ANA designates 2017 as Year of the Healthy Nurse

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Do you want to eat healthier, be more active, get better sleep and have more joy? This is your year! ANA is declaring 2017 to be the Year of the Healthy Nurse and will be addressing specific wellness issues every month.

ANA defines a healthy nurse as someone who actively focuses on creating and maintaining a balance and synergy of physical, intel¬≠lec¬≠tual, emotional, social, spiri¬≠tual, personal and profes¬≠sional well-being. Nurses are ideally positioned to be the best role models, educa¬≠tors, and advocates for health, safety and wellness. Go to wsna‚Äč.to/‚ÄčA‚ÄčN‚ÄčA‚Äč_‚ÄčH‚Äče‚Äča‚Äčl‚Äčt‚Äčh‚ÄčyNurse2017 for links to monthly topics and resources and to learn about the Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation‚ĄĘ Grand Challenge.

Calendar #

January Worksite Wellness
February Cardio­vas­cular Health
March Nutri­tion
April Combat­ting Stress
May Women’s Health
National Fitness and Sports Month
June Men’s Health
Cancer Aware­ness
Skin Health
July Healthy Sleep
August Happi­ness
September Recovery
Work-Life Balance

Infec­tion Control
Moral Resilience / Moral Distress
November Mental Health
December Healthy Eating / Healthy Holidays