What Nursing Means To Me Essays and Term Papers

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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-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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • My Nursing Ethics

    Moral Compass Marie Panao NRS 437V-0103 December 1, 2012 My Professional Moral Compass The code of ethics is an important part of the nursing foundation where nurses are directed to practice with compassion and respect for human dignity, responsibility, accountability, confidentiality and...

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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 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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  • 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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  • Theory of Nursing

    of Nursing Before making the critical decision to enroll in a nursing program it is important to seek out information on nursing as a vocation. The program at this school is rigorous and time consuming and, therefore, should not be ventured into lightly. In this paper I will go through what I have...

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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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  • 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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  • Successful Future

    benefit from me going to college and becoming a registered nurse. I did not have a role model growing up and I want to be the person my daughter looks up to in her life. There are many health care jobs that will get me some insight on being a registered nurse. Starting off as a certified nursing assistant...

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  • Pragmatic View

    liked this patient (CCP#1), it seems that we connected right away after our first meeting (CCP#4). He shared with me his life story [referred to as phenomenal field by Watson], which allowed me to know him as a person not just “a case” going for surgery on our unit. I welcome him as he is admitted onto...

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