What are Career Pathways to Registered Nursing?


This study will use a nationally representative survey of Registered Nurses (RNs) to examine healthcare related jobs (if any) held by RNs before entering nursing education, and assess how RN careers at different education levels, delivery settings, and by RN demographic characteristics are associated with prior employment in healthcare.
Lead Researcher: Susan Skillman, MS
Contact Info: skillman@uw.edu



HRSA: HWRC Allied Health






Authors Title Type Date Documents/Media
Johnson H RN Pathways: Roles of Prior Healthcare Jobs and Financial Support PRESENTATION 04-14-2021
Skillman SM, Johnson H, Frogner BK Pathways to Registered Nursing: Roles of Prior Health Care Jobs and Financial Support PRESENTATION 06-15-2021
Johnson H, Skillman SM Exploring pathways to registered nursing: Recent research using the 2018 National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses PRESENTATION 02-18-2021