Gov. Edward G. Rendell's health care reform plan, the Prescription for Pennsylvania, calls for more nurses to practice to the fullest extent of their training and skills.
Dr. Eileen Sullivan-Marx
Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing
Advises American Medical Association on nursing duties and compensation
Researched predictors and outcomes of advanced practice nursing care and physical restraint use in older adults in hospitals and nursing homes, along with Penn Nursing colleagues, which led to changes in U.S. health policy
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