Published on July 10, 2015

Mercy Philadelphia Nurse Publishes Article on Fracking

Carly CruzWEST PHILADELPHIA, PA (July 10, 2015): Carly Cruz, BSN, RN, a nurse in the Emergency Department at Mercy Philadelphia, recently published an article that details the potential health and environmental ramifications of the practice of Fracking. The article titled, “Hydraulic Fracturing: Environmental and Public Health Advocacy,” was featured in the Spring 2015 edition of Pennsylvania Nurse, the publication of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association. A post-test that provides 1.0 contact hours (CE) is included with the article.

Cruz is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in nursing with a primary focus on public health.