2/23/2005: West Virgnia: Nursing Shortage Appears Over:"Efforts by an 11-county consortium seem to be paying off, statistics show. Efforts by a consortium to head off a potential nursing shortage in southeastern West Virginia are paying off. The number of nursing graduates in the 11-county region served by the Region One Workforce Investment Board grew from 139 in 2003 to 176 in 2004. Another 648 nursing students are expected to graduate by 2008."

Andrew Lopez, RN