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Barbara Lumpkin, RN- Legendary nurse advocate

Barbara Lumpkin, RN- Legendary nurse advocate

Barbara Lumpkin, RN has been a steadfast advocate for the nursing profession since taking a position with the Florida Nurses Association (FNA) in 1974. Throughout these decades she has lobbied to improve healthcare for everyone and working conditions and rights for nurses throughout Florida and the United States. There is no doubt that Barbara Lumpkin is a living legend in the nursing profession.

This One Love for Nurses podcast episode provides the unique opportunity for nurses and other others around the world to hear Barbara Lumpkin’s timely perspective regarding: the current role of individual nurses in health care policy making and nurse advocacy; the collective role organizations such as the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) in improving working conditions and securing tuition reimbursement. Also, we candidly discuss the relevancy of nursing collective bargaining agencies.

These along with other timely and historical perspectives of the nursing profession are discussed in this podcast episode of One Love for Nurses with Barbara Lumpkin, RN. You won’t want to miss it.

Connect with Barbara Lumpkin personally at Baraba_Lumpkin@bellsouth.net

Warmest regards,

 

Suzie Farthing, RN

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Cynthia Sanchez is a registered nurse (RN) turned Pinterest Expert and New Media Business Consultant with http://www.ohsopinteresting.com

Cynthia Sanchez: Nurse Turned Pinterest Expert and New Media Business Consultant

 

Cynthia Sanchez is a RN and former oncology nurse navigator turned Pinterest expert.  Cynthia took her passion for Pinterest to a new level by becoming a Pinterest business consultant.  Now, who knows what her future will bring?

Just in case you don’t know… 

Pinterest is a virtual inspiration board, a wish list or archive of sorts. It is a fabulous way to educate, network and promote your business or cause.

Cynthia is now solely an entrepreneur and is providing one-on-one consulting services to businesses looking to gage with customers through Pinterest’s interactive boards.  Cynthia also blogs and hosts the “Oh So Pinteresting” podcast.  She and business partner, Vincent Ng, conduct online Pinterest marketing workshops.

So, you may be curious how Cynthia Sanchez transitioned out of nursing into entrepreneurship.

In this episode of One Love for Nurses, Cynthia and I talk about what led her to leave nursing and venture out as a social media entrepreneur.  Cynthia shares how she got started in Pinterest consulting.  We also touch on the value of Pinterest to healthcare professionals and industries.

Learn more about Pinterest.

Connect with Cynthia Sanchez on Pinterest and check out her Pinterest Tips and News Board.

Blessings and best regards to you!

Suzie Farthing

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030 Registered Nurse Keith Carlson: Writer, Coach, RN/FM Radio Host, Entrepreneur and All Around Inspiration

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download The American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker, Jim Rohn once said, “I will take care of me for you, if you will take care of you for me.” This is a great thought to mull over as we head into the New Year. With this thought in mind, […]

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