How Might the Move Toward a Baccalaureate-Prepared Nursing Workforce Affect the Supply of Nurses in Rural and Underserved Communities?
Authors: Erica Richman, PhD, MSW; Julie Spero, MSPH; Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP
Presentation at Academy Health’s Annual Research Meeting
June 27, 2016
- We will use North Carolina to frame challenges and opportunities regarding:
- Current nursing workforce
- “Education mobility” nurses — those who entered workforce with ADN and have gone on to BSN or higher
- Future nursing workforce in rural settings