NAINA C.A.R.E.S.

From the desk of the President

Lydia Albuquerque
DNP, APN, ACNP-BC, CCRN
President 2021-22

Dear NAINA Family,

Greetings and good wishes for a Happy New Year! I am honored to be installed as the 8
th President of the National Association of Indian Nurses of America. In the next 2 years we would like to create memories that will last a lifetime.    Read more

We thank you for the great participation in our Need Assessment Survey!

NAINA VIRTUAL LISTENING ROUNDING

We thank you for the great participation in our Virtual Listening Rounding. It was great to hear your suggestions and recommendations which will help us develop our strategic plan for the term 2021-22.

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RECOGNITION CORNER

Congratulations!!!!

Dr. Pressanna Parackal for receiving the Health Care Leadership Award from the American College of Healthcare Executives – South Central Texas!!, March, 2021. Dr. Parackal is the founding President of San Antonio Indian Nurses Association (SAINA), a chapter of the National Association of Indian Nurses of America. Dr. Parackal serves as a House Supervisor in the University Health System and as a Nurse officer on Duty at the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. In her role she has successfully improved patient outcomes by streamlining nursing activities, improving resource utilization and optimizing patient safety Dr. Parackal currently serves as the website and communication chair of NAINA. NAINA is proud of your achievements.

NAINA JOINS The DAISY Community of Supportive Associations

On behalf of The DAISY Foundation™, we ask the National Association of Indian Nurses of America (NAINA) to join The DAISY Community of Supportive Associations. The DAISY Foundation is the leading international organization for nursing recognition. Through collaborations with professional healthcare organizations such as NAINA, we hope to benefit the nursing profession overall. Through our combined networks, we can share our message on the value of celebrating compassionate and extraordinary nursing care through meaningful recognition.

Dear NAINA nurses,
NAINA has collaborated with Sigma Nursing. Sigma Nursing has partnered with Johnson & Johnson Foundation on a study to bring free leadership and nursing courses to frontline clinical nurses. Need help navigating difficult situations, collaborating with peers, or advocating for change in the workplace? Apply for the Nurse Empowerment Program and learn about the important challenges and opportunities that early career nurses experience.

National Association of Indian Nurses of America is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.