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Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing - Featured Journal
February 2013 
Volume 15  Number 1
Pages 1 - 4
 
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ABSTRACT
The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the 2013 Board Officers will be Barbara Head serving as president, Jennifer Gentry as president-elect, and Judy Bartel serving as secretary/treasurer. Other board members include JoAnne Reifsnyder (past president), Joy Buck, Jody Chrastek, Todd Hultman, Karen Kehl, Marian Grant, Beverly Paukstis, Maryjo Prince-Paul and Barbara Usher.The ground work done by the Board in 2012 has paved the way for new and exciting changes to occur in 2013. This year, we will evaluate the scope and quality of educational products and services. We will also continue to identify and implement programs and services to support the success of our individual members to enhance patient care outcomes and also to help our chapters grow and thrive. We will conduct an enterprise-wide evaluation of our technology needs and develop a comprehensive information technology plan. The goals of this evaluation are to enhance communication with members and ease of access to products and services and to enhance efficiencies of operations. The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association is committed to expanding our advocacy work to continue to support the issues that impact palliative nursing, access to quality care and symptom management for our patients, patient choice, and nursing workforce issues. I believe that this will be a very busy and exciting year for the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association and I look forward to working with the Board of Directors and the members to achieve our objectives and to support our mission.Three Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) members were selected by the HPNA Board as the third cohort of HPNA Research Scholars: Joy Buck, APRN, PhD, from West Virginia University; Jay Horton, APRN, RN, MSN, MPH, FNP, ACHPN, from Mount Sinai in New York, and Susan Lysaght, PhD(c), GNP-BC, ACHPN, from the University of Pennsylvania.The HPNA Research Scholars program supports funding

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