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Coming shortage of nurses compounded by retiring UW instructors

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Shamane Mills, Wisconsin Public Radio

A shortage of future nurses has prompted four University of Wisconsin campuses to seek instructors.

In two decades, it's estimated Wisconsin will have a shortage of 20,000 nurses. Compounding the problem is a lack of instructors, which limits the number of new students who can be enrolled in nursing programs.

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