October 6, 2011 | Human Capital Blog Post
October 3, 2011 | Human Capital Blog Post
February 21, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Julie A. Fairman, co-director of the Future of Nursing Scholars program, discusses the program and application process.
January 8, 2014 | Issue Brief
Americans with fewer years of education have poorer health and shorter lives, according to a brief from the Virginia Commonwealth University Center on Society and Health.
December 19, 2013 | Human Capital Blog Post
Efforts to increase the percentage of baccalaureate-educated nurses in West Virginia are getting a boost from a new online RN-to-BSN program at the University of Charleston in the state capital.
November 5, 2013 | Human Capital Blog Post
Staffing company AMN Healthcare has released the results of its 2013 Survey of Registered Nurses, highlighting generational differences that have implications for the imminent nursing shortage and the shape of the profession in years to come.
August 16, 2013 | Report
A new report shows that adult obesity rates hold steady in America, but remain high. See the key findings and stats in your area.
June 1, 2008 | Journal Article
Investigating the relationship between health and educational attainment for youth found poorer health associated with lower rates of high school completion and postsecondary school enrollment. Academic and psychosocial factors were related to health-related educational outcomes with academic factors exerting the stronger influence.
January 1, 2009 | Journal Article
This article provides evidence that some significant differences exist between RNs who are second-degree baccalaureate graduates (SDGs) and RNs who are traditional baccalaureate graduates (TBGs) and where future research can contribute to better understanding each group's impact on the RN workforce.
March 1, 2008 | Journal Article
The relationship between education and a broad range of health measures varies by race/ethnicity and nativity.