Archives     Advertise     Editorial Calendar     Subscribe     Contact Us    


Nearly 1,000 OR Nurses Bring Awareness to Breast Cancer


 

Pink Glove Dance Event Part of AORN Convention in Nashville

On Sunday, April 7, nearly 1,000 operating room nurses gathered at the Omni Hotel Ballroom for the "Pink Glove Dance" event in support of breast cancer awareness. The nurses are in town as part of the 2019 AORN ( Association of periOperative Registered Nurses () Surgical Conference. The dance is in support of the 10th anniversary of the Medline Pink Glove Dance, a global movement that unites thousands of healthcare professionals, breast cancer patients, survivors and communities - all through the joy of dancing. Medline is also launching its second annual Community Impact Grant Program for Breast Cancer Awareness to drive awareness around prevention and early detection in communities nationwide. Medline will award $150,000 to non-profit breast cancer related organizations across the country.

The Medline Community Impact Grant Program for Community Health Centers will direct funds to address myriad issues affecting people and patients receiving care at these facilities. The goal of the Community Impact Grant Program for Community Health Centers is to award results focused grants addressing prevalent healthcare challenges that help improve patient care or enhance the quality of life for their patients and the community at-large.

Medline will offer two grant cycles in the 2019 calendar year. Awarded grants will be capped at $10,000.


Important Dates

Grant Cycle 2

  • August 4, 2019: Application cycle begins
  • November 1, 2019: Application cycle ends
  • December 6, 2019: Award recipients announced

For More Info, Click HERE

 
Share:

Related Articles:


Recent Articles

Amidst Growing Measles Outbreaks, AMA Urges Public to Get Vaccinated

Reminds physicians to discuss the safety and efficacy of vaccines with patients, as well as educate them on health risks associated with not vaccinating children

Read More

Pivotal Clinical Trial Investigates New Technology for Managing Uncontrolled Hypertension

Read More

The Biggest Threats to Public Health

Noted public health expert Dr. William Schaffner shares insights on three of his top public health threats.

Read More

Covering Kids

A new study finds higher rates of uninsured children in Tennessee and other non-expansion states.

Read More

Severe Asthma Disparities

A recent study found racial disparities in ED usage for severe asthma become statistically insignificant when factoring out socioeconomic elements, paving the way for more emphasis on differences in community than biology.

Read More

Mark Your Calendar for Music City SCALE

The 14th Annual Music City SCALE meeting featuring up to 22 hours of CME for medical practitioners is set for May 9-11 at the Music City Center.

Read More

Public Health Happens in the Community ... Not Just the Clinic

Public health continues to lead the way to eliminate health disparities and create a system that focuses not just on the absence of illness but the promotion of wellbeing.

Read More

Gum Disease and Tooth Loss Associated With Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in African-American Women

Poor oral health was associated with increased risk of pancreatic cancer in African-American women.

Read More

A New Vision for Safety Net Care

After 14 months of study, the Indigent Care Stakeholder Work Team has released their vision for safety net care in Nashville.

Read More

Modern Healthcare & Critical Connections Present Social Determinants of Health Symposium

Read More

Email Print
 
 

 

 


Tags:
None
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: