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Nursing Outlook

Cover Image - Nursing Outlook, Volume 69, Issue 6

Nursing Outlook, a bimonthly journal, provides innovative ideas for nursing leaders through peer-reviewed articles and timely reports. Each issue examines current issues and trends in nursing practice, education, and research, offering progressive solutions to the challenges facing the profession. Nursing Outlook is the official journal of the American Academy of Nursing and the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science and supports their mission to serve the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and practice through the generation, synthesis, and dissemination of nursing knowledge. The journal is included in MEDLINE, CINAHL and the Journal Citation Reports published by Clarivate Analytics.


Affiliated Societies

American Academy of Nursing

American Academy of Nursings

Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science

Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science

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Journal Content on COVID-19

Women's Sexual/Reproductive Health and Access Challenges Amid COVID-19 Pandemic From the Women's Health Expert Panel of the American Academy of Nursing

COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence and Hesitancy in Nursing Students and Faculty at a Large Academic Medical Center

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Future of Telehealth in Primary Care

State Responses to COVID-19: Potential Benefits of Continuing Full Practice Authority for Primary Care Nurse Practitioners

Should Nurses take a COVID-19 Vaccine?



2021 Nursing Outlook Author Awards

Excellence in Education

Global Citizens, Healthy Communities: Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals into the Nursing Curriculum
MJ Upvall and G Luzincourt

Excellence in Policy

Comparing Residential Long-Term Care Regulations Between Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities
AM Trinkoff, JM Yoon, CL Storr, NB Lerner, BK Yang, and K Han

Excellence in Practice

The Role of Doctor of Nursing Practice-Prepared Nurses in Practice Settings
AS Beeber, C Palmer, J Waldrop, MR Lynn, and CB Jones

Excellence in Research (tie)

Precision Health: Advancing Symptom and Self-Management Science
KKT Hickey, S Bakken, MW Byrne, DE Bailey, G Demiris, SL Docherty, SG Dorsey, BJ Guthrie, MM Heitkemper, CS Jacelon, TJ Kelechi, SM Moore, NS Redeker, CL Renn, B Resnick, A Starkweather, H Thompson, TM Ward, DJ McCloskey, JK Austin, and PA Grady

The Community Resiliency Model® to Promote Nurse Well-Being
L Grabbe, MK Higgins, M Baird, PA Craven, and S San Fratello

The Editors

Marion E. Broome
Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN

Julia Snethen
Julia Snethen, PhD, RN, FAAN

Linda D. Scott, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FNAP, FAAN

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