Nurses and nurse practitioners

Research Findings

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View one-page summary Recaps of key findings from the Rural Health Research Centers on Nurses and nurse practitioners:

  • Rural Nursing Workforce
    Date: 12/2021
    Urban nurses, on average, earn nearly $4,500 more per year than rural nurses. This Recap on the rural nursing workforce explores RN-to-BSN education programs, nurse practitioners as primary care providers, job preparedness and satisfaction, and rural challenges.

Projects on this Topic

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