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Nurses Share Stories From The Health Care Frontlines – Health – Madison Magazine News Story – WISC Madison

Text Size AAA By Brennan Nardi Madison Magazine Wilma Rohweder Wilma Rohweder was just seventeen years old when polio struck. Her dream was to become a nurse, but when she fell ill, her mother began to worry. “She tried to … Continue reading

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Nursing Malpractice Alleged When Suspected Breast Cancer Patient Doesn’t Follow Up

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Why Do 18% of New Nurses Quit Their First Jobs? Nurse Recruitment and Retention:

I just learned about the RN Work Project (www.RNWorkProject.org) that will track careers among newly licensed registered nurses. With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation until 2016, they’ll study RN work careers for 10 years.   To understand the … Continue reading

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Slow job market for nurses expected to rebound | Standard-Examiner – Ogden, Layton, Brigham, Weber, Davis, Sports, Entertainment, Dining, Utah Jazz, Real Salt Lake, Ogden Raptors, Top of Utah News

The recession has finally caught up to nursing, the so-called “recession-proof” job. But experts say the demand for nurses won’t be slowed for long. Evidence of the now-lagging nursing job market is anecdotal and inconsistent; no definitive figures exist. But … Continue reading

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Facing doctor shortage, 28 states may expand nurses’ role – USATODAY.com

A nurse may soon be your doctor. With a looming shortage of primary care doctors, 28 states are considering expanding the authority of nurse practitioners. These nurses with advanced degrees want the right to practice without a doctor’s watchful eye … Continue reading

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Nursing, Not For Everyone, Not For Most People, by Andrew Lopez, RN, Nurses Views of The Nursing Profession

Nursing, Not For Everyone, Not For Most People, Nurses Views of The Nursing Profession – by Andrew Lopez, RN:”Nursing is no longer an attractive profession for young women (historically the largest segment of the population entering Nursing) to go into. … Continue reading

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Our Newest Additions New Stuff, A to Z Nursing Links, Alphabetical Nursing

Our Newest Additions New Stuff, A to Z Nursing Links, Alphabetical Nursing:”Our Newest Additions New Stuff, It is our intent for this Alphabetical, A to Z index to be a comprehensive listing of Nursing-related resources on the Internet. It is … Continue reading

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