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$200 million marked for advanced-practice nurse training
Modern Healthcare

Five U.S. hospitals collectively will receive as much as $200 million in federal funding to train advanced-practice registered nurses during the next four years, HHS announced Monday. The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C., Scottsdale (Ariz.) Healthcare Medical Center, Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center in Houston will participate in the CMS Innovation Center’s Graduate Nursing Education Demonstration that was created as part of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.