PATRICIA HOROHO, RN
The first RN and first woman has been nominated to serve as Army Surgeon General. Major General Patricia Horoho, MSN, MS, RN, a member of the North Carolina Nurses Association, currently serves as Chief of the US Army Nurse Corps. In May, her nomination was announced by Defense Secretary, Robert Gates.
On September 11, 2001 Horoho was at the Pentagon; her quick and efficient response to the wounded earned her recognition as a “NURSE HERO” from the American Red Cross and Nursing Spectrum magazine.
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