Maureen Bonatch MSN specializes in Leadership | Psychiatric Nursing | Education.
The need for more nurses continues to increase as the nursing shortage doesn’t show signs of abating. Although issues of short-staffing, bullying and compensation continue to remain at the forefront of nursing. We each have a reason that leads us to go into the nursing profession, but over the years sometimes that reason fades as the shiny image we had of the career tarnishes. So what do we say when someone asks about going into the nursing profession?