HAP Blog

September 18, 2019

Can we heal rural health? All eyes are on PA

In terms of health and well-being, rural Pennsylvania and urban Philadelphia have all too much in common, including high rates of child poverty and mortality, food insecurity, and chronic disease.

May 06, 2019

Nurse Workplace Safety in Pennsylvania: Caring for those who care for others

Sadly, and with greater frequency, nurses find themselves needing protection from those they are trying to help. In my current role as chief nursing officer, I receive reports of such incidents almost daily. Most are the result of physical or verbal abuse by patients and their families or visitors.