Study isolates shortage of nurses in rural areas
A rural health authority and demographer at Mississippi State warns that fewer nursing students returning to less populated parts of the state could have serious consequences on health care.
Ronald Cossman, an associate research professor at the university’s Social Science Research Center, said a survey of nursing students currently enrolled in Magnolia State colleges and universities showed that fewer say they plan to work in rural areas after graduation.
Local History: See Mississippi Through Foreign Eyes This week continues a...
June vote takes shape This spring’s campaigns...
Board gets preliminary report on clinics A report given to...
Police following leads in drive by An active investigation...
Delta anglers expected to land good season Mississippi Department...