• Does America need more gerontological nurses? The answer is yes. As baby boomers enter their twilight years, they will need more medical care. However, there is a shortage in the number of people going into gerontology medicine, a field that is expected to grow.* This infographic shows compelling facts suggesting that the future of nursing is in the gerontology field.

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    Long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth. 

    *Source: The American Geriatrics Society, “Geriatrics Health Care Workforce,” www.americangeriatrics.org/advocacy_public_policy/workforce_issues/

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