Understanding the nursing workforce: a longitudinal study of Australian nurses six years after graduate study.

@article{Pelletier2005UnderstandingTN,
  title={Understanding the nursing workforce: a longitudinal study of Australian nurses six years after graduate study.},
  author={Dianne Pelletier and Judith Donoghue and Christine Duffield},
  journal={The Australian journal of advanced nursing : a quarterly publication of the Royal Australian Nursing Federation},
  year={2005},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={37-43}
}
BACKGROUND The challenge posed by the worldwide nursing shortage is significant not only for workforce and facility planners, but also for those who educate nurses for practice and nurses themselves. The provision of skilled and competent advanced nurses is clearly a goal of postgraduate education. An increasing shortage of skilled and qualified nursing… CONTINUE READING