Culture: Through the Lens of the Literature: Part 1 of 5

It is well documented in the literature that over the last two decades the population of the United States has shifted with regards to race and ethnicity. Populations are growing and the ethnic makeup of the United States is becoming progressively more diverse. Minorities constitute one-third of the US population and are expected to increase […]

Nursing Educational Highway — Part 2 of 2

The Institute of Medicine Goal: 80% Nurses with BSN in 2020 The Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) campaign for action; The future of nursing: Leading change, advancing health, published in 2010, made several recommendations for how to transform the nursing profession. One of the IOM recommendations was to increase the number of nurses holding baccalaureate degrees to […]