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Nurses to the Rescue!

http://freakonomics.com/podcast/nurses-to-the-rescue/

Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “Nurses to the Rescue!” (You can subscribe to the podcast at Apple Podcasts or elsewhere, get the  55 more words

Favoring a Path to Citizenship to Illegal Immigrants

For the past few years, I’ve gotten into conversations with people about immigration reform. I think people try to start conversations with me on immigration because I have done several cartoons on the subject and I’ve been in several political marches supporting immigrant rights. 931 more words

Podcast: Nurses to the Rescue!

http://freakonomics.com/podcast/nurses-to-the-rescue/

They are the most-trusted profession in America (and with good reason). They are critical to patient outcomes (especially in primary care). Could the growing army of nurse practitioners be an answer to the doctor shortage? 12 more words

Intergenerational

Since watching Paul Tasner’s TED talk, I’ve been mulling over the idea of intergenerational work. Actually, it seems like everything that has to with ageism resonates with me. 506 more words

Important Areas Of Elderly Care

The financial impact of the nationwide nursing shortage: Hospitals pay billions to recruit and retain nurses

http://www.fiercehealthcare.com/finance/financial-impact-nationwide-nursing-shortage-hospitals-pay-billions-to-recruit-and-retain

A new Reuters analysis finds that collectively, hospitals have been paying billions to recruit and retain nurses—offering higher salaries, signing bonuses and even repaying student loans—to address the nationwide nurse shortage. 366 more words

Six Reasons to Become a Nurse

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This article was originally published at empowher.com.

Your toddler falls and gets an owie. They run to you, crying, hoping that you can make it all better. 557 more words

Analysis: Nurse force to grow 36% by 2030, thanks to millennials

http://www.healthcaredive.com/news/analysis-nurse-force-to-grow-36-by-2030-thanks-to-millennials/506539/

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