Title

Contributing to the Profession: Our Responsibility as a Professional Nurse

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2019

Abstract

After completion of this chapter, the reader will be able to

• Discuss the importance of mentoring others in nursing.

• Discuss benefits of active involvement in professional nursing organizations

• Describe the importance of actively engaging in evidence-based practice.

• Explore the possibilities that can arise when advocating for the nursing profession.

• Describe the role of the professional nurse for maintaining a healthy work environment.

• Discuss the role of nurse advocacy in nurturing a healthy work environment.

• Describe the importance of the nurse's role in civic, social, and volunteer activities.

ISBN

9780826125248

Publication

Leadership and management competence in nursing practice: Competencies, skills, decision-making

Place of Publication

New York

Publisher

Springer Publishing Company

Pages

415-440

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