working as a professional nurse. The incident I am sharing and the subsequent learning I have gained by reflecting it helped me in the later years of my nursing career.
During my career as a professional nurse I have worked in several hospitals also attended several cases and those provided me with lot of...
Aspects of Nursing
Important Aspects of Nursing
The subject nursing can be very challenging. To be a great nurse, you have to have good qualities, knowledge and qualifications to be considered an effective...
Several findings have shown that nursing image has been dynamically encompassed in paradoxical, multi-dimensional and complex concepts. Such colossal contemporary reasoning concepts have made nurses to understand how the public view them in...
Palliative Care Nursing
Breckinridge School of Nursing
ITT Technical Institute
July 21, 2014
Palliative Care Nursing
Dealing with the symptoms of any painful or serious illness is a difficult thing for patients and families to deal with. There...
THE IMPACT THAT NURSING LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT HAVE ON QUALITY PATIENT CARE
The field of Health Care is a very broad field with different areas of specialization. Quality leadership and management are vital in health care. In modern medicine, the majority of nursing tasks are performed by a team...
STATEMENT AND PURPOSE
The nursing shortage and high turnover rate in nursing impacts the economic life of every health care organization in America. The purpose of this paper is to define and discuss the approaches in leadership and management styles in relation to the nursing shortage and nurse turnover...
types of communication such as verbal, non-verbal, written and discuss the different barriers which affect the process of communication between individuals.
Communication is defined as a process of exchanging/receiving: ideas, information, thoughts and emotions (Svecz, 2010). Communication is a universal...
Chamberlain College of Nursing — NUR-351— Week 2 Discussion Board Post 1 — Jan 2015
The Joint Commission (2014) identified communication errors as the fourth highest root cause of sentinel events from 2004 through the second quarter of 2014. In order for nurses to be effective in their dynamic roles...
Final Project: Evidenced-Based Practices in Nursing
Due Date: November 19, 2014
The definition of Evidence Based Practice (EBP) is “professional understanding and action that is based on the thoughtful use of knowledge and information from available, reliable, and dependent sources”...
Nursing Professional Development: Roles and Accountabilities
Diana Swihart, PhD, DMin, MSN, CS, RN-BC
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Obstacles for Effective Communication in Nursing
To set up an effective approach for communicating between individuals and groups is essential in whatever aspect of human society. When it comes to nursing industry, effective communication has its particularly important place. However, under a specific...
Question: Choose one nursing theory and explain its relevance to nursing practice by presenting its key points through the different phases of the nursing process.
Today, nurses are becoming sensitive to and knowledgeable about cultural differences and similarities in people’s care. They must recognize...
September 9, 2013
As employees and employers, it is a necessity that we learn how to communicate properly in the working arena. We must learn how to communicate effectively...
Although most people are not exposed to it, level one trauma nursing is a wonderful job which is challenging and pushes my limits as a critical thinker, and is rewarding due to the close and positive interaction with people.
Critical thinking skills in a fast paced environment...
Z, the current generation, “nickname digital natives”, born from the mid ‘90’s through 2006, never lived a day in their lives without technology. Nursing should use this information to remember generation z use technology every day and should incorporate it in while working with someone from generation...
Module Title Introduction to Nursing
Module Code NURS07022
Cohort September 2013
Assignment Title Introduction to nursing workbook
Assignment Date 03/12/13
Word Count ...
healthcare as a nursing assistant. Highly motivated to launch nursing career; future goals include education leading to NA certification and, ultimately, an RN license. Backed by a solid work history and reputation as a team player and passion for helping others.
* Certified Nursing Assistant
For the past six weeks I have been on placement in a Mental Health Hospital
taking care of patients who suffer from Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
From this experience I have learnt that communicating with these types of
patients can be incredibly...
RESEARCH TOPIC: “Risk Management - Nursing Documentation”
JOURNAL ARTICLES ANALYIS FOR THE TOPIC
Article 1 – “What is the JCAHO Standard of Documentation for Nurses in Emergency Departments?”
Article 2 – “An analysis of nursing documentation as a reflection of actual nurse work”
COMMUNICATION AND DOCUMENTATION IN COMMUNITY NURSING
STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE EFFECTIVE COLLABORATIVE WORKING AMONGST HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS IN THE COMMUNITY WHEN CARING FOR CHILDREN AT END OF LIFE
Excellent communication skills and careful documentation are an important part of...
What is Transcultural Nursing?
So there are different definitions of Transcultural Nursing but the most common concept is cultural competence, which is defined by nurses as “having the ability to understand cultural differences in order to provide quality care to a diversity of people.”
with the guidance from your clinical expertise.
2. Your nursing practice is driven by the current Regulations and legislation governing Nursing and Home Health Care. You must have an understanding of the Standards of Community Health Nursing. (www.chnac.ca)
3. As a Community Health Nurse you must possess...
of time. We are trained to be flexible and reliable at all times. Nursing documentation provides a means of communication between members of the health team involved in the continuity and documentation of care. As we all know nursing documentations helps to evaluate whether patients are meeting their...
place I considered home for the past 3 years, I realized that I have learned so much more then the nursing curriculum that I was enrolled in. as I look back I can remember what attracted me to nursing in the first place. In 1999, at the young age of 57, my father was diagnosed with Non- Hodgkin’s Lymphoma...
The Call to Nursing
Michelle Stuart, RN
The University of Texas at Arlington
In partial fulfillment of the requirements of
N3645 Transition to Professional Nursing
Mary Wise, RN, MSN
November 18, 2012
After seventeen years in the nursing profession I realize...
Personal Philosophy of Nursing
Auburn University School of Nursing
Abstract: This paper explores the personal nursing philosophy I plan to convey in my nursing career. I believe the nature of nursing is rooted in commitment to public service and the...
By Ling Hui Ming, RN
16 September, 2014
One of the most challenging issues nurses striving for since 20 years ago is nursing image in nursing profession. We define ourselves and are defined by others through images and similarly in any other profession like nursing...
Caring is the essence of nursing
Among various fields of health care nursing is the one which provides care to individual, family, community and nation, so that every individual can lead a socially and economically productive life as well as obtaining the best level of health and improve their quality...
Historical Developments in Nursing Research and Utilization
Historical Developments in Nursing research and Utilization
Nursing has been struggling to become a research based profession since the times of Florence Nightingale. While this goal has long been widely recognized, nurses still strive...
Communication is a fundamental tool for healthcare delivery (Rungapadiachy, 1999). Watzlawick et al (1968) cited by Kenworthy et al. (2001) agreed that individuals have the need to interact with each other and communication is the tool to achieve it. This assignment...