Peter Buerhaus is a professor of nursing and director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Health Workforce Studies at Montana State University College of Nursing.

Recent Posts by Peter Buerhaus

How Should We Prepare For The Wave Of Retiring Baby Boomer Nurses?

The retirement of one million registered nurses from the nursing workforce between now and 2030 will mean that their accumulated years of nursing experience leave with them. Now is the time to anticipate and prepare for the retirement wave of the nation’s RN workforce.

Spreading Like A Wildfire: Interprofessional Education – The Vanderbilt Experience

Well before the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010, efforts to expand interprofessional education (IPE) were beginning to change the mindset that permeated much of health professional education in the US. One such example is the Vanderbilt Program in Interprofessional Learning (VPIL) that...