Nursing Shortage

Witnesses testified about shortages of qualified personnel in the nursing profession. General Accounting Office officials described… read more

Witnesses testified about shortages of qualified personnel in the nursing profession. General Accounting Office officials described the demographics of the nursing and nursing assistant workforce and the need for new nurses. Health care professionals talked about the causes of the shortages, and potential plans to improve recruitment and retention. Senator Jeffords and others have introduced two pieces of legislation called the Nurse Reinvestment Act and the Nursing Employment and Education Development Act. close

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Nursing Shortage

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Program ID:
164317-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2001
Last Aired:
May 19, 2001

Airing Details

  • May 17, 2001 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 18, 2001 | 3:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 19, 2001 | 1:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 19, 2001 | 4:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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