Since 2014, there has been a marked increase in the number of nurses obtaining licenses in Oregon through the process of endorsement. In fact, between July 2014 and August 2017, more than 14,000 nurses obtained their license via endorsement. This influx of nurses spurs many
On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, the Oregon Center for Nursing hosted a free webinar, “Characteristics of the Nursing Workforce in Oregon – 2016.” The webinar was a chance to discuss OCN’s latest report with Research Director, Rick Allgeyer, PhD. Click here to download a free
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The Oregon Center for Nursing (OCN) recently released an update of it’s “I Am an Oregon Nurse” infographic, providing updated information on the diversity represented in Oregon’s largest health care profession. “There are more than 41,000 registered nurses who work in Oregon, which represents an
Oregon’s licensed practical nurse (LPN) workforce has experience growth in recent years, according to a new report released by the Oregon Center for Nursing, Oregon’s Licensed Practical Nurse Workforce. “LPNs are an important part of the nursing profession,” said Jana R. Bitton, OCN’s Executive Director.