This first nursing clinical experience also made me think of what I kind of nurse I want to be in the future. Long-term care felt like the field not meant for me, but I am not totally closing the doors on it. I am very delighted to be given such opportunities to be a part of health care team even with just hours of interaction with the residents and staffs. I am looking forward on more opportunities, insights, and hand-on experience as I progress to this
Course level NUR 427, applies to the extended role of nurses in family centered nursing care for clients and their families experiencing complex health conditions. Emphasis is put on the nursing care and management of complex health issues for patients across the lifespan in a variety of settings and must maintain a C average. To be able to graduate and receive my nursing degree I must maintain a C average and pass the LPN Exam at the end of the four years of nursing school. First time RN’s must receive their license by a final exam, they must take the board exam after they have completed and passed their registered nursing educational courses. The average annual wage for any registered nurse was $67,490.
The nursing student was also able to gain knowledge, review medications, the indications, and side effects for them. The nursing student was able to meet a new patient of home health care and do an admission. The nursing student was able to interact with the patient and complete a head to toe assessment. If the nursing student had to go back and reflect on the second day, the nursing student would feel more positive on her performance compared to the
Through case discussion, the ability to evaluate the need and to discern proper for intervention of health care providers will enhance. Besides, case discussion also promotes the communication skills of team. As a result, healthcare practitioners could more efficiently satisfy the medical needs of patients and their
My experience with electronic medical record (EMR) is great. As a nurse it helps me access relevant patient information with a click of a button and guarded me from making medical errors. According Mason, Leavitt and Chaffee (2014), electronic medical record (EMR) has shown to improve patient safety, enhance quality, reduce workloads, and improve care coordination. Moreover, it captures information from laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, and equipment, such as EKG, smart pumps and etc. EMR has also other benefits that are not directly related to patient care, nevertheless beneficial for healthcare like billing and codding, data mining, research and development.
I first acknowledged the importance of healthcare and my desire to study nursing years ago when I started working at a medical clinic. Although I spent most of my time filing patients’ notes and other documents, I learned a lot by listening. This simple act had a complementary effect that enhanced my strategic-thinking skills and my ability to communicate. By working alongside nurses and practitioners, I discovered that with these acquired listening skills and the appropriate medical training, I could be a successful nurse. As time passed, my yearning to assist patients heightened.
Due to my commitment, creativity and enthusiasm I was awarded student of the year. This confirmed to me that I have the dedication and capability to achieve my goals to begin my studies working towards a mental health nursing degree. My current studies on my Access course have helped me to return to a higher level of academic study; improving research and referencing skills and to prepare presentations. Mathematics for nursing has given me more confidence with numbers and improved my knowledge, coinciding with me retaking my maths GCSE. Anatomy and physiology has been of specific interest to me as it has a direct link to the circuit training group that I attend.
A lot of improvement in patient outcome has been noted in settings that patients are treated holistically. Students are seeking programs that focus on holistic nursing and integrative healths to better improve their knowledge and understanding of clients. 8.3 Application
Doctors, nurses, and technicians are the beneficiaries of the technology advancement. This paper reviews the reflection of the ICU hospital services based on the video clip description. The ICU hospital services have been improved in different sectors due to the dynamic technology. The improvement has provided benefits to both the patients
I was a given an opportunity to became more observant to what is happening around me and pay attention to intricate details and use them to make connections about the person I am taking care of. This quality improves because of the clinicals exposure and the simulations I had experience. I found these activities to be very helpful because it makes me critically think of the actions I would do and words I would said in front of a real patient. These exposures made me also learned to be creative on my plan of care. Furthermore, I know that I did not only improve my knowledge skill, but I also see development on my interpersonal skills with the people I interact with.