The Communication Sub-Committee plans, implements, and evaluates communication needs among PHS Nurses including: website, social media, nurse resource manual, listserv, and collaborative activities.
- Create mechanisms to foster enhanced dialogue with stakeholders in nursing and public health.
- Promote PHS nurse (civil service, commissioned corps amd tribal nurses) participation in the N-PAC listserv.
- Develop the next generation of PHS nurses to address evolving public health issues.
- Evaluate website form and function to ensure flexibility and website relevance for its users.
- Utilize social media opportunities such as the N-PAC Facebook fan page to encourage dialog and information sharing with PHS nurses and outside stakeholders.
- Develop and monitor listserv activities.
- Maintain the Nurse Resource Manual and the NPAC Member Orientation Guide on the N-PAC website.
Communication Sub-Committee Co-Chairs
CDR Mike Krumlauf – Krumlaum@cc.nih.gov
CDR Scott Lamberson – Scott.Lamberson@usdoj.gov
Communication Sub-Committee Workgroups
- Listserv Workgroup
- Website Workgroup
- Collaborative Workgroup
Website & Listserv Policies:
For information about how to submit information for posting to the N-PAC website including a list of content liaisons and webmasters, click HERE. (23 Kb)
For information about how and what kinds of vacancy announcements can be posted to the N-PAC listserv, click here. (15 Kb)
For information about the various ways N-PAC communicates with it’s members, click HERE. (128 Kb)
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