August 9, 2012

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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.