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Nurse Shortages

Reducing Nurse Burnout: A Win-Win Situation

Tera Tuten | Posted 09.26.2012 | Business
Tera Tuten

A nurse is the first line of defense when it comes to identifying problems that a patient may be experiencing. Nurses pick up on small indicators that patients may be in trouble, explained Brown. High patient loads and long shifts can only endanger the patient.

Nation Needs to Address Nursing Educator Shortage, Yesterday

Laura Rodgers | Posted 10.24.2012 | Impact
Laura Rodgers

Although the country is struggling with an economic recession, we must address the nursing faculty shortage before it becomes even more expensive and more burdensome. This issue should be foremost on the national health policy agenda.

City Short 9,000 Nurses, Number Expected To Grow

Chi-Town Daily News | Alex Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

By 2025, some estimates predict the shortage of nurses to grow to 260,000 nationwide. In the Chicago area, there could be a shortage of nearly 11,000 ...

I Oppose Obama's Healthcare Reform (and You Should Too) Because It Does Not Reform Healthcare

Deane Waldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deane Waldman

ObamaCare is a boondoggle, plain and simple. It is a political approach coupled with a self-proclaimed solution for a medical problem. It is snake oil, not an evidence-based treatment.