Men make inroads in female-dominated world

February 2007
Occupational Health Management;Feb2007, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p15
The article reports that the number of male nurses taking up occupational health nursing in the U.S. is gradually increasing. Data from the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) shows that of its total membership of 8,655, 7,879 or 97 percent are women, and 439 or five percent are men. It also found that salaries continue to rise in occupational health nursing.


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