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Q ) I am nearly 60 and I still enjoy being a nurse. However, my practice manager has been suggesting that it might be time I retired and let a new younger nurse take my job. Can my employer make me retire at 60?

I am always thrilled when I speak with nurses who are still delivering compassionate care to their patients, no matter how many years they have worked. I am also disappointed when I hear of managers ignoring the dedication and service of our nursing professionals.

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