Larissa Africa and Dr. Jean Shinners' abstract was accepted for presentation at the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing's Virtual 31st International Nursing Research Congress. Originally scheduled to be presented in-person in Abu Dhabi, Ms. Africa's pre-recorded session on Bridging the Academic-Practice Gap: A...

Arkansas Children's Hospital has partnered with Versant by implementing a New Graduate Residency and Transition Fellowship, and this investment in their workforce has proven a great success.  As Lee Anne Eddy, Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, states, "the Versant residency and fellowship programs have changed the culture of...

The rapid changes occurring in the market, the complex needs of an aging population and advances in diagnosis and treatment of ill patients, have produced an unprecedented demand for a highly trained, specialized nursing workforce.  To make matters worse, experienced clinicians are exiting the healthcare market at an increased...

In one study conducted by recruitment firm RN Network, 45% of nurses report incivility is a growing problem, and it is linked directly to burnout and turnover. Versant is the only workforce development organization that collects and analyzes process and performance outcomes for all nurses. Our...