Delaware Gov. Jack Markell visited the University of Delaware Health Sciences Complex on the Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus on Tuesday to sign a pair of senate bills – SB57 and SB101 – that give Delaware nurses more independence.

Markell was joined by State Sen. Bethany Hall-Long, other bill co-sponsors, and UD’s nursing community.

Nurses were visibly moved as Markell announced that the bills were officially the law of the land, giving them more autonomy to address patients’ needs. Read more

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