Nursing http://nhpr.org en A Lesson in Dying http://nhpr.org/post/lesson-dying <p align="center">&nbsp;</p><p>When it comes to sharing tough news with family members, or witnessing a patient’s final moments, knowledge of human anatomy and diseases is only so helpful. <strong>Abby Goodnough</strong>, writer for The New York Times, talked with us&nbsp;about the <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/us/fatally-ill-and-making-herself-the-lesson.html?src=me&amp;ref=general&amp;_r=1&amp;">incredible opportunity</a> that&nbsp;Martha Keochareon&nbsp;afforded medical students at Holyoke Community College. Martha, a&nbsp;nurse dying of pancreatic cancer, offered herself up to nursing students at Holyoke Community College as a case study in terminal illness. This is the conversation we had with Abby back in January.</p><p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 14:49:40 +0000 Virginia Prescott 20104 at http://nhpr.org A Lesson in Dying Winnowing the Nursing Workforce http://nhpr.org/post/winnowing-nursing-workforce <p>We look at the challenges facing the nursing field, especially a concerted effort to attract more nurses with advanced degrees.</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 4563 at http://nhpr.org Winnowing the Nursing Workforce