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Penn Nursing Study Cites Federal Policy as Key to Primary Care Access and Nurse Practitioner Workforce Development

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With demand for primary care expected to increase sharply over the next five years– due to passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), population growth and aging – the role of advanced-practice nurses or nurse practitioners (NPs) is also...
28-May-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Penn Nursing Expert on Nutrition and Breastfeeding is Guest Editor of Special Edition of the "Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing" Focusing on Lactation

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University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Expert on Nutrition and Breastfeeding is Guest Editor of Special Edition of the Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, Focusing on Lactation
15-May-2015 12:30 PM EDT

Nurse Scientist Therese S. Richmond Receives Claire M. Fagin Distinguished Researcher Award

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Nurse Scientist Therese S. Richmond Receives Claire M. Fagin Distinguished Researcher Award
8-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Announces Major General Margaret C. Wilmoth as Commencement Speaker

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University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Announces Major General Margaret C. Wilmoth as Commencement Speaker on May 18, 3 p.m. at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia
29-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Penn Nursing and the Renfield Foundation Seek Nominations for $100,000 Award for Global Women’s Health

Penn Nursing and the Renfield Foundation Seek Nominations for $100,000 Award for Global Women's Health
13-Mar-2015 1:45 PM EDT

Better Nursing Resources for Critically Ill Babies Could Improve Health of 7 out of 10 Black Preemies

In the first study of its kind about critically ill infants, a University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing investigation shows that an insufficient number of nurses and poor work environments are associated with poorer health of infants born in...
23-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Good Home Care by Nurses Prevents Hospital and Nursing Home Admissions

In the largest study of its kind, a University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) investigation shows that home health agencies providing organizational support to their nurses get better outcomes. The best outcomes for patients,...
15-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Company Co-Founded by Penn Nursing Professor Wins 'Game Changing Healthcare' Award

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RightCare Solutions, the company co-founded by Penn Nursing professor Kathryn Bowles, was awarded 'Game Changing Healthcare Company of the Year' at the 21st Annual Enterprise Awards presented by PACT, the Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital...
12-May-2014 3:30 PM EDT

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Senators: Widen Medicaid Program for Frail Seniors

29-Sep-2014 5:15 PM EDT

Nursing Science, Evidence, and Policy Recommendations for Creating a Culture of Health in Home Care

29-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Surviving Survival

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In the largest study of its kind, researchers led by the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing have investigated the caregivers of 186 mothers to childhood brain tumor survivors aged 14-40 whose care needs last long into adulthood. They based...
27-Nov-2013 3:00 PM EST

What's Next for Autism Research and Treatment? Penn Nursing Expert Available for Comment

28-Mar-2013 1:00 PM EDT

Most Vulnerable Babies at Increased Risk From Nurse Understaffing

18-Mar-2013 3:40 PM EDT

Children and the Mexican-American Obesity Dilemma

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15-Mar-2013 4:30 PM EDT

Penn Nursing: Parent Presence Reduces Stress During Pediatric Procedures

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13-Mar-2013 1:00 PM EDT

On Joining Forces Anniversary, Penn Nursing Experts Available to Discuss PTSD

13-Mar-2013 1:00 PM EDT

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