In conclusion, Orlando 's theory mainly focuses on the nurse-patient interaction with the application of nursing process with successful goal attainment at the forefront. However, as essential as that is, the second reason for Orlando 's theory is to emphasize nurse 's purpose which extends from caregiver through care planner to care evaluator while preserving a therapeutic relationship with a client. Consequently, Potter and Bockenhauer (2000) summarize that " education and practice in Orlando 's Nursing Theory were found to help nurse achieve this outcome. In achieving this outcome, the nurses were better able to achieve their mission-excellence in each nurse-patient interaction" (p.21). Finally, I would like to wish everyone in this class the most abundant experience on the way to accomplishments in the chosen direction of advanced nursing profession and thank for the most diverse and stimulating discussions.
I agree with you that a nurse need to have entry level of CNA experience. You will gain valuable experience from the access to patient care, be aware that it is a real job of nursing field. I believe nurse with CNA experience are better prepared for the workload and health field environment. At least has had a picture of what to do with patient care and dealing with family and emergency situations. Charge nurses have a lot of responsible.
‘Midwives Rules and Standards’ (NMC, 2015) scope of midwifery practice consists of the midwifes roles and responsibilities. It informs us that as a midwife they have a duty to follow the standards when looking after mother and baby. As well as following the NMC for nurses and midwives (NMC, 2015). The midwifery scope is focussed on providing high quality care for women and babies in all settings (RCM, 2010). The framework allows midwives to fulfil their role.
Brittany, I liked your statement "Nurses are the front-line defense for patient safety and are responsible for positive patient outcomes." The role of an advocate requires the nurse to act as a communicator, liaison, educator, interpreter, and caregiver. Choosing a career in nursing means wanting to fill that role while providing optimal care and striving for positive outcomes for all patients. Every nurse has the opportunity to make a positive impact on their patients. Good Post.
Nursing is a most trusted and gratifying profession. As a nurse educator, I will express my passion for teaching by incorporating features such as clinical assessments, practical application of theory, evaluation, and role modeling into advanced nursing practice, from previous experiences and current experience and clinical practicum to find success and gratification in students chosen profession as well empowering leaners to develop their own strengths, beliefs, and personal attributes to become a good professional. Personally, I do have a positive attitude towards the personal and professional growth, and value ongoing learning and will stive to instill the same into my students learnig journey .. My objective as a Nurse Educator
It is evident that one of the most valuable attributes one can have is to be an excellent mentor. Holding the characteristic ability to be a great mentor will allow a person to lead and encourage the growth of another person in many different ways. Mentoring plays a significant factor in the nursing profession because of a few reasons. A successful mentor will communicate high expectations, will be a good listener, has empathy, offers encouragement, and feels generous. (Zerwekh & Garneau, 2014, p. 57) According to Zerwekh & Garneau (2014), someone considered as a mentor should have your best interest at heart and should bolster your self-confidence (p. 59).
Therefore, nurses should have the full grasp of the process and acquired the necessary knowledge needed to perform at such a level. The post-anesthesia care unit definitely plays an important part in patient recovery. Hence, post-anesthesia care unit nurses need not only have the dedication to their craft, but also the commitment to attain the level of competency to perform such a delicate
In conclusion, a "good" midwife is one who possesses the ability to adapt her care approach to suit the client 's needs. Being a midwife is being a respected friend, a trusted advisor, an advocate. Whist many qualities are required it is the relationship between midwife and client that is the cornerstone to a positive pregnancy experience. Trust is a key factor in forming a successful relationship, therefore a confident nature is essential to give the client reassurance about the quality of care she is receiving. However, it is the strength of a midwife 's interpersonal skills that can elevate her from midwife to a "good"
As a result, I believe my interpersonal skills would enable me to be a competent and caring Nurse. As a nurse, I plan to provide excellent patient care by servicing my patients with compassion, respect, integrity and loyalty. For me, Nursing is not just another career; it is about compassion and helping people thrive through some of the toughest times in their lives. My greatest accomplishment thus far is being a wife and a mother. Being a mom entails a lot of endurance.