Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation Accomplishments


Two Senior Health Fellows in the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General
International Health Fellowship – Medical Care Development International

Leadership Initiatives

Advocacy Training - Year-long Program to Train NPs in Speaking with the Media

Scholarships and Awards

Endowed Scholarship in Gastroenterology
      Current Gastroenterology Scholarship
      Past Gastroenterology Scholarship
Endowed Scholarship in Community Service
      Current Community Service Scholarship
      Past Community Service Scholarship
Diversity Scholarships
      Past Winners of Diversity Scholarship
Health Through Immunizations Awards
      Past Winners of Health Through Immunizations Awards
Community Innovations Awards
      Past Winners of Community Innovations Awards
Pain Management Awards
      Current Winners of Pain Management Award
      Past Pain Management Winners
Promoting Heart Health Across the Age Span
      Promoting Heart Health winners

Primary Care Outcomes Research Award (Washington State only)
       Past winner

White Papers

Managing Chronic Pain with Opioids: A Call for Change
Adolescent Health: Immunizations are Key to Prevention
International Traveler Health: A National Prevention Opportunity
Nurse Practitioner Services in Retail Locations
Diabetes (in development)

Continuing Education

Current CE Offerings

Sample Past CE Offerings

Persistent Pain (Article in American Journal for Nurse Practitioners)
Chronic Pain (Live Programs and Article in AJNP)
Managing Type 2 Diabetes and Promoting Metabolic and Cardiovascular Health:  Issues for Rural Healthcare Professionals* (Live programs, article in AJNP)
Breast Cancer Prevention:  Issues for Rural Healthcare Professionals*(Article in AJNP)
Smoking Cessation*
Acute Pain, Chronic Pain and New Technologies to Deter Addiction: Clinical Approaches to Best Practices (workshop-Pacific NW Conference, 11/08)
OTC Advisor
Travelin' Safe

*(Collaborative project with ICAHN, U. of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, Michigan Academy of Family Physicians and NPHF)

Clinician Education Materials (Non-Accredited)

Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD (Fact Pack)
Clinician's Guide to Management of Opioid Therapy (Fact Pack)
AF Stat - A Call to Action
AFib Support Team Webcasts

Patient Education

Current Patient Resources

Past Patient Resources
Adolescent Health - downloadable Tip Sheet
Tryglycerides Brochure

Public Awareness Campaigns


Managing Your Blood Fats: A Personal Resource Guide - MedlinePlus article
Managing Your Diabetes: A Personal Guide to Health


Immunizations - Choice for Life - public service announcements directed toward Hispanic/Latino Adolescents
Safely Managing Chronic Pain: A Personal Resource Guide - MedlinePlus article