Geriatric Citizenship Analysis

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According to Backhaus, (2015) the experts consulted mentioned that BRN future competencies would include, “being a leader on the ward/nursing unit,” “being a staff and family coach/mentor,” or “able to evaluate the situation of a client in its entirety” (p. 3). This semester we have honed our abilities to assess geriatric patients in a holistic manner, demonstrating our ability to prioritize their needs. We have worked on leadership abilities, coached and mentored each other through discussion groups by offering praise, suggestions and promoting critical dialogue. We have reviewed and scrutinized geriatric literature in an effort to provide best care practices to our aging population, emphasizing the respect and dignity seniors deserve.
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