A Serious Shortage of Nurses Predicted For the Healthcare Industry

A research that was published by American Public Health Association journal Medical Care predicts that there will be a shortage of around 130,000 nurses in 2025. This research report is in direct contrast to a previous estimate decades ago that the shortage will be from 500,000 to 800,000 nurses. Will this be a major problem for health care leaders? Previous estimates made by the Journal of American Medical Association in 2000 spurred several changes in health care. Worries about the supply o...
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The View Loses Two Sponsors Due To Nurse Jokes

Kelley Johnson represents Colorado for 2016 Miss America pageant. Her talent was a monologue about being a nurse. However, the monologue resulted into two sponsors dropping their ads from the show “The View” following the jokes made by the hosts Joy Behar and Michelle Collins regarding the nursing profession. As the opening credits for The View rolled, the announcer revealed that the Friday show would be about the life-saving role that nurses do in their daily life. Behar walked on the set an...
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