Why Are Nurses Quitting When We Need Them Most?

February 16, 2021
Hosted by Dr. Carole Lieberman

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The Covid19 Pandemic has made us realize that our lives, and the lives of our loved ones, may well depend up the dedication of a nurse! Yet within the first two years of practice, 33% of new nurses leave the profession. Why are so many walking away from a stable and rewarding career, and what can we do about it? Today's guest, Nancy Congleton, is an outspoken registered nurse known as Nurse Nancy. She takes us behind the scenes to reveal why nurses are fleeing! Having worked in the NICU, ER and in case management. she's the author of Autopsy of the NP: Dissecting the Nurse Profession Piece by Piece. In addition to offering solutions, she'll reveal the unexpected realities of the nursing profession, relationship dynamics that nurses face, legal issues and the concerns we all should have when nurses feel so unprepared and overworked that they leave. Why do people decide to become nurses, anyway? And is this changing because of the coronavirus pandemic?

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Dr. Carole Lieberman

Dr. Carole Lieberman

Dr. Carole Lieberman is the psychiatrist the world trusts for help coping with today's times. She is also the preeminent authority on the psychology of show biz and the psychological influence of media. A multiple Emmy award-winner, Dr. Lieberman has spent over a decade analyzing the psychological impact of world events, as a guest and host on all major media outlets. She has appeared on "Oprah", CNN, “Entertainment Tonight, “Good Morning America”, "The Today Show", “The O’Reilly Factor”, Court TV, the BBC, and numerous other high profile shows. Her work has garnered numerous awards, including those from the Writers Guild of America, City of Los Angeles and the Film Advisory Board. Dr. Carole's latest book, Coping with Terrorism: Dreams Interrupted, a psychological survival guide, has recently been released. She maintains a star-studded practice in Beverly Hills and is listed in numerous Who’s Who directories.

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Episode Directory

February 2021

  • 2/23/2021: ARE PARENTS LEGALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR KIDS WHO BULLY? Listen Now
  • 2/16/2021: Why Are Nurses Quitting When We Need Them Most? Listen Now
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