Legislation to require Medicaid coverage for APRNs services
Posted: 6/27/2005 at 11:23:47 AM
The American Nurses Association (ANA) today applauded Congressman John W. Olver (D-MA) who introduced bipartisan legislation that would expand patient access to quality health care by requiring states to offer Medicaid coverage for primary health-care services provided by advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).
St. Anthony Summit Medical Center has been recognized with a Commitment to Excellence Award for its commitment to excellence in patient care as well as exceeding industry standards. To qualify for an award, the facility must have been a patient satisfaction-tracking client of The Jackson Organization for all four quarters in 2004. Summit Medical Center was chosen at the top of its class for "Inpatient-Maternity Experience."
ANA sues EPA in effort to prevent mercury exposure
Posted: 6/27/2005 at 11:14:48 AM
Four leading medical, nursing and public health groups, representing more than 300,000 public health professionals, filed a challenge to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) power plant mercury rule.
St. Anthony Health Foundation announces the "Food For Thought Series" which highlights interest and provocative book discussions on a regular basis to benefit the Women & Children’s Fund. This year’s event is a storytelling picnic with author, Renee Fajardo.