The Iom Report Future of Nursing Essay
Grand Canyon University
It should be mandatory for nurses to practice with a baccalaureate degree .For decades there has been a long standing argument about way nursing is practiced among the different entry level positions . .I have always had the attitude the four year degree was unnecessary .My mind has changed .
To understand the present we must always examine the past . I graduated nursing school in 2003 It was the midst of the nursing shortage .I had every prestigious hospital in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas just about begging for my employment . It was a great time in nursing history for new grads . I had one hospital offer me 25,000 dollars …show more content…
In 2008 the stock markets plummeted .It took a toll on the world economy including the United States . people were losing their jobs by the droves .The baby boomers that were predicted to retire could not