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VIDEO: Impending Nurse Shortage

November 28, 2011 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

With the combination of a slowing economy and an aging population, the health care system will feel deep impacts of a nursing shortage.  Fewer students are seeking advanced practice nursing degrees, and retiring instructors are not being replaced fast enough.  

Leading educators, nurse advocates, and students are preparing for the future, are our policy makers doing the same?


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