Grayson, Mary
November 2005
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2005, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the retirement of the baby boom generation in the U.S. as of November 2005. An increasing number of retirement affects the number of nurses in the region as of the period. U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao comments on the retirement. The author claims that the health care industry will compete with all of business and industry in hiring of skilled workers due to the retirement.


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