Deborah Boroughs, RN, MSN

Deborah Boroughs, RN, MSN

Instructor Bio:
Deborah Boroughs, RN, MSN, has extensive professional and personal experience in the management of medically complex children. As an advanced practice nurse, she led a professional team of nurses and social workers as the director of the Pennsylvania Ventilator Assisted Children’s Home Program (VACHP), a PA Department of Health program with offices at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Children’s Hospital. She is a much-published author of professional journal articles and textbook chapters and a lecturer about care of the complex pediatric patient. She has taught pediatric and community health nursing at two universities. She currently serves as a consultant to home care agencies, an expert witness for legal cases, and as an nurse educator of home care nurses. Personally, she is the mother of eight children, six of whom are adopted with complex healthcare needs, including two ventilator-dependent children.

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