What is Nursing?
- December 13, 2016
- Posted by: careercrawlers
- Category: Nursing FAQ,
This profession is concerned with taking care of injured, or ill people. Nurses work in various settings like private homes, hospitals, long-term health facilities, businesses, work environments, and schools. In essence, there’s NO limitation to where a nurse can work.
Nurses perform various duties like patient care, assessments, developing care plans, educating patients on current conditions, and more.
Here’s another definition from – TruthAboutNursing.org
“Nurses save and improve lives as front line members of the health care delivery team. They independently assess and monitor patients, and taking a holistic approach, determine what patients need to attain and preserve their health. Nurses then provide care and, if needed, alert other health care professionals to assist.”
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