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5000 nurses needed in the north west

Health professionals say there's a crisis in nursing - why are there so few - and what are we doing about it? It's estimated there's a shortage of 5 thousand in the North West - nationally that figure is 40 thousand. Experts say recruitment and retention of staff is a make-or-break issue for the health service. But a new healthcare college in Bolton hospital could help.