• CoronaCoronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

    In an effort to support our members with the most updated information on COVID-19 we developed this resource page to easily access current CDC information and other resources to assist you professionally and personally.

    We will continue to update this page with more information as it becomes available and welcome your input as we navigate through this situation. As health care professionals it is our job to educate our patients and families on prevention and the what to do if someone is symptomatic.

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  • Clinical Care OptionsNew for GAPNA members: Clinical Care Options

    GAPNA has partnered with a Clinical Care Options to offer an ongoing series of free CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Vaccinations and Healthy Aging: Protecting Your Older Patients From Shingles" is the latest program offered.

    In this live webinar, expert faculty expert faculty discuss how important it is to prevent shingles in older patients.

    Find out about it!

  • GAPNA 2020 National President Deborah Dunn, EdD, MSN, GNP-BC, ACNS-BC, GS-C interviews Dr. Ron Billano Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC about providing home-based primary care during COVID 19.

    "Facing Forward: Providing Home-based Primary Care during COVID 19"


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Investment Results

Gerontological Nursing: Growth, Adaptation, and Change After John A. Hartford Foundation Investments

The John A. Hartford Foundation (JAHF) funded gerontological nursing initiatives for more than 2 decades.

A recent article describes five key nursing initiatives between 1996-2015 designed to prepare a cadre of faculty, clinicians, and researchers in geriatrics/gerontology.

The authors discuss “the impact, adaptation, and change in gerontological nursing resulting from over $86 million in [JAHF] funding,” and review current and future work including the JAHF-funded Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative.

Read the article and learn more about JAHF’s Legacy Strategies.