The Maryland Nursing Workforce Center (MNWC) collects, analyzes, and reports on the state's nursing workforce.
Watch the video to learn more about our mission and vision.
We aim to:
- provide access to data and assist with the analysis of nursing workforce data;
- understand the areas of demand and the resources needed to meet those demands;
- and ensure the State of Maryland is meeting the recommendation set forth in the Institute of Medicine’s 2010 Future of Nursing report that calls for improving collection methods of workforce data.
81,238 registered nurses (RNs)
(That's 2% of the 4,022,154 RNs nationwide.)
Source: Maryland Board of Nursing, July 1, 2019