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Monday, March 24, 2014

A physician's tribute to the pioneer of nursing
Have you seen the New York Times article on Florence Nightingale and her contributions to healthcare by San Francisco physician Victoria Sweet? It really is a source of pride for all of us to recognize our legacy was started by such an amazing woman, scientist, and nurse. She was the first evidence-based practice nurse, using data to drive decisions and changes. She had a passion and calling to improve healthcare for all. This article is even more special coming from a physician’s perspective. Enjoy!