Press Room

May 6, 2014

SLACK Incorporated Announces Winner of The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing’s Innovation Award

Thorofare, NJ – SLACK Incorporated is excited to announce the winner of The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing’s 3rd annual Innovation Award.

The winning article, "Immersion Scenarios Bridge the Education–Practice Gap for New Graduate Registered Nurses," appeared in the July 2013 issue of The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, vol. 44, issue 7, pages 319-325.

Congratulations to Marianne J. Mowry, MSN, RN-BC, and Mark D. Crump, BSN, RN-BC.

Ms. Mowry is Coordinator of Simulation & Skills and Mr. Crump was Behavioral Health Network Educator, Seton Healthcare Family, Austin, Texas.

This award recognizes excellence in writing and evidence of the expansion and/or dissemination of knowledge in the field of nursing professional development related to creativity and innovation, innovative educational strategies, evaluation methodologies, documentation of changes in practice, or contributions to the development of new knowledge. According to Lynore D. DeSilets, EdD, RN-BC, Chair of the Award Committee, “The reviewers thought this article was unique and forward thinking. ‘Immersion Scenarios Bridge the Education–Practice Gap for New Graduate Registered Nurses’ resulted in changes to practice, which made a difference to both the employer and the health care services they provide.” John Bond, Chief Content Officer, SLACK Incorporated, said, “We are honored to present this award to Ms. Mowry for her and Mr. Crump’s work, which will provide many nurses and educators with food for thought.” The award winner will be announced in the May 2014 issue of The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing.

For more information, contact John Bond, Chief Content Officer, SLACK Health Care Books and Journals, at jbond@slackinc.com, 856.848.1000 ext. 294.

 

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About The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing

The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing
 is a monthly journal providing original, peer-reviewed articles on continuing nursing education. Directed toward all participants in continuing nursing education and staff development, the Journal provides features including teaching tips, administrative angles, and clinical updates as well as offers contact hours in each issue. For more information, visit healio.com/nursing/journals/jcen.

About SLACK Incorporated
SLACK Incorporated, publisher of Healio.com, is a leading provider of information to targeted health care specialties. SLACK produces 42 publications in print and online; publishes more than 250 medical and allied health books; creates custom print and Internet-related projects; and produces convention daily newspapers and meeting supplements for a growing number of health care meetings. For more information, visit slackinc.com.