Hospitals invited to share their geriatric nursing innovation stories at upcoming conference and on NICHE YouTube Channel
New york University College of Nursing's NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders), announces a video contest designed for hospitals to depict innovative approaches in the care of older adult hospital patients. The winning video producer will receive a free three-day pass for the 2011 NICHE Conference, April 6th-8th, in Las Vegas, Nevada ($850 value). The winning video and other selected videos will be featured at the NICHE Conference and hosted on the NICHE YouTube Channel.
Submission deadline for the video contest is February 22, 2011. Announcement of the results of the video selection process is scheduled for March 1, 2011. All hospitals are invited to participate. NICHE reserves the right to final selection, approval and use of all videos. For complete submission information and rules, visit http://conference2011.nicheprogram.org/videocontest. Email questions/inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
NICHE is a national organization designed to help hospitals improve the care of older adults. NICHE hospitals seek to create an environment where older adult patients receive care that results in better outcomes. This climate of success encourages patients and their families to seek NICHE designated hospitals for their medical needs. The NICHE Network now numbers nearly 300 hospitals throughout North America.
NICHE is a program of The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at NYU College of Nursing funded in part with generous support from Atlantic Philanthropies and The John A. Hartford Foundation. For more information visit www.nicheprogram.org.