Strengthening Hospital Nursing: A Program to Improve Patient Care

This initiative, Strengthening Hospital Nursing: A Program to Improve Patient Care, jointly funded with Pew Charitable Trusts, was designed to encourage hospitals to undertake institution-wide restructuring in order to provide better patient care by improving nursing services.Under this grant, the grantee will complete a plan for restructuring the workplace for nursing services including a detailed implementation proposal for submission to the RWJF and Pew Charitable Trusts for Phase Two of the Strengthening Hospital Nursing Program. The Pennsylvania State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, is a rural hospital with 334 beds.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $49,883.00

Awarded on: 7/13/1989

Time frame: 8/1/1989 - 7/31/1990

Grant Number: 15562

Grantee

Pennsylvania State University, The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

P.O. Box 850
Hershey, PA, 17033-0850

717-531-8521
Website

Joan M. Lartin-Drake
Project Director

717-249-3122
Email