Nurses march in Upper Senate Park last week during a national day of action. Nurses say they can help bring health care costs under control by playing a more prominent role in the health care system.
She said that when nurse practitioners lead teams to manage patients with chronic ailment like diabetes, studies have shown high levels of patient satisfaction and high quality of care. I might argue that nurses are better at collaboration, she said.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.