"Nurses on Our Own"
Registered Nurses Karon White Gibson and Joy Smith Catterson
started one of the nation's first Independent Nurse Practitioner
offices in Chicago. The young, idealistic nurses expected
to heal bumps and bruises, and ended up dealing with all that
ails the human body and soul.
The daring move was more controversial than they expected
and impacted their lives in many ways.
Their courageous, updated story details their adventures running
and expanding their entreprenurial opportunities as Registered
"AN INSPIRING TRUE STORY OF TWO COURAGEOUS WOMEN WILLING
TO FIGHT FOR THEIR IDEALS."
-Chicago Sun Times
"THE STORY OF THE SPUNKY WOMEN IN WHITE WHO CHALLENGED
THE SYSTEM AND WON."
"ENCOURAGES OTHER WOMEN -- NURSES OR NOT -- TO CONSIDER