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NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.

NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers.


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CONTACT: Celia Besore, MBA, CAE, Executive Director/CEO
National Association of Hispanic Nurses, (501) 367-8616
director@thehispanicnurses.org,
www.nahnnet.org

                                         
For immediate release:

Ebola Update & Conference Call on Thurs., Oct. 16

Washington, DC (October 15, 2014) — The National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) is closely monitoring information related to the documented cases of Ebola in the United States.

“First, we wish to express our support for the individuals, their loved ones and healthcare professionals affected by Ebola,” said NAHN president, Dan Suarez, RN, MA.

NAHN continues to share with its community of healthcare professionals the resources put forth by trusted sources, including the Oct. 2 CDC health advisory containing recommendations for healthcare personnel in evaluating patients for possible Ebola Virus as well as the Oct. 14 CDC webinar.

“We encourage healthcare personnel to remain informed and educated on patient evaluation, treatment and safety guidelines, and to pursue their own safety while caring for their patients and our communities,” continued Suarez.

Comprehensive information for healthcare workers with regard to the Ebola virus is available at http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/index.shtml.

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Preparing America’s Nurses to Safely Care for a Patient with Ebola
Conference Call on Thursday, October 16 at 1:30p EDT

Join nurses across the United States and officials from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to discuss protecting the health of nurses while safely caring for a patient with Ebola. 

Dial In: 1-888-395-7964  Passcode: 6429111

Speakers: 

  • Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, US Department of Health & Human Services
  • Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, Administrator, Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health & Human Services

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About National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)
NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses. NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers.

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