Press Releases

Celebrate the Next Generation of Nurses - and Position them for Success by Wolters Kluwer Chief Nurse, Anne Dabrow Woods

(May 07, 2019) When we think about new nursing graduates entering the workforce, many of us who have been in the profession for a while envisioning a group of young, eager, women and men. While that may be true, today's graduates are so much more and can be characterized by a whole new set of life experiences and influences than previous generations. (read more)

Wolters Kluwer Helps Health Systems Navigate Nursing Shortages, High Turnover, Rapid On-Boarding and CE with Lippincott Learning, an End-to-End Professional Development Solution

(April 01, 2019) Wolters Kluwer, Health announced today the release of Lippincott Learning, a comprehensive evidence-based solution that provides health systems with direct access to competency validation, continuing education and nursing certification review resources that ensure nursing staff competency. (read more)

Optimizing Frontline Response To The Opioid Epidemic: The Role Of Nurses Moves Front And Center by Wolters Kluwer Chief Nurse, Anne Dabrow Woods

(January 11, 2019) "A 21-year-old male patient goes into respiratory and cardiac arrest at a bar. A 32-year-old female who has a history of chronic pain from a motor vehicle accident two years ago, collapses on the street. An 18-year-old female who went to a football game and is found unresponsive and apneic in the bathroom. A 36-year-old male who has chronic back pain from a construction accident three years ago, is found unresponsive by his children in the bedroom.

What do all these people have in common?" (read more)

A Nurse's Role in Battling the Opioid Epidemic by Wolters Kluwer Chief Nurse, Anne Dabrow Woods

(November 13, 2018) "Every day Americans are dying from an opioid overdose. And the numbers only continue to increase. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) 33,000 people died from an opioid overdose in 2015. in 2018, just three years later, that number to jumped to nearly 42,000 annually - 115 deaths per day - representing a 27 percent increase."  (read more)

 Wolters Kluwer Focuses on Standardizing Care to Improve Outcomes at the 2018 ANCC Magnet Conference

(October 24, 2018) Wolters Kluwer, Health announced today that the Chief Nurse of Health Learning, Research and Practice, Anne Dabrow Woods, will explore the critical role nurses play in addressing the global challenge of care variability and how it impacts patient outcomes at the 2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference. The thought leadership educational vendor session, “Improving Healthcare Outcomes—The Business of Caring for People,” outlines three effective ways healthcare practitioners can access information to put clinical evidence into practice. The presentation takes place on October 24, 2018 at 1 p.m. (read more)   

Novant Health Leverages Wolters Kluwer's Lippincott Solutions to Establish Nursing Care Standards and Exceed Quality Benchmarks

(October 2, 2018) Wolters Kluwer, Health announced today that Novant Health is utilizing the Lippincott® Solutions suite to advance its wide-ranging quality improvement initiatives focused on standardizing care across 15 acute care hospitals and medical centers in four U.S. states. By equipping nurses with readily available evidence-based decision support and clinical education resources, Lippincott Solutions plays an important role in helping Novant Health facilities maintain Magnet Recognition®. (read more)   

With Innovative Orientation Curriculum Tailored for Clinical Nurse Educators, Wolters Kluwer Addresses Staff Onboarding and Practice-Readiness Challenges

(July 17, 2018) Wolters Kluwer Health announced today the launch of a comprehensive collection of evidence-based curriculum assets that help nursing professional development practitioners move their staff quickly through training to productivity by having the ability to rapidly deploy "need to know" content. (read more)

Chart Your Career Course- "How to Find Your Passion and Follow It Through" by Wolters Kluwer Chief Nurse, Anne Dabrow Woods

"I've been fortunate in my professional nursing career, going from staff nurse to chief nurse for a global healthcare information solutions business. Over the years, many people have asked how I managed it. The simple answer is that I looked for opportunities and went after them. I hope that some of the lessons I've learned may be applied to your own nursing career." (read more)

Wolters Kluwer Receives American Nurses Credentialing Center’s 2018 Accreditation Premier Program Award

(July 9, 2018) Wolters Kluwer Health announced today that its Lippincott Professional Development portfolio has received the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) 2018 Accreditation Premier Program Award for the second consecutive year. The award recognizes accredited organizations that excel in providing high-quality nursing education activities and deliver excellence in leadership, innovation, and quality outcomes to meet the needs of learners. (read more)

Rising Demand for Home Health Services Lead Wolters Kluwer and Leading Home Care Association to Expand Nurse Bedside Decision Support Resources

(June 5, 2018) Wolters Kluwer Health today announced a collaboration with the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) to expand  Lippincott® Procedures to address the care and quality demands created by the growing emphasis on aging in place. The addition of 200 evidence-based home care procedures to its flagship nursing decision support solution helps home care nurses improve bedside competency, reduce variations in care and enhance outcomes. (read more)

Wolters Kluwer Names #23 on The Healthcare Informatics 100 List of Top HIT Companies

(June 15, 2017) Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, climbed to #23 on the Healthcare Informatics 100, an annual listing of vendors with the highest revenues derived from healthcare IT products and services earned in the U.S. based on the previous year. Marking the sixth consecutive year of appearing on the list, Wolters Kluwer climbed from #26 in 2016 based on a growing portfolio of innovative healthcare solutions expanding to meet the shifting needs of clinicians, patients, and payers. (read more)

Wolters Kluwer Helps Improve Patient Education and Boost HCAHPS Scores by Adding Quizzing to Patient Teaching Content Set in Lippincott Advisor

(October 5, 2016) In response to the growing emphasis on patient education, Lippincott Advisor was enhanced in February 2016 with the addition of Patient Teaching Navigator, an efficient and standardized approach to educating nurses and clinicians on exactly what to say to patients. It also provides guidance on assessing and identifying patients who may present challenges to customary teaching strategies. The newly added Quizzing feature takes that guidance a step further, leveraging quizzes to validate and reinforce clinicians’ knowledge of learning principles. (read more)

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