There are two interesting news items (and a report) that make for interesting reading and reflection. Here they are: A news item published over the weekend that reports that some private hospital groups are being forced to recruit nurses with specialist skills from abroad. (Paywall). An article that argues that nurses are bearing the brunt of anomalies in South Africa. A report (below) tracking nursing issues over 25 years. Public_Health_Care_Spending_in_South_Afr Enjoy the read.