Nursing 'gray tsunami' forecast for BC
- Maryland groups start nurse speakers bureau. // AHA News;10/14/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 40, p7
Reports that the Maryland Hospital Association and other health groups have established a nurses speakers bureau to address the shortage of nursing personnel. Number of nurses who participated in a training to qualify for the bureau; Vacancy rates for registered nurses in Maryland hospitals.
- Nursing numbers in Britain: the argument for workforce planning. Buchan, James; Edwards, Nigel // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);04/15/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7241, p1067
Presents an argument on how the government of Great Britain fared in dealing with nursing shortages. Information on the workforce planning system of the government to recruit and retain nurses; Changes that are needed in the labor market for nurses; Levels of integration in workforce planning;...
- Nurse shortage in CA expected to worsen. // AHA News;01/31/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p5
Predicts the shortage of nurses in California in the year 2006. Nurse-patient ratio in the state; Where the state recruits its registered nurses.
- Tackle nursing shortage by attracting, keeping senior nurses. // Same-Day Surgery;Nov2007 Supplement, Vol. 31, p1
The article focuses on the approaches that can be taken to address the nursing shortage and the increasing work force age in the U.S.
- Nurse shortage prompts interim care home closure. // Nursing Standard;9/5/2012, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p9
A shortage of nurses in the Isle of Man has led to the temporary closure of a care home for older, mentally ill patients.
- Aging Workforce Exacerbates Nursing Shortage. Lippman, Helen // RN;Sep2003, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p16
Presents a graph reflecting how the aging workforce exacerbates the nursing shortage in the United States from 1980 to 2000.
- SHORT STAFFING WATCH. Price, Cindy // American Nurse;May/Jun2002, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p9
Presents updates on the nursing shortage in the U.S. as of June 2002. Details of the creation of a Nursing Shortage Task Force in Arizona; Consequence of the implementation of mandatory nurse-to-patient ratios in California.
- Less time spent in training: a solution to nurse shortages? Finlay, Noeleen; Irwin, Joan; James, Christine // British Journal of Nursing;9/11/2003, Vol. 12 Issue 16, p945
Comments on the proposal to reduce time spent in training to address the nursing labor shortage in Great Britain. Faster throughput while allowing for an increase in numbers without overburdening clinical staff.
- Lawmakers Target Nursing Shortage. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Mar2002, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the approval of the Nurses Reinvestment Act in the U.S., which addressed the increasing shortage of nurses in the country. Benefits of the bill; Issues over the legislation; Information on several bills similar to the Nurses Reinvestment Act.