Nurse Leadership

Nurse Leader Institute

The Louisiana Action Coalition launched its Nurse Leader Institute in September 2015 and is accepting applications for its first program through Oct. 31, 2015. The LAC Nurse Leader Institute is a five-day, intensive program to help you develop long-lasting, effective leadership skills.



Those who have completed the five-day LAC Nurse Leader Institute training are eligible to participate in LAC’s Nurse Leader Mentorship program, a nine-month structured program that matches aspiring nurse leaders with mentors who will work one on one with participants.


Nurse Leader Institute Fellows - 2016 Class

Those who complete the LAC Nurse Leader Institute and the LAC Nurse Leader Mentorship Program are honored as Nurse Leader Institute Fellows by the Louisiana Nurses Foundation.


Board Membership

As part of the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, the Louisiana Action Coalition is working to ensure nurses have a voice in the boardroom. To further that goal, 21 national organizations have committed to work together to get 10,000 nurses on boards by 2020.


LAC has partnered with Louisiana State Nurses Association (LSNA) to increase the number of nurses on boards in Louisiana, facilitate the process and provide education and information to prospective board members. Click here to visit the Nurses on Boards and Commissions page on LSNA's website  and click here to visit LAC's Nurses on Boards page.


Campaign for Action

The Campaign for Action is working on both the national level and in every state, engaging with consumers, nurses, other clinicians, insurers, health care systems, employers, educators, funders, and public policy makers—all the stakeholders who need to be involved in system change.


Our vision: Everyone in Louisiana can live a healthier life, supported by nurses as essential partners in providing care and promoting health equity and well-being.


Louisiana Action Coalition

543 Spanish Town Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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