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THEY CAN HEAR YOU NOW. Make us full partners in care. Give us a seat at the table. Promote safer staffing. Better funding. Let us lead change. You offer your care. Your compassion. Your devotion. And what do you get in return? A deaf ear? Not anymore. We’re the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association—and with the support of the state’s nurses, we’ve successfully lobbied to protect your titles, improve funding, introduce safe staffing legislation, and bring nurses to the table during the policy making process. Of course, there’s more to our story. So, if you’re curious to know why physicians, administrators and lawmakers are suddenly giving you their attention, visit Then, join the chorus. Winter 2014 Pennsylvania Nurse 18