The nursing profession contains multiple types of nurses, (eg, Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners) each of which have different educational requirements. Nurses work both on their own and with other healthcare professionals to deliver quality healthcare services. Nursing is the largest licensed health care profession in the US.

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Topics: COVID-19, Nursing, Workforce Demand, Workforce Supply

September 13, 2021
This report reviews the supply and demand of registered nurses in California and how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the workforce.
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August 31, 2021
This webinar describes the development and usage of social mission metrics and discusses implications for future work in this area.
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Presenters: Bianca Frogner

Topics: Nursing, Staffing, Workforce Supply

August 3, 2021
This article examines turnover among home health nurses, focusing on the role of schedule volatility.
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July 22, 2021
This webinar explores a career development program at the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing. The FirstGenRN Program focuses on a learning community for nursing students, faculty development, and a visibility campaign.
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Authors: Patricia Pittman

Topics: Behavioral Health, Nursing, Staffing, Workforce Demand, Workforce Supply

May 17, 2021
This article compares wages and patterns of employment among skilled nursing facilities therapy staff to estimate immediate and gradual effects of PDPM implementation.
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