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From nursing to counter bias training – simulation crosses disciplines

From nursing to police counter bias training – simulation leads the way

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The Epidemic

The Epidemic

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WSU Nursing Reaches out to Rural Community

WSU Nursing Reaches out to Rural Community

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Johnson & Johnson Awards PhD Student $10,000 Scholarship

J&J Awards PhD Student $10,000 Scholarship

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With more than three million members, nurses represent the largest segment of healthcare in the U.S. This group has the voice, intellect, and vision to transform the future of healthcare delivery, nursing education, and leadership both in Washington state and abroad. We invite you to join us.

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  • Faculty Commercializes Simulation Scenario Training for Police Forces

    Trust between law enforcement and the people they protect and serve is essential. When citizens lose trust in the police force, grave consequences result, including creating a divided community.

    cbt-landing7Created by researchers at Washington State University, Dr. Lois James and Dr. Stephen James, Counter Bias Training Simulation (CBTsim) is an evidence-based scenario training that can help police across the nation understand and be aware of what goes into decision making in potentially life-threatening situations. CBTsim provides a solution for police forces to utilize high-quality, scenario based, judgment training that conditions officers to respond on indicators of threat … » More …

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  • Call for Posters

    You are invited to submit abstracts for a poster session at the Sigma Theta Tau Research Meeting and Induction 2016! Abstracts are due September 30.

    The purpose of this meeting is to promote communication about nursing research, education, practice, and leadership in the community. A poster session is a visual display of completed OR in-progress work. We will provide a mechanism to display your poster. Our Research Meeting and Induction will be held at the Bozarth Mansion located at 12415 N. Fairwood Dr. Spokane, WA on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.  The poster session begins at 5:00 PM.  New member induction program begins at 5:30 PM.

    Who should submit an … » More …

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  • Prescriptions more affordable with Obamacare, Medicare D

    Originally published on August 23, 2016 by Eric Sorenson, WSU science writer

    SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University researchers have seen significant increases in the number of Americans who can afford to fill prescriptions following implementation of the 2003 Medicare Modernization Act and the 2010 Affordable Care Act (also called Obamacare).

    Still, more than 20 million adults say they have a hard time paying for their medications.

    The study demonstrates that an important health measure like getting prescriptions filled can respond “to changes in the health policy environment,” the researchers write in the most recent issue of the American … » More …

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