Dr. Evadne Harrison-Madu, Chair of the Essex County College Division of Nursing & Allied Health, has been reappointed to another one-year term on the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Collaborative Center for Nursing (NJCCN). Dr. Harrison-Madu has served on the NJCCN since being first appointed in 2015.
“It is an honor to be repointed to this important position. I’m excited and anxious to continue to help move the nursing profession forward,” Dr. Madu said.
The appointed was made by Gov. Chris Christie.
The Center and its board work on behalf of nurses to provide evidence-based recommendations regarding the nursing workforce and its impact on patient care. According to its mission, the Center is working to promote a positive image for nursing, while ensuring diverse nursing providers are available to meet the demand of the state’s evolving healthcare system.
In addition, the NJCCN works to promote a positive image for the nursing profession both locally and nationally.
The Center is housed in the Rutgers School of Nursing at its Newark campus, and is guided by a 17-member board representing state nursing and health care stakeholders.