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Tune into WBUR Radio, 90.9 FM for a Special Three-Part Series on the Nursing Shortage

Series Runs During NPR’s Morning Edtion on Jan. 17 – 19th
Segments scheduled to run at 6:40 and 8:40 am on all three days (unless there is beaking news)

The entire documentary will be also run on Jan. 19th
at 3 pm and Jan 21st at 10 am and 8 pm

WBUR Radio has been working for months on an extensive radio documentary on the nursing shortage in Massachusetts, which will air this week. A number of MNA members were interviewed for the series, which looks at all aspects of the current nursing crisis in the state, including proposed solutions to the crisis, such as legisaltion to set safe limits on nurses’ patient assignments and to increase the supply of nurses. Please listen in to the broadcast and visit the WBUR web site at, which will also provide coverage on this issue.