Nursing Now, ICM JHPIEGO WHOCCs together to discuss collaboration and support for Nurses and Midwives in practice, regulation, education, policy and research. Time for action on “State of the Wold’s Nursing and Midwifery” ICNurse #NandMCollab

ICN Voice to Lead
ICN Voice to Lead
9 October, 2018

Neonatal intensive care nurses are specialist nurses who look after very sick or premature newborns. They are commonly midwives as well as nurses. Their loving care around the clock for the 👶🏽 their mother🤱and the whole family saves lives. Find out more about The ICN Joint Position Statement on Kangaroo mother care here. https://www.icn.ch/sites/default/files/inline-files/PA-KMC-Joint-Statement_final_2017.pdf #ICNurse