Welcome to 2015. The halfway mark of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Institute of Medicine’s “Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health” recommendations/goals, which has earmarked goals to meet by 2020. So how far have nursing associations, action coalitions and healthcare organizations progressed in regard to the following education-related recommendations?
Included in the recommendations:
Increase the proportion of nurses with bachelor’s degrees to 80% by 2020
Double the amount of nurses with a doctorate by 2020
This infographic gives a snapshot