Staffing Watch

May 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2006, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p18
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The article presents an update on issues affecting medical personnel in the U.S. as of May 2006. The Workforce Institute was launched to address the shortage of health care workers expected to hit 60,000 by 2014. The Nurses for America plans to deploy its first volunteers in August where they will go through immersion training. Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana and University of Florida in Tampa are some of the universities offering doctorates of nursing practice.


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