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Despite Obstacles and Challenges, the Future of Local Nursing as Bright as Ever

Health care is a topic that is always on our minds — but for the doctors and nurses who care for us in our most vulnerable moments, it’s their job.

And in honor of National Nurses Week, May 6-12, Noozhawk wants to highlight not only the impressive developments within this rapidly changing industry, but celebrate the women and men whose passion and dedication keep it — and all of us — running.

From the immense nurse shortage, to affected education programs, to developments in technology and improvements in care accessibility, nursing in Santa Barbara County is changing to keep up with not just the national demands, but with the needs of our own community in mind.