Nursing as the Most Trusted Profession

Carolyn Yucha and Susan VanBeuge
Feb. 6, 2017

A reporter with the Las Vegas Review-Journal interviewed dean Carolyn Yucha and associate professor Susan VanBeuge about a recent Gallup poll that revealed people in the United States perceive nurses to be the most ethical and honest professionals. According to the poll, nurses surpass pharmacists and medical doctors with 84 percent of Americans rating nurses’ honesty and ethical standards as high or very high. The story ran and appeared online February 6.