Denetra Hampton Discusses Health Policy and Nursing Science

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton A Discussion on Health Policy and Nursing Science The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines policy as a law, regulation, procedure, administrative action, incentive, or voluntary practice of governments and other institutions. I believe the assessment, planning and implementation of new policy […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses Vaccinations: A Public Health Crisis

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton Vaccinations: A Public Health Crisis One of the most critical challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic was vaccine distribution. Today countries around the globe have reached high percentages of vaccinations; however, research suggests that despite global efforts to address equitable access, vaccinations would become […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses The Heckler Report: A Landmark Report on Health Disparities

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton The Heckler Report: A Landmark Report on Health Disparities Margaret Heckler served as Secretary of the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services from 1983 to 1985. She introduced the Heckler Report in 1985. Although her contributions were many, it was her work […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses A Historical Timeline of Pandemic Movements

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton A Timeline of COVID-19 Pandemic Events And Their Effect On Nursing Merriam Webster Dictionary defines a movement as an organized activity working toward an objective, such as the Civil Rights Movement.    In this VLOG I introduce you to a timeline of historical […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses Health Inequities and Social Determinants of Health

Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton The Investment: Building Health Equity in Medicine with Nursing Science In my previous blog I introduced you to the role of the nurse scientist and why diversity is vital to the continued efficacy of the role in health equity.  In this VLOG, I […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses the State of Nursing Science and Diversity

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton The State of Nursing Science and the Role of the Nurse Scientist The nursing field generally evokes visions of clinical operations rather than art, science, and cultural competence. I contend that this vision gap stems from a continued lack of diversity in the […]

Denetra Hampton

Denetra Hampton

Denetra Hampton is a film producer and former U.S. Naval Nurse Corps Officer.