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Q&A: Why Texas faces a growing nursing shortage and what can be done to address it

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The Texas Department of State Health Services projects a significant shortage of most types of nurses by the year 2032. However, this concern is not new to hospitals across the state including the Houston region, said Dr. Renae Schumann, former dean and current professor at Houston Baptist University’s School of Nursing and Allied Health.