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  • A Nurse: A Career As A Nurse

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    about a nurses role? It has been said that nurses have inadequate knowledge to become a doctor. People believe that nurses carry out the doctor’s “dirty work.” The public/bloggers may also point out that a doctor’s medical opinion outweighs a nurse’s opinion or actions in the medical field. So what is the real role of a nurse? A nurse does not just have one role, a nurse has many. A nurse is the empathetic shoulder to turn to when a patient is faced with bad or even uplifting news. A nurse is an interpreter

  • Being A Nurse: A Career As A Nurse

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    A nurse is a person that is in charge of taking care of patients, as a nurse you should take care of their patients with love, commitment, and the passion to do it. A nurse should treat their patients like they are one of their family members for the patient can feel comfortable. Being a nurse is not an easy job they have to perform a lot of duties. Every patient may be diagnosed with different type of diseases and the nurses have to perform a lot of different routines to care of each patient without

  • Nurse Staffing And Nurse Burnout

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    issue in nursing in recent years is how staffing levels effect nursing outcomes including, but not limited to, nurse burnout and job satisfaction. Three types of staffing contribute to nurse workload; they are staffing by hours per patient day, staffing by ratios, and staffing by acuity. Following is an in depth analysis of how nurse staffing affects nurse job satisfaction and burnout. Nurse workplace environments have only really been studied during the last decade. There is growing research in this

  • Nurse Retention And Nurse Retentiontisfaction

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    The concept of nurse retention as it relates to employee satisfaction is a critical issue to manage before any nursing theory can be deployed. The problem of nurse retention and staffing can impact the numbers of medication errors, patient mortality, readmissions, a length of stay, falls, pressure ulcers, central line infections, health care related infections as well as costs (Simpson, 2016, p 139). The nursing satisfaction and appropriate staffing have cause and effect results with the ability

  • The Importance Of Nurse And Nurses In The Medical Field?

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    *some hook* In the medical field, doctors tend to be more held in high regard as compared to nurses, and more people tend to aspire to be a doctor when they grow up, instead of a nurse. It is found that more than 52,000 people applied to medical school in 2015 — up more than 56 percent from 2002 — the survey by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) found. Doctors are always on the top of the social scale, whether you go to the theater or to the cinema you should know that you will be

  • Nurse Shortage and Nurse Turn-over

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    Leadership and Management Nursing Shortage and Nurse Turn-Over Nursing is very important and dedicated profession and the need of this profession is very much increased in the society. But unfortunately there is a shortage of nurses as compared to the required need of the society and shortage has become a serious problem now. Leadership and management is the most essential skill for the profession of nursing. The development of the future of the nurses in leadership is one of the most difficult challenges

  • Becoming A Knowledgeable Nurse: A Career As A Nurse

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    hope to be a knowledgeable nurse, where I feel comfortable in the job I have acquired. I hope to be a critical care nurse working in the incentive care unit at a well-known hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. By five years, I will have received a certification in critical care and possibly other certifications. I also may be thinking about going back to school to become a family nurse practitioner within the five years. I can achieve these goals by becoming a dedicated nurse to my patients and continuing

  • Nurse Relationship And Nurse-Doctor Relations

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    Key words: Nurse-Doctor Relationship, Nurses’ Perception, attitude Nurses and doctors are educated separately, yet nurses and doctors are expected to know how to collaborate effectively towards improving patient outcomes. This is a descriptive cross-sectional study to determine the nurses’ perception and attitude toward nurse-doctor relationship in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre (UKMMC). Nurses’ perception onto the overall significance of nurse-doctor relationship at hospital is satisfied

  • Difference Between A Nurse And Nurse Practitioner

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    this regarding Nurse Practitioners vs Physician Assistants. Enjoy! What is the difference between a PA and a Nurse Practitioner? The real debate is in the difference between a PA and a Nurse Practitioner (NP). A Nurse Practitioner is a nurse that has completed a master's degree (soon to be doctorate) in advanced practice nursing. In other words, they can diagnose and treat without the supervision of a doctor. Differences Educational Path. Here's where it gets a little tricky. A Nurse Practitioner starts

  • The Mental Image of a Nurse: Nurse Uniform

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    The mental image most people think a nurse wears is a white long dress, white stocking and shoes with a white hat. People ask ,what makes a nurse look the way they do? It all started in (1850-1900) the early days of nursing the uniform were based off the habits of religious orders. Uniforms were introduced in the Adelaide Hospital in 1898. When nurses were in training they wore the color blue that also wore a veil (folded square of starched muslin) to protect themselves.The way they knew what kind