Nurses are overworked and underpaid, leading to a shrinking workforce. A panel talks about the nursing crisis, its health consequences for sick people in and out of hospitals, and how to mend the problems.

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  • Deborah Thomas RN at Howard University Hospital
  • Jim Bentley of the American Hospital Association
  • Mary Foley president of the American Nurses Association

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