Transitioning paramedics into emergency nurses: a unique population of new nurses.


The United States Department of Health and Human Services predicts a nursing shortage of 1 million registered nurses by the year 2020. Specialty areas like the emergency department pose a unique challenge in recruiting and retaining nurses. This article will explore an alternate avenue to developing expert emergency nurses by transitioning advanced… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jen.2008.01.003


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