NURSING IN KANSAS | 2006 - 2022
According to the Kansas Board of Nursing, RN undergraduate admissions have decreased over the past five years with an 11.5% drop from the past five-year average for BSN programs.
SOURCE: Kansas State Board of Nursing, Annual Report
NURSING VACANCY AND TURNOVER RATES | 2015-2022
The graphs below demonstrate vacancy and turnover rates for selected nursing positions from calendar years 2012 through 2022 as reported by Kansas hospitals. A total of 2,862 full time equivalent vacancies were reported with 4,458 employee separations for Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses (IV and non-IV certified) and Certified Nursing Assistants in 2022.
SOURCE: Kansas Hospital Association Annual Workforce Survey, collected January 2023