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Today's Health Crisis: A Laughing Matter?

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ACCORDING TO A RECENT STUDY, one of every three U.S. nurses surveyed under age 30 planned to leave their jobs within the next year. One in five nurses plans to leave the profession within five years because of unsatisfactory working conditions. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 450,000 additional registered nurses will be needed to fill the present demand through the year 2008. Experts worry about the year 2020, when the registered nurse shortage is projected to reach 500,000 positions, coinciding with the increasing needs of healthcare in an aging U.S. population.

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Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: December 1, 2001

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