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Netflix Show Gets Aging Right

I am thrilled that the third season of Netflix’s Grace and Frankie is finally here. As one of the first gerontological nurse practitioners to be certified by the ANA back in the 60s and now a 70-something woman, I am depressed that the very same stereotyping and dismissal of the aged I first encountered is still happening. 1,382 more words

Nurse Practitoner

Email #107, Subject: "we cannot support The American Health Care Act"

Yesterday on your live Facebook video, you said that you intend to vote for the American Health Care Act today. That sincerely surprises me. The AHCA has a 30% approval rating. 492 more words

Health Care

Doctors and nurses rip apart the GOP Health plan: “Those that need it the most will lose the most”

The following are position statements by health care professionals who understand how their patients will be affected by the GOP health reform.

“The nation’s biggest doctors group on Wednesday came out in opposition to the GOP’s ObamaCare replacement bill, warning that it would cause millions of people to lose coverage.” 444 more words


GOP Threat to Mental Health Treatment

Leading health care stakeholders are condemning the Republican health care plan, with some expressing grave concerns about its impact on mental health treatment. The National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) says the Republican plan puts “millions of Americans with mental illness at risk.” 650 more words

Mental Health

Bonnie W. Battey, Ph.D., RN

Title: Nursing Consultant
Company: Private Practice
Location: Antioch, CA United States 116 more words

Health Care

Marilyn A. Ray, Ph.D.

Title: Professor Emeritus

Company: Florida Atlantic University,
Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing

Location: Boca Raton, FL United States

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Health Care