RN Well-Being Project

  • Improve RN Well-Being Through Peer-Facilitated Peer Learning Circles

    April 06, 2023

    Hospital | Portland, OR Abstract Problem: The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nurse well-being, with the most prevalent psychological impacts being emotional distress, anxiety, and depressive symptoms. Additionally, the pandemic has led to increased sense of social isolation and loneliness. In response, healthcare organizations have developed wellness programs aimed at these areas of distress. However, … Read more

  • Supporting Well-Being for Nurses Who Care for the Homeless

    Ambulatory | Portland, OR Abstract Central City Concern (CCC) focuses in the complex intersection of patients experiencing a combination of the effects of homelessness, addiction and acute/chronic mental health issues. The nurses that work at CCC experience a high level of moral injury and primary or secondary trauma in the course of their work because … Read more

  • Employee Well-being Improvement Project

    Hospital | Hermiston, OR Abstract The specific well-being challenges this project aims to address are the consistent downplaying of personal needs and stress management in nurses and support staff. 92% of those surveyed at Good Shepherd have personally experienced or seen a coworker experience a work-related stressor in the past year. The project will contract … Read more

  • Extended Grant Opportunity for Long Term Care Nurse Settings

    March 14, 2023

    The Application is Closing Soon! Apply before April 28, 2023. Free technical assistance is offered. Contact Us! Do you want to share this opportunity with someone you know in long term care? Download and share this flyer. Project Contact Dawne Schoenthal, Program Director p: (503) 444-9894 e: dawne.schoenthal@oregoncenterfornursing.org LTC Grant Opportunity Extended Learn more about our RN … Read more

  • RN Well-Being Project Illuminates Nursing Needs

    June 27, 2022

    A statewide survey conducted by the Oregon Center for Nursing (OCN) detailed the workplace interventions that nurses feel are necessary to improve their mental and emotional well-being. Aiding workplaces in developing those interventions is the central goal of OCN’s RN Well-Being Project, which launched last year and has garnered national attention for the important work it’s … Read more

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