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TONE has been asked to provide input to the Texas Board of Nursing Strategic Plan for 2019-2023. Please complete the four question survey by Wednesday, March 28th.



Excellence in Leadership Award Recipient Announced

The 2017 Excellence in Leadership Award Recipient was announced at the 2018 TONE Annual Conference. Dr. Rebecca Hunter was presented the award by Dr. Paula Webb, TONE President.

Fatigue in Nursing: Should we be Concerned?
By: Barbara Cherry, DNSc, MBA, RN, NEA-BC
Professor and Associate Dean, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
We all are aware of the challenging and intense nature of nurses’ work – the long hours, the mental stress and the opportunities (or demand) to work far beyond the typical 40-hour workweek.
Developing and Mentoring "Up and Coming" Nurse Leaders
By: Valerie Kiper, DNP, RN, MSN, NEA-BC
Assistant Professors of Nursing/RN to BSN Program/Texas Tech Health Sciences Center
It’s been said that leaders are born; but as we know, these skills can also be learned. Leaders do more than organize, direct, delegate, and have vision; they use interpersonal skills to help others achieve their highest potential.

Thank You 2018 Annual Conference Diamond & Platinum Sponsors