Mar. 19, 2019

WHAT: Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks) and Sen. Maria Collett, RN (D-Montgomery/Bucks) will lead a press conference to announce their legislation to set safe nurse-to-patient limits in Pennsylvania hospitals. The bills are an important part of keeping patients in hospitals and acute long-term settings safe, and ensuring they receive the best care possible.

WHO: DiGirolamo, Collett, Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia), Rep. Stephen Kinsey (D-Philadelphia), and representatives from SEIU and the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 20, 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Main Capitol Rotunda, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The press conference will be streamed live at

Media contact: Tracy Polovick, 717.206.6358,