Covid-19 professional and patient advocacy update
Read our guide on how to stay safe during the Omicron surge.
Covid-19 Mental Health Resources
Nurses - we know and appreciate how hard you are working on behalf of your patients during this unprecedented pandemic. Please consider taking advantage of the following opportunities to care for yourself in these testing times.
Moral Injury and PTSD in the Nursing Profession
This CE class will describe how the Covid-19 pandemic has amplified the stress inherent in the registered nurse’s role within the current health care system. It will explore the critical stressors facing the profession and offer solutions to mitigate those stressors.
Post-Exposure Isolation Period for Omicron SARS-CoV-2 Variant
This scientific brief outlines the incubation period and what nurses and other health care workers should do when exposed to Covid-19.
Covid Testing and Screening in Health Care Settings
This brief goes over a science-driven approach to protecting nurses and other health care workers, our patients, and public health.
OSHA Covid-19 Emergency Temporary Standard
Learn what is now required under the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Covid-19 Emergency Temporary Standard.
NNU’s standards for hospital safety during the Covid-19 pandemic
Learn more about what protective measures hospitals and other health care facilities should implement.
Health care workers have been deeply impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. As a nurse-driven organization, we want to hear from you!
NNU's national surveys have highlighted the issues nurses have faced during the pandemic—including unsafe staffing, workplace violence, and moral distress.
How NNU is advocating for nurses
Statements and letters to officials
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, National Nurses United has called for the proper steps to protect nurses and public health.
Nurses keep up pressure on OSHA to issue permanent Covid standard
National Nurses United has been fiercely advocating for mandatory protections to protect nurses and other health care workers and, as we marked two years into Covid this spring, we relentlessly continue our fight.
Nurses say implement Covid-19 pandemic equity task force recommendations
National Nurses United praised President Biden’s Covid-19 Health Equity Task Force, which released its final report in November.