WellNurse’s story began in May 2020 when over 500 nurses joined together to participate in the NurseHack4Health COVID-19 Virtual Hackathon. Passionate about creating solutions for nursing and clinician wellness, the WellNurse team won the Resiliency & Self-Care Challenge during the Hackathon.
Today, WellNurse focuses its mission towards improving the well-being of the clinician workforce.
Nurse Innovators Present Winning Ideas at Hackathon
May 15-17 Event Aims to Solve COVID-19 Healthcare Challenges with Technological Solutions
College Student’s Simple Invention Helps Nurses Work and Patients Rest The device, a wearable night light that can minimize disturbances for sleeping patients, is the brainchild of a University of Pennsylvania senior and a neonatal I.C.U. nurse.
Nurse Innovators Present Winning Ideas at Hackathon, June 2020
Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, the Society of Nurse Scientists Innovators Entrepreneurs and Leaders (SONSIEL), and DevUP announce the first Nurse Hack for Health: COVID-19 Virtual Hackathon, occurring online May 15-17, 2020.
Inspiring nursing innovation for COVID-19 and beyond
NurseHack4Health is a free, weekend-long virtual hackathon presented by Johnson & Johnson, SONSIEL, Microsoft and dev up for nurses to share and develop their ideas to improve healthcare and strengthen their innovation skills.