United States in Search of Nurses with Geriatrics Training
Member: American Geriatrics Society
February 28, 2012
This article, from the Human Capital project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, highlights the necessity of geriatrics training within the nursing workforce - and the complications of building that workforce. Jennie Chin Hansen of the American Geriatrics Society offers insight on our rapidly aging population, the lack of geratric nursing training and the need for a well-trained interdisciplinary care team in taking care of older adults.
Read the entire article here.