The number of men entering the nursing field is rising.
Prince George’s County school officials are grappling with a shortage of nurses.
The Washington County Health Department and the local public schools superintendent say they have reached an agreement to continue providing school health services at least through the summer school session.
Some Washington County residents are frustrated by the county’s decision to cut $3.3 million from a local health department program that provides nurses in schools.
The Washington County Board of Commissioners is cutting a $3.3 million county health department program that provides nurses in schools.
Nurses are continuing to picket outside Washington’s largest hospital as part of a one-day strike over wages and patient care.