A Few Good Women: U.S. Female Veterans With PTSD Are Getting Better Care  

Jill Tucker, RN says: “U.S. female veterans suffer post-traumatic stress disorders at the same rate as male veterans—but female veterans seek care in the VA system at only half the rate of men. Much of the women’s PTSD issues are related to military sexual trauma. Compounding the situation, many female veterans are uncomfortable at aging VA facilities, feeling they are returning to the institution in which they were assaulted. Fortunately the VA recognizes this issue and is working to ease women into the system. Every VA medical center now has a military sexual trauma coordinator, and

2024-02-20T12:51:47+00:00February 9th, 2015|News|

Women’s Health Harmed as Medical Studies Ignore Gender  

Jill Tucker, RN says: “Woman are increasingly taking the leadership role in business as well as the home, so any medical research that discounts gender is inherently flawed. As a woman-owned and operated small business Jill Tucker Nursing Services understands the medical needs of women innately. In preparing patients (of both sexes) for surgery, and providing care during recuperation and recovery, the research at Jill Tucker Nursing is always ongoing, and is always fully inclusive.” Women’s Health Harmed as Medical Studies Ignore Gender Bloomberg.com  March 2, 2014 

2019-01-20T17:23:45+00:00March 2nd, 2014|News|