Describes 250 occupations which cover approximately 107 million jobs.More than a quarter of the 2.9 million new jobs in health care occupations will be for registered nurses. ... Hospitals in many parts of the country are reporting shortages of R.N.a#39;s, although shortages appear to be lessening. ... staff to perform lesser skilled or non-nursing duties and taken other measures to make more efficient use of nurses. ... R.N. staff nurses in nursing homes earned $12.96 an hour in 1991, according to a survey by the Hospital Compensation Service, Hawthorne, NJ.
|Title||:||Occupational outlook handbook|
|Author||:||United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics|