Healing hands pursuing professorship
by Stephanie Small
Published September 16, 2010
You may have heard of the nation-wide nursing shortage. Long hours, high stress and lack of respect from the medical system have lead to quick burnout on the job…and fewer nurses. Despite these drawbacks, many qualified applicants are being turned away from BSN and MSN programs: 54,991 in 2009, in fact. What’s the deal? A shortage of nursing faculty.