NJCCN

20th Anniversary

2002-2022

Education

Competent Future–oriented Nursing Providers

Leadership

Leading Nursing Workforce Solutions

Research

Transforming the Healthcare System Through Research

NJCCN delivering Leadership, Education, Research, and Innovation for a strong nursing workforce dedicated to quality care for New Jersey residents.

NJCCN takes the lead in providing nursing workforce solutions

Offering cutting edge education programs for all constituents

NJCCN is the most trusted resource for independent research on NJ’s workforce

Creating innovative models to secure the quality of healthcare in NJ

RN Demand

40.8%

Increase in RN Postings to 18,007 in the 2020-2021 time period

LPN Demand

55.5%

Increase in LPN postings to 4,899 in the 2020-2021 time period

Mental Health & Wellness for NJ Nurses

New Jersey Data

3000 RNs Survey (March 2020 – June 2020)

  • 64% of RNs reported burnout. Ten percent of these burnout cases reported a need for mental health intervention.
  • 37% reported intent to leave the hospital within 12 months.

Mental Health & Wellness for NJ Nurses

National Data

As of the August 2021 ANF Survey, 34% of nurses identified not or not at all emotionally healthy.

DEMAND FOR NURSES OUTPACING SUPPLY

NJ Faculty Shortages

8% RN Programs

13& LPN Programs

New Jersey RN Postings have increased by 40.8% (2020-2021)

DEMAND FOR NURSES OUTPACING SUPPLY

8% National Nurse Faculty Vacancy Rate

1,965 faculty vacancies nationwide (AACN, 2021)

National RN Vacancy Rates in 2020 were 9.9% (NSI, 2021)

DEMAND FOR NURSES OUTPACING SUPPLY

Recommendations

Rapidly increase the number of nurses with expertise in health equity and specialty areas with current shortages.(NASEM, 2021)

NJCCN NEWSLETTER

Explore some of the previous newsletters sent out by our team!

May 2022

January 2022

 

AACN Press Release – Enrollment Increase

AACN Press Release – Enrollment Increase

Nursing Schools See Enrollment Increases in Entry-Level Programs, Signaling Strong Interest in Nursing Careers   WASHINGTON, D.C., April 5, 2022 – According to new data released today by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), student enrollment...

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Annual Report 2020

Annual Report 2020

Pivotal Moments. Unprecedented Times. spotlights a variety of activities that reflect our organization’s mission and vision. Selected accomplishments include: Signature state-wide residency program for new nurses Pioneering data collection and analysis on licensed...

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NJCCN NEWSLETTER