February 1972

Participation of Pediatric Residents in a Nurse Practitioner Program

Author Affiliations

From the departments of pediatrics (Drs. Hertz and Barness) and nursing (Joan Safko), Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

Am J Dis Child. 1972;123(2):126-127. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1972.02110080104009

In a program designed to involve pediatric resident physicians and pediatric nurse practitioners at both educational and health service delivery levels, participants have developed an ability to work cooperatively and additively in a clinical setting.