Exploring the changing landscape of jobs for new graduates: practice, education, and new graduate imperatives.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Numerous expert sources have reported a reduction in positions available for new graduate nurses, largely because of general economic conditions, although there are conflicting data and significant geographic variances. Nursing education, nursing practice, and new graduates themselves must develop partnerships to better prepare graduates for more challenging employment searches so that these newest members of the nursing workforce are retained and available for practice in preparation for the expected shortage of nurses in the near future.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sullivan, DT; Fries, KS; Relf, MV

Published Date

  • January 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 17 - 24

PubMed ID

  • 22482215

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-4535

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1891/1078-4535.18.1.17


  • eng