Hospitals are using various means to raise the BSN-rate among nursing staff.
The healthcare industry is demanding a more highly educated nursing workforce and nurses across the country are answering the call by building on their education. What effect will this have on patient care in the future?
There is almost universal agreement among nursing educators about the value of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in preparing nurses for advanced practice nursing, but some schools haven’t yet incorporated the DNP into their programs.
Beating the BSN drum, meeting Medicare standards, developing tomorrow’s leaders … it’s all in a day’s work for nurse leaders.