Connecting with Canadians

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Improving the Health Care Workplace

by CPRN / RCRPP

The Canadian Nurses Association predicts that, within the next ten years, Canada will experience a shortage of nurses approaching 60,000, almost 25% of the current nursing labour force. Whether this looming shortage is the result of deteriorating working conditions, as some argue, or a reflection of demographic realities, or both, it is one indicator of distress in the health sector.

Release Date: 21 Dec 2001
Number of pages: 1
Document number: 30215