The Development Of Your Interest Essay

737 Words Sep 8th, 2015 3 Pages
1. Discuss the development of your interest in nursing; how your background and experience played a part in this development.
Coming from a city where many are medically uninsured and underinsured, such as my family, I can empathize with what it is like to wait hours and not receive the best of service. My interest in nursing came from the desire to prepare myself and give quality care to areas alike. Above all, what sealed me to pursue nursing was experiencing the death of my grandparents all within a week. My grandmother fell in a care home, which led to being in and out of the hospital and unfortunately leading to her passing. A week later, my grandfather died as he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s when I was a child. Throughout all the years, I had always been unfamiliar about his dementia. During the periods of their sickness, I felt powerless because of my lack of knowledge. My grandparents established my desire to be a part of the career. On behalf of them and where I was raised comes my ambition to become knowledgeable and be able to assess what I learn. Through this expertise, I can give my entire effort to save, and at the end of the day it must leave nurses with the greatest satisfaction to be in this line of work.

2. Describe your personal characteristics as they influence your individual and group interactions, with particular emphasis on your personality, life interests and characteristics you feel influence the way others view you.
In regard to my personal…

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