Nurses push for standard on nurse-patient ratios

Arlington resident and nurse Kelly Williams was a caretaker from the beginning — she would rush to her siblings when they were injured, and at 8 years old she helped care for her ailing grandmother.

“She’s the youngest, but she was always the person to put Band-Aids on her older brothers and sister,” said her mother, Donna Kelly-Williams, 63. “She’s the nurse that I would want to take care of me.”

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