A rising awareness of ethical issues, a push for better representation in the boardroom, and initiatives to raise education levels among RNs will be top-of-mind topics for nurse leaders next year.
The Ebola virus. Nurse staffing battles. ED violence.
Like any year in recent memory, 2014 was a turbulent one for the nursing profession. But it was also an exciting one, and 2015 promises more of the same. I touched base with a couple of nursing leaders to get their take on some of the top issues that are in store for the profession.
Alexandra Wilson Pecci is an editor for HealthLeaders.