Nurse proposes funding and focus on mental health

Nurse proposes funding and focus on mental health

have managed the care of many patients, from facilitating senior groups who suffer from depression, grief and adjustment disorders to those who are in locked units because of behavior related to their schizophrenia.

I have developed the nursing behavioral health program at one of the leading home health agencies. The home environments of some of these patients is terrible to behold. Home health nurses referring the patients to outside resources and by counseling stressed family members. But it is not enough.

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