Issues and Trends in Nursing: Essential Knowledge for Today and Tomorrow
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Critical Thinking Exercises

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1:  Why is there a nursing shortage?

2:  What impact has the current nursing shortage had on healthcare delivery and nursing?

3:  Describe two initiatives or methods for addressing the nursing shortage.

4:  What are the advantages and disadvantages of global migration of nurses?

5:  The Millenium Development Goals list 8 targets, name two.

6:  Many factors influence where a nurse seeks employment on the availability of education or practice in another country.

What factor is known as making another country attractive for education or practice and give an example of such.

7:  How can international students receive a successful educational experience in another country?

8:  Why is it important and beneficial for nursing to become a global workforce?

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