Joining us once again is Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, PhD, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current President of the North Carolina Nurses Association. Dr. Taylor gives us his excellent insight on the current state of nursing in North Carolina.
Taking the pulse of nursing in North Carolina one year after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic – is there one?
What can I do to help?
First, advocate for nursing. Contact your elected officials and ask them to support legislation that supports nursing. There will be several pieces of legislation that will be introduced this year that will benefit the citizens of our state by supporting nurses and nurse led initiatives.