Nurse

Decent Essays
Improved Essays
Superior Essays
Great Essays
Brilliant Essays
    Page 6 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Improved Essays

    An expert nurse is someone highly skilled and knowledgeable gained from higher education and years of clinical experience. The expert nurse practices safely as underlined by governing bodies, skillfully, all while providing kind comforting care. These are some of the baseline characteristics of the expert nurse, and with experiences nurses relies more on intuition rather than policies or check lists. The expert nurse is able to anticipate the good and the bad as the patient clinically progress.…

    • 1021 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Decent Essays

    for the future, like careers for example. The work environment for usual nurses is in hospitals, physician office's, home healthcare surfaces and nursing care facilities (. A registered nurse needs to have an associates degree, qualities like compassion and stability, and to know about the overall work environment. To become a registered nurse one needs an education, obviously. The entry level education to become a nurse is an associates degree (Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S.…

    • 389 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Improved Essays

    New Graduate Nurses

    • 644 Words
    • 3 Pages

    hectic work environment of taking care of others as a new nurse can be extremely terrifying for most new nurse graduates. For this reason, it has become a challenge to retain new nurse graduates on their first jobs. This is something that has contributed to today’s nurse shortages. The Baby Boomer generation is now at the age of retiring and many nurses are quitting their first nursing jobs within the first year of being hired. Nurse residency programs have been put into place at many…

    • 644 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Mandatory Nurse Overtime

    • 357 Words
    • 2 Pages

    levels and address patient volume. Banning mandatory nurse overtime is assumed to be the answer to nurses’ burnout, job dissatisfaction and compromised staff or patient safety. However, Bae’s study (2012) finds that even if regulations on mandatory overtime is in place, there is no improvement in the nurses’ working conditions (p. 211). This is mainly because of the imbalance in patient and staff ratio of most health care facilities. Nurses are required to work past the end of their shift…

    • 357 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Improved Essays

    suffers from a shortage now but will be much worse in the future. There are several factors that I am aware of before research, and several I will learn. From what I already know, Nurses today are forced to work more with less resources resulting in mental and physical exhaustion and high turnover rates. Some nurses decided to leave the field all together. What needs to be done to elevate the shortage today and the stress from the current working conditions? If there is such a nursing shortage…

    • 429 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Nurse Workload In Nursing

    • 1981 Words
    • 8 Pages

    perform. Nurses have to get a certain amount of time to get their work done. Nonetheless, what would happen if nurses have a heavy workload and do not have the necessary time to perform it? It will be a total disaster because nurses would not perform well in their work. Nurses all over the world have too big of a workload. Lack of sufficient professional preparation and imbalance on their tasks increases the workload, and nurses, patients, the organizations they work for, and the nurse-patient…

    • 1981 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Nurse Bed Ratio

    • 548 Words
    • 3 Pages

    considers unit organizational factors such as nurse to bed ratio and skill mix/experience with patient access to support. Data analysis and results showed a positive association with staffing levels in effecting patient access to support. On the other hand, the accessibility of support declined when the number of emergency patients and the unit workload increased. Patient’s considered access to support was also associated with the number of hours worked by Nurses on the unit where the higher…

    • 548 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Brilliant Essays

    pediatric nurses strive to make the lives of children healthier and happier every day. Many people do not realize the impact pediatric nurses have on the lives of children and the struggles a pediatric nurse endures daily. Definition. An understanding of children’s different emotional needs will help in treating young patients. “Pediatric nurses work with patients from infancy to young adulthood, giving developmental screenings, immunizations, and treating common illnesses” (“Pediatric Nurse”).…

    • 1517 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Brilliant Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Essay On Nurse Fatigue

    • 1153 Words
    • 5 Pages

    So why is it that nurses forget to or perhaps ignore their health and wellbeing and become so fatigued? Nurses start their careers full of energy. They are excited to solidify their skills and discover the wonderful challenges and mysteries of healthcare. It does not take long before nurses start to feel the burden of increased workload due to increased number of high acuity patients and reduced nurse staffing. Our current healthcare budget does not allow for adequate nurse staffing which is…

    • 1153 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Have you ever been a patient in the hospital and wondered what it would be like to be the doctor or a nurse? Doctors and nurses face many different challenges everyday. They are hard workers and they have dedicated their lives to save and improve other lives of many people. One type of a hard working nurse is a RN. RN stands for Registered Nurse. This type of nurse can work in many settings. What’s so great about RNs and what they do? RNs have and learn many skills. Not just medical skills, but…

    • 648 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 50