Nursing staff increases in province

Winnipeg Free Press, April 15, 2010 Winnipeg - Nearly 500 more nurses are working in Manitoba than one year ago. The province announced this morning that new data from the nursing college shows that 498 more nurses are practising in Manitoba - the largest recorded annual increase. Data shows that province gained 467 registered nurses, 23 licensed practical nurses and 16 nurse practitioners in the past year. In the past three years, Manitoba has gained a total of 943 nurses. ... Nursing