Definition Of Nursing In Nursing

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1.6 Definition of terms In research studies the researcher needs to ensure that the terms used in the research paper is defined clearly. Definition of terms is usually an annex to a research paper and it is the most important part of a research paper in which the key or important terms in the study are clearly defined (Parahoo, 2006). 1.6.1 Nurse A nurse is a person who has undergone a period of three years of nursing training and had passed the nursing board exams and been certified to function as a Registered Nurse. A registered nurse is a nurse that had undergone three years of education and could have an associate with bachelors or masters degree. There are many different work areas that nurses are required such as hospital, clinic, nursing home as well as industries. Therefore nurses do have an option to choose the work setting that they are interested in. Registered nurse who is working in the hospitals settings is generally very independent, knowledgeable, skillful and highly demand. Nurses regardless of what specialty there are in they treat, educate, and provide optimal care for all patients. At the same time a nurse would also provide emotional and spiritual support for diverse cultural patients and as well as for their family members. In healthcare industry nurses are the key person and they are the majority numbers of the workforce groups. Nurses are indeed important not only to provide holistic care; but they are also seen as leaders and managers. 1.6.2
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