Registered nurses (RNs) are critical to a functioning healthcare system. Evidence is mounting that recruitment and retention of bedside nursing staff in acute care hospitals is a challenge of increasing magnitude. Connecticut faces significant obstacles in ensuring an adequate number of highly skilled bedside nurses in an era of aging and medically complex patients.
Below are two reports sharing the challenges and recommendations for solutions to produce a robust and sustainable nursing workforce in CT!
CLN CHA Report- Promoting and Empowering Bedside Nurses in CT- March 2 2020
CLN and CHA Workgroup White Paper- Promoting and Empowering Bedside Nurses March 2, 2020