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Nova Scotia nursing students start placements in long-term care to tackle staff shortages

Just over 100 nursing students across Nova Scotia have started their placements in long-term care facilities in an effort to tackle staff shortages exacerbated by the Omicron variant of COVID-19. While some students may not have an initial interest in sticking with long-term care, registered nurses who have walked the path they're about to experience urge them to keep an open mind. Alexa MacLean reports.