Connect with:
Friday, November 24, 2017
HomeHealthHealthstyles on August 8th: Prevention and a National Nurse for Public Health

Healthstyles on August 8th: Prevention and a National Nurse for Public Health

public-health2
The Affordable Care Act includes authorization and some funding for ramping up the nation’s focus on promoting health and preventing illness.  On August 8th, from 11:00 to 11:25 PM on WBAI (99.5 FM, NYC; www.wbai.org) , Susan Sullivan, a retired public health nurse, RN, and Anne Llewellyn, RN, a certified case manager, discuss national efforts to promote health with Healthstyles producer and moderator, Diana Mason, RN. Sullivan and Llewellyn are both involved in an initiative to create a position of National Nurse for Public Health and argue that this position could be key to achieving the nation’s health goals.

Tags

Written by

djmasonrn@gmail.com

<p>Diana is a co-director of the GW Nursing Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement and founder of HealthCetera. She was previously president of the American Academy of Nursing. She is senior policy professor at George Washington University and the Rudin Professor of Nursing at Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing. She is a health policy expert and leader. Diana tweets @djmasonrn.</p>

Latest comments

leave a comment