Nurses are most ethical and honest profession for 16th year in a row

For Immediate Release 

Barbara Brady
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Contact:  Rick Fuentes
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(St. Paul) – December 27, 2017 – Once again, nurses are the most honest and ethical profession in the nation, according to an annual Gallup poll.

More than 82 percent of Americans describe nurses’ ethics as ‘very high’ or ‘high,’ according to the survey released Dec. 26.

“Nurses are very honored to see the public appreciates the care we provide to patients,” said MNA President Mary C. Turner. “Patients can depend on nurses to continue to be honest and ethical everywhere.”

After nurses,  on the list were:

  • Military officer
  • Grade school teachers
  • Medical doctors
  • Pharmacists.