As the need for health care grows, nursing schools across the nation are at full enrollment capacity. But for Munroe Regional Medical Center, executives are finding it difficult to keep a flourishing nursing staff. WUFT-FM’s Jordan Matich reports on the struggles in Marion County and if those same factors affect nursing turnover at Shands Hospital in Alachua County.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/12/FPNursingTurnover.mp3]
First responders across the nation witness horrific scenes every day. Eventually, those experiences take their toll — causing many to suffer from PTSD. Still, 17 states do not provide workers' compensation for mental injuries.