Need For Nurses: Quad-Cities Colleges, Health Care Providers Work to Meet Growing DemandApril 1, 2019 |
by Matt Enright and Megan Valley
We’re always going to need nurses.
That’s what many Quad-Cities college students hear while picking a career.
Baby boomers — a large portion of existing nurses — are graying, and upcoming generations aren’t large enough to completely replace them in the workforce. And as health-care needs expand, nurses are in high demand.