Enhancing and Developing Nursing Skills.
Enhancing and Developing Nursing SkillsNursing is an art and a science and exists to promote health and well being for patients and their families. Nursing school prepares new graduates with a foundation to which they can build upon in the world of patient care. By keeping in mind the patient care needs in all aspects of consideration through the mind; body and soul nurses can be more proactive in-patient centered care in their approach to nursing.Through subjective and objective, data nurses can strive to provide high quality care. Nursing instinct is crafted from learned knowledge, real experiences and the development of personal experiences as well as personal and learned philosophies by incorporating evidence based observations, testing and proven theories. Nursing is not for the weak.Nurses need to be strong, independent and ready to advocate for the patients as well as their profession. Nurses are selfless, trusted caretakers with a title that comes with great responsibility as well as great personal satisfaction.As a new nurse, I was not prepared for the level of caring I would be faced …… middle of paper ……sletter/201312/nursesinthemedia.phpMcEwen, M., & Wills, E. M. (2011). Philosophy, Science, and Nursing. In Theoretical basis for nursing (3rd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.Small, D. C., & Small, R. M. (2011). Medscape: Medscape Access. Retrieved March 23,2014, from http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/751637_4What is Nursing? (2014). Retrieved March 23, 2014, fromhttp://www.nursingworld.org/EspeciallyForYou/What-is-Nursing.