HEALTH CARE IN PRISON: PDF OnlyChange in One City's System it started with a director of nursingMURTHA, RENA Author Information Ms. MURTHA, R.N., M.A., is director of nursing service. Prison Health Service of New York City. Previously she had been an emergency-room staff nurse, head nurse, and supervisor at Fordham Hospital and Bronx Municipal Hospital Center; coordinator of ambulatory care, Bronx Lebanon Hospital; and chief project nurse. Child and Youth Project. Roosevelt Hospital; all in New York, N.Y. AJN, American Journal of Nursing 75(3):p 421-422, March 1975. Buy © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.