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Congratulations to the 2024 Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium Award Winners

By PCNA | April 18, 2024

At each year’s Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium, PCNA recognizes individuals and an institution for their significant contributions to cardiovascular nursing and cardiovascular disease prevention and management. We are honored to celebrate healthcare…

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9 Reasons to Attend the 30th Annual Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium

By PCNA | February 17, 2024

Whether you attend our 30th Annual Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium in person or virtually, you’re bound to get an incredible return on your investment. Live events occur April 18-20, 2024 at the…

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Health Equity Affects Us All

By Susan Halli Demeter | October 2, 2023

Health equity affects us all, and successful approaches to addressing it include building trust between healthcare professionals and patients, recognizing and addressing barriers to care, and committing daily to improving…

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Race and Heart Disease in America: 2023 Policy Update

By PCNA | September 19, 2023

Newly elected lawmakers and shifting healthcare policy priorities open opportunities, or gaps, in education and awareness about ways to reduce disparities in cardiovascular disease (CVD) and access to care. To…

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Guidelines in Practice: Chronic Coronary Disease

By Susan Halli Demeter | August 7, 2023

Effective and equitable patient care includes applying the latest guidelines in our treatment of patients. The latest guideline for managing patients with chronic coronary disease (CCD) was released July 20, 2023, and PCNA has information to help you put the updated guidelines into your clinical practice.

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Health Equity Every Day

By Susan Halli Demeter | June 30, 2023

Ensuring that patients have the opportunity to attain their full health potential—regardless of race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, or other social determinants of health—requires commitment, tenacity, and actions by each of…

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PCNA Attends the 76th World Heart Assembly

By PCNA | May 26, 2023

PCNA recently had the honor of attending the 76th World Heart Assembly in Geneva, which kicked off on May 19, 2023. This assembly brought together health ministers and policymakers from…

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Three Cheers for PCNA Chapters

By Susan Halli Demeter | April 28, 2023

Let’s give three cheers for PCNA chapters! These regional groups, powered by passionate volunteers, provide a vast array of educational programming, community activities, and networking opportunities in more than 30…

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Recognizing Excellence: The 2023 Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium Award Winners

By PCNA | April 19, 2023

At the Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium each year, the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA) acknowledges the exceptional contributions made by individuals and institutions to the field of cardiovascular nursing and the…

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Springing Ahead

By Susan Halli Demeter | April 4, 2023

As cardiovascular nurses, we are so busy that there is rarely time to reflect on all our accomplishments and consider how we might be even more effective in the future.…

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