Filipino Nurses Association in Nordic is now a member of International Association of Nurses in Palliative Care which is based in the United Kingdom with Elaine Stevens as the Chairperson. Registered Members of FiNAN are automatic members of the association as well. Small steps are big steps indeed!
Our Member Roumeline Aglipay who is a Registered Nurse in the Philippines and in Norway is the first member to realize the Goal #1 (Strengthen the Role of Nurses in Climate Change) of Filipino Nurses Association in Nordic (FiNAN). You are truly a Nurse in Action!
She will be back to Norway tomorrow to continue working in Sarpsborg Kommune, Valaskjold Omsorgssenter as a night shift nurse which she has been doing for six years now.
Evidence-Based Perspective of Climate Change to Patients: Heat waves significantly increase morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic lung disease (Witt et al 2015).