VIDEO: Putting the Care in Healthcare
If we're going to achieve better health care outcomes at lower costs, we must support nurses, attract well trained, caring people to the profession, and maximize their skills. In doing so, we can increase disease prevention, keeping people healthy and out of hospitals.
A key portion of healthcare reform aims to train more nurses, and help them attain more advanced degrees and specialties. In a time of continuing public health funding cuts, well-trained nurses will be a major factor in ensuring a healthy population.