Influenza Prevention in Facilities

A team of nationally recognized long-term care researchers from Brown University and Insight Therapeutics are undertaking a large-scale quality improvement study to evaluate the impact of the annual influenza vaccine choice on long-term care facility residents’ hositalization risk for the 2019-2010 influenza season. Nursing homes that meet eligibility and agree to participate will be allocated […more]

NAM’s “Future of Nursing 2020-2030” video posted

The National Academy of Medicine’s recording of the public “Future of Nursing 2020-2030” session that took place on March 20, 2019, in Washington, DC, is now available. To watch the event, please click here. For more information about the Future of Nursing, visit Coming soon: Three regional town hall meetings are currently being planned! […more]

Check Out All the Upcoming Trainings with MI-NADONA!

MI-NADONA/LTC has some excellent programming coming your way over the next few months!  If you have not already registered for next week’s Workforce Seminar and RN Boot Camp, it’s not too late – you can still join!  We also have a PDPM for Nurses Webinar coming up on April 18. NADONA’s next program will be […more]

NADONA Partnership: Allied Against Opioid Abuse

NADONA, along with 15 other national organizations and more than 50 state and local organizations, have partnered with AAOA (Allied Against Opioid Abuse) to raise awareness about prescription opioid safety.  AAOA has reached tens of thousands of Americans, including patients, caregivers, pharmacists, healthcare providers, business groups and health industry leaders.    AAOA’s goal from the […more]

RN Bootcamp 2019 / Workforce training 3 days – Registration open!

Registration is open for this year’s MI-NADONA/LTC RN Boot Camp! We have reformatted the program down to a two-day intensive with the opportunity to earn up to 19 NURSE CONTACT HOURS in those two days! Impressive, right? As an added bonus, we have tacked on a workforce happiness seminar at the same venue the day prior with an extra 6 […more]

2019 NADONA National Conference Registration is open!

Registration is now open for the 32nd NADONA National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Click here for pricing information and to register! Pre-Conference: May 31-June 1, 2019 Conference: June 2-June 5, 2019     More information also available on our “Events” page!

MDHHS requesting feedback on MI-POST – Due by April 8, 2019

The MDHHS has posted a draft of the Michigan Physician Order for Scope of Treatment (MI-POST) on the LARA site and is requesting feedback/comments from MI-NADONA members. Please follow the below link to review the documents and follow the directions on the forms to submit your comments. The materials are located at:,5885,7-339-73970_5093_28508_76849-488836–,00.html Comments regarding […more]

Evaluating Emergency Department Patients in Psychiatric Crisis

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is seeking feedback on draft guidelines designed to standardize the process of evaluating emergency department patients in psychiatric crisis and reduce barriers to accessing inpatient psychiatric services. Please contact the MDHHS with comments.  The public draft document can be found here.

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