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Mandating nurses and pa

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Inside nurses' decades-long battle for better staffing ratios and why the healthcare industry has remained resistant. There's a palpable air of excitement among nurses in Pennsylvania. For the first time in the state's history, a governor has voiced support for nurse-to-patient staffing rules that would set a maximum number of Mandating nurses and pa an individual nurse can care for at once.

On top of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's support, 49 state legislators in Pennsylvania have co-sponsored bills in the House and Senate that seek to establish mandated nurse-to-patient staffing ratios in hospitals.

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