Guest Host: Matthew Felling

The U.S. has grappled with an ongoing nursing shortage for years. But with the impending retirement of baby boomers, the problem is about to get worse. We look at why the shortfall exists, and what’s being done to address the problem.


  • Faye Satterly Director of cancer services, Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville; author of "Where Have All the Nurses Gone? The Impact of the Nursing Shortage on American Healthcare"
  • P.J. Maddox Professor of Health Administration and Policy, College of Health and Human Services at George Mason University
  • Rose Gonzalez Director of Government Affairs, American Nurses Association
  • Joseph Boshart President and Chief Executive Officer, Cross Country Healthcare

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