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The labor shortage from the perspective of nursing

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A nurse cares for a COVID-19 patient at UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts, on Dec. 4, 2020.

A nurse cares for a COVID-19 patient at a hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts, on Dec. 4, 2020. Allison Dinner/AFP via Getty Images

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What do nurses have to say about the nursing shortage?

by David Brancaccio and Jarrett Dang May 16, 2022
"There really is not a staffing shortage per se," said National Nurses United president Deborah Burger. "There's a shortage of nurses willing to put their lives and their license and patients' lives at risk."

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