Gallup Poll Finds Nurses Rated Highest in Honesty and Ethics for 15th Straight Year

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A new Gallup poll finds Americans rate healthcare providers very high on their honesty and ethics, especially nurses. For the 15th straight year, nurses were rated the highest among professions.

From the article, “Most Americans trust their healthcare providers to be honest and ethical, but few other professions fare so well in Gallup’s annual look at honesty and ethical standards among various fields. Nurses top the list with 84% of the public rating their standards as “high” or “very high,” while members of Congress fall to the bottom — the only profession for which a majority of Americans (59%) rate honesty and ethical standards as “low” or “very low.”

Read the full article here.

View the full poll results here.