WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Rural Americans are more likely to undergo from chronic health conditions akin to diabetes, coronary heart problems and cancer, and face higher difficulty accessing high quality healthcare than urban counterparts, in keeping with a report released on Wednesday.
Jennifer Matthews is a Professor of Nursing at Shenandoah University. She earned a PhD in Nursing Administration and Policy from George Mason University. She has a Master’s in Nursing from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Master’s in Business Management from Troy State University in Alabama. Dr. Matthews is a Registered Nurse and an Advanced Practice Nurse with an ANCC specialty certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Health. Dr. Matthews has worked on the national degree for the American Nurses Association and continues coverage work on the state and native levels. She has been passionate about the improvement and evolution of the ANCC Magnet Program and was instrumental … Read more