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A Great Profession Keeps Getting Better

The nursing profession has changed radically over the past few decades. Nurses manage more medications, handle more data, and use more new technologies.

Nursing by the Numbers

Demand for nurses at all levels will grow faster than many other professions over the next eight years, according to the US Department of Labor. See how various nursing sectors are projected to grow. Salute to Nurses 2014

Letters of Praise for the Honorees

More than 300 nurses from Eastern and Central Massachusetts are honored in our Salute to Nurses special section.

Pictures: Meet the Salute to Nurses 2014 Honorees

Hundreds of nomination letters were submitted to honor local nurses. Meet a handful of the 2014 honorees. Salute to Nurses 2014

The Greatest Nurses of Pop Culture

In honor of our annual “Salute to Nurses” special, we’ve gathered some of the most memorable nurses from television and film. Salute to Nurses 2014

How Temporary Nurses Can Help Address Staffing Shortages

Many hospitals are turning to temporary travel nurses to address shortages. Staffing firm Randstad looked at the benefits of using temporary nurses and some of the commonly-held myths that dog the field. Salute to Nurses 2014

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