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More than 234,000 licensed nurse practitioners in the US

More than 234,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) are licensed in the United States, according to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), which released its latest...
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Because of Nursing Research: Supporting Technologies for Healthy Independent Living

For many older adults, there’s no place like home. However, 80% of older adults live with at least one chronic condition, and 50% live...
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What Factors Contribute To Inclusive Culture In Health Care Organizations?

The importance of an inclusive workforce culture in health care is key to advancing scientific inquiry, improving the quality of care, and optimizing patient...
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New E-book Details Forces at Play in Today’s Healthcare Job Market

A new e-book, 'The Nursing Shortage: Help Wanted', examines the current state of the nursing shortage and why it's a job seeker's market for experienced and...
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Survey Shows Nurses Feel Burnt Out While Nursing Skills Gap Continues to Grow

Nursing jobs are increasing at an accelerated rate. CareerBuilder's analysis of the labor market shows the number of nursing jobs (RN and LPN) in...
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How Do I Deal With Bickering and Backstabbing?

People in groups, especially in professionally structured groups, tend to bicker with each other about the way things should be run. It’s human nature...
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Survey Reveals Healthcare Salaries on Rise, But More Is Needed to Retain Employees

The U.S. healthcare industry is feeling the staffing pinch with a growing and aging population that requires more care and has greater access to...
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Why You Aren’t Getting Hired As A Nurse

Frustrated by unemployment, nurses? Job hunting is tricky business. Getting hired as a nurse is a subtle mix of the right qualifications, enough experience, interview chemistry and...
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Instructors Are Causing The Nursing Shortage

The United States is in need of qualified, educated nurses now more than ever. According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American nursing schools...
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5 Things Every Nurse Needs to Know About CRNAs

How much do YOU know about nurse anesthetists? Perhaps surprisingly, they’ve been providing anesthesia care to patients in the U.S. for more than 150...

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