Majority of Registered Nurses Surveyed Say They Are Overworked and Burnt Out
April 11, 2013
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As part of CBC's national health series Rate My Hospital, the majority of 740 registered nurses who responded to a survey about their experiences on the job in Alberta say they are overworked and burnt out.
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