In the mix: Nursing shortage: Fact or myth?

Stressed Out Nurses Weekly, August 23, 2010

As many nurses are graduating and taking the NCLEX, one question is on many of their minds: How easy will it be to get a job?

The standard expectation has been that, as a nurse, you will be in demand and that finding a perfect job should not be a struggle. Recently, however, many experts are questioning whether there still is a nursing shortage due to the difficulty new grads are having with finding work.

Rebecca Hendren of HealthLeaders Media explores this issue in an article I thought you might find of interest. She explores how the recession has temporarily relieved the nursing shortage, so finding a job might be more difficult at the moment.

Read more and share your thoughts on the issue at


Most Popular