• My Nursing Career
    Me and my nursing career As a child, a nurse wearing a white uniform and a doctor wearing white coat fascinated me. My cousin was a nurse and often when I visited her, I felt a force pulling me or attracting me to that white uniform. Never realized until I became a nurse that it was not a dream, I was...
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  • Philosophy of Nursing
    Nursing Care of the Families 04/19/2012 Nursing is a profession on the rise. To be a nurse means to care for the sick or give medical attention to a sick person. Although this is what a nurse technically does there is so much more nurses bring to the profession. I believe as nurse I bring dedication...
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  • Level of Instructor Caring
    accomplish this goal. Caring has been valued as a central component of nursing for the past three decades. Tanner (1990) emphasized caring as a core value in nursing education and practice. Since caring is the central focus of nursing, close attention should be given to the practice, study, and teaching...
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  • Jean Watson: a Caring Moment
    Theories and Models of Nursing Practice April 4, 2011 Stephanie Merck, APRN, MS, CS Background of theory The caring theorist, Jean Watson, first developed her theory and published the philosophy and science of caring in 1979 (Current Nursing, 2011). She describes nursing as a process of caring...
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  • Personal Philosophy of Nursing
    Philosophy of Nursing Personal Philosophy of Nursing Pamela Metzger September 11, 2011 Jacksonville University Personal Philosophy of Nursing Nursing Philosophy What is nursing, what does nursing mean to me? After much thought I have put together a few ideas of what the term...
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  • Nursing Career
    A Nursing Career Nursing Career As I began analyzing what does a career mean to me the first thing that comes to heart is a professional. Wikipedia dictionary (2013) describes “ Nursing as a profession within the health sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities...
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  • Nursing Professionalism
    on my individual views of what professionalism in nursing means to me and how professionalism is important to nursing as a profession. Professionalism in nursing provides a framework for the development and advances in the profession of nursing. Factors that influenced me to become a nurse are explained...
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  • Accountable Practitioner
    another or using your own initiative (Griffith and Tengnah, 2010). The consideration of what accountability means in nursing practice is a key part in the foundation of nursing, some would say that being accountable means being responsible, and as a consequence taking the blame when something goes wrong....
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  • Philosophy of Teaching
    many others. Each has an effect on me as I also affect their lives. Nursing is a discipline of knowledge acquired both through formal education and through life experiences. The sum of these parts continues to alter and refine my nursing. My roles outside of nursing enhance my personal knowledge which...
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  • My Goals to Become a Nurse
    What Nursing Means to Me Abstract How the nursing field chose me and the meaning of the nursing field. My work got me started in the nursing fielding. It is hard going back to school and study nursing. The starting salaries for most registered nurses. People have many goals in life they want to...
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  • Nursing-a a Noble Profession
    10/23/12 Nursing care comes in many forms. Sometimes it is the ability to make someone feel physically comfortable by various means. It is a great profession, very much in demand today. My desire to become a nurse was not simply a response, but a passion built up through my experience...
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  • Before I Become a Pediatric Nurse
    sicker and sicker, I didn’t know what to do, and my sister had to stop what she was doing and helped her out. One day my mom told me, “You are my little nurse,” I was so happy that had she told me that. Few days later, she had died. I was in tears, but one thing she told me to do is to be very strong and...
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  • Ethics of Disabled Individual
    for this essay I will attempt to answer the questions that have been presented to me. I will describe one of the standards of practice that applies to my role in this case study. I will also describe how the nursing code of ethics would affect my decision making in this scenario. I will discuss factors...
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  • Mission & Ethics in Health Care
    patient. As a nurse, I believe that nursing care is a calling from God to act as “healers” to the community of people. Nursing is a gift that not everyone is given, and is something that is born from within. When people I know first question my career choice of nursing, there are times where I get back...
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  • Power, Policies and Service Provision
    The impact on nursing from the political issues was also discussed. The three key points identified in this workshop was: a) Politicians and health b) Political health reforms and its impact on nursing c) Politicians should be informed What does this mean for my nursing practice? a) Politicians...
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  • Philosophy in Nursing
    practice. My philosophy in my nursing career and as a future nurse practitioner is to be able to give quality care to patients with art and science. The purpose of this paper is to explain my philosophy further basing on the four metaparadigm of nursing. Nursing: Nursing has always been debated to either...
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  • Nursing Fundamentals
    Nursing Fundamentals  Nursing is something I feel very passionately about, and always have. Since I was a  little girl I have always taken an interest in caring for others, and putting them before myself.  I want to make a difference in people’s lives, and I think that nursing is the best way for me  ...
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  • Nursing Philosophy
    Personal Philosophy of Nursing Before I can discuss my personal philosophy of nursing, I would need to describe what philosophy of nursing means. It is the love or pursuit of knowledge, with your own system of beliefs and concepts; and incorporating that while caring for the client. Health promotion...
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  • Midterm Career essay
    for a long time. To me it has another meaning: a career is a job or profession that you enjoy. You do not have to dread your day, but instead love what you do every day. The careers that I have thought about would be nursing and a pharmacist. The reason why I would choose nursing is because you have...
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  • Community Service Reflection Paper
    I performed one major job. I played piano for the residents at the Longview Nursing Home. After the first week, we also ate cookies and drank punch together for a little while after I was done playing. If you had asked me a couple of years ago if I could ever imagine myself doing something like this...
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