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Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut: William Sullivan, President & CEO

In 1909, the first visiting nurse began making rounds in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on a bicycle. Hired by a group of 80 women from 21 churches and charitable organizations, her job was to take care of homebound tuberculosis patients and to educate their families on preventing the spread of the disease. In 1910, the organization hired […]

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