NYSNA’s Nursing Practice and Nursing Education programs are charged with program development, oversight, and liaisons for continuing nursing education (CE) and academic nursing education.
The New York State Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Empire State Public Health Training Center recently launched Public Health Nurse Ready, a free online certificate designed to enhance the skill of nurses working in public health, for both nurses new to the workforce or PHNs looking to improve their skills. The courses in this certificate provide a foundation of core public health nursing concepts and practices, including cultural competency, public health literacy, public health policy, basic epidemiology, and the core functions and essential services of public health. All courses are free, self-paced and online. For additional information about PHN Ready or to enroll, please visit the website.
The National Association of Social Workers - New York Chapter (NASW-NYS) has launched year two of its Veterans’ Mental Health Training Initiative (VMHTI) with grant funding from the NYS Health Foundation and will offer four regional trainings across the state aimed at enhancing the capacity of community mental health providers to meet the needs of returning veterans and their families.
Contact Nursing Practice and Nursing Education at 518.782.9400, ext. 282 or by e-mail.