The Nursing Profession
Guests:

Peter Buerhaus
*Senior Associate Dean of Research, Vanderbilt School of Nursing

Cheryl Johnson
*President, United American Nurses

Bonnie Sakallaris
*Director of Nursing, Cardiac Services, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC.

Representative Lois Capps
*Democratic Congresswoman from Santa Barbara, CA

Kenneth Harris
*Director of the Preservation Projects, Library of Congress

A new survey shows that enrollment in nursing programs is on the rise. But that doesn't mean that it's the end of the nursing shortage. Will there ever be enough nurses without fundamentally changing the medical system? Neal Conan talks with nurses and you about the future of nursing on Talk of the Nation from NPR News.
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The Nursing Profession

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The Nursing Profession

The Nursing Profession

The Nursing Profession

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Peter Buerhaus
*Senior Associate Dean of Research, Vanderbilt School of Nursing

Cheryl Johnson
*President, United American Nurses

Bonnie Sakallaris
*Director of Nursing, Cardiac Services, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC.

Representative Lois Capps
*Democratic Congresswoman from Santa Barbara, CA

Kenneth Harris
*Director of the Preservation Projects, Library of Congress

A new survey shows that enrollment in nursing programs is on the rise. But that doesn't mean that it's the end of the nursing shortage. Will there ever be enough nurses without fundamentally changing the medical system? Neal Conan talks with nurses and you about the future of nursing on Talk of the Nation from NPR News.