MU School of Medicine: Working to meet health needs in rural Missouri

According to a 2017 report by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, 99 of 115 Missouri counties don’t have enough physicians, with 86 percent of the state classified as health profession…
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‘Forget About the Stigma’: Male Nurses Explain Why Nursing Is a Job of the Future for Men

Jake Creviston, a nurse practitioner, has been repeatedly mistaken for a doctor. Adam White says the veterans he cares for…
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Health Care Jobs Abound. Here’s How to Tap Into the Hot Job Market.

Top Takeaways for Starting a Health Care Career Look for job postings at doctor’s offices, clinics, hospitals and pharmacies. If…
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Report Finds High Vacancy Rates In Hospital Workforce

A new report from the Missouri Hospital Association finds that the statewide vacancy rate for staff nurses — a mainstay…
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Here Are The Best Jobs of 2017

U.S. News & World Report just released their 2017 best jobs report and it’s evidence that a career in health…
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5 Ways Nursing Graduate School Can Pay Off

The number of jobs for nurses with graduate degrees is growing quickly, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, whose…
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Mapping Missouri’s Health Care Workforce

Hospitals throughout the nation are facing a significant challenge recruiting and retaining qualified health care workers in a highly competitive…
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Rethinking The Term “Male Nurse”

Among the more than 2 million registered nurses across the country, only about 10 percent are men, according to the…
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Can Social Workers Lower The Country’s Premature Birth Rate?

Close to 400,000 children are born prematurely—before 37 weeks—in the US every year, roughly one out of every 10 births.…
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