Rescheduled Live Chat: Nursing Trends and Need for BS degree

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By Karen Wallingford | The Saratogian

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor projects the need for more than one million new and replacement registered nurses by 2020. To reach this objective, current Registered Nurses may consider a Bachelor of Science degree. Hospitals and practice settings sometimes form partnerships with colleges to encourage their staff at a reduced cost.
  • Excelsior College’s School of Nursing discussed nursing trends, patient advocacy, and how the role of nurses is changing during the Live Chat on July 30.