MICNP Members - In the News
Do you know of an NP or have you yourself recently received an award, published a research article or been highlighted for your involvement with a community project?  We'd love to hear from you, or if you have news on the accomplishments of your NP colleagues and friends so we can highlight their work!  Please email information to MICNP Executive Director Olivia McLaughlin at [email protected]


(October 17, 2019) MICNP president Dr. Mary Anne McCoy quoted in Lansing State Journal article on Michigan facing a primary care physician shortage (click HERE)

(April 24, 2019) Press release "Parent Information Network, Major Health Care Organizations Raise Concerns over Preventable Measles Outbreak" (click HERE)

(December 6, 2018)  MidMichigan Health feature of Northeast Chapter community donations (click HERE)

(November 20, 2018)  NP Week feature of MICNP member Shelly Garlitz in the Alpena News (click HERE)

(October 29, 2018) Mention of MICNP member Patricia Wells in Say Detroit's email blast (click HERE)

(May 10, 2018)  MICNP listed as award sponsor of Oakland University's Nightingale Awards, MICNP member Makenzie Thimm named as runner-up for Advanced Practice Research & Nursing award (click HERE)

(May 7, 2018)  Article on MICNP member Elaine Leigh's with Hep C clinic (click HERE)

(April 9, 2018) Mention of MICNP member Lyn Behnke inducted to WomenHealth board (click HERE)

(March 27, 2018) Mention in The Oakland Press of MICNP Executive Director Olivia McLaughlin as AANP NP Advocate state winner (click HERE)

PR for NP Week (November 11-17, 2018):

-Legislative NP Week proclamation signed by Governor Rick Snyder (click HERE)

-NP Week email message sent to all Michigan legislators (click HERE)

-Press release on NP Week & MICNP will be distributed through various statewide media outlets (click HERE)

-Paid advertising campaign through Michigan.com (including publications such as Detroit News, Detroit Free Press) including Facebook marketing (click HERE to see online ad)

-Print & digital ads were placed in the Lansing State Journal and Battle Creek Enquirer promoting MICNP & NP Week (click HERE to see print ad, click to see digital ad); similar print ad version will also run in the Traverse City Record Eagle, Grand Rapids Press, Huron Daily Tribune and St. Ignace News (U.P.) during the week

-Ad placed in Crain’s Detroit Business Health Care Extra running in the months of October & November (click HERE)

-NP Week public service announcement recorded & distributed statewide (click HERE)

-Information on NP Week 2018 was distributed to media contacts listed for major health systems in Michigan 

-Members of the Ann Arbor Chapter procured a proclamation for NP Week by Mayor Christopher Taylor (click HERE to see photo)

-The Northeast Chapter placed a local billboard in their area highlighting NP Week 2018 (click HERE)

-MICNP Chapter Presidents sent in Letters to the Editor to local newspapers (click HERE to see submission by NAPNN Chapter President Terry Durley, printed in Marquette's Mining Journal)