Monday, November 17, 2008

NOW on PBS: "Nurses Needed"

According to a government study, by the year 2020, there could be a nationwide shortage of up to one million nurses, which could result in substandard treatment for hundreds of thousands of patients. Just as alarming, fewer nurses are choosing to teach the next generation of professionals, resulting in tens of thousands of applicants being turned away from the nation's nursing schools.

Read more about the PBS coverage and watch an interview with INQRI director, Mary Naylor.

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