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Nurse Satisfaction: Are Nurses Satisfied with Their Jobs and Quality of Life?

Written by LeAnn Thieman, CSP, January 12th, 2016

Nearly 90% of nurses, regardless of age, are satisfied with their career choice, and 73% are satisfied with their current jobs, according to a survey was conducted by AMN Healthcare.

nurse satisfactionRNs ages 19-39 were less likely to believe the quality of care has generally declined (37%), compared with RNs 40-54 (56%) and RNs 55 and older (66%).

With the improving economy, approximately 23% of nurses age 55 and older plan to dramatically change their work life, citing retirement, taking a non-nursing job or working part-time.

To learn how to recruit and retain nurses, and improve nurse satisfaction, visit SelfCare for HealthCare.

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