My Philosophy In Nursing

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Reflecting over my past several years as a nurse my philosophy of nursing is forever evolving. Although my core aspects of my philosophy has not changed. Nursing is a life changing career, it is a calling. Florence Nightingale once said “I will not allow low self-esteem, self-limiting beliefs, or negativity of others prevent me from achieving my authentic goals and from becoming the person am meant to be” ( Nursing Philosophy Examples August 6, 2016) It is an honor to taken upon a person to care for someone who is unable to care for themselves. I believe each person has the right to the highest quality of care, regardless of their age, race, gender, religious preference or sexual orientation. Each patient is an individual created by God, I will not be judgmental even when their lifestyle differs from mine. I will treat every patient with dignity, respect and compassion. I am confident in my ability to continue my profession without showing any kind of discrimination. I will appreciate and respect culture values and beliefs of my patients. Diversity in the nursing workplace provides opportunities to deliver quality care which promotes patient satisfaction and emotional well-being. ( Why Diversity in the Nursing Workforce Matters May 7, 2013, 11:00AM, Posted by Adejike Ayoola)…show more content…
I believe patients, visitors and team members all deserves an environment that is safe, promotes calmness and healing, and is client centered. I will educate my patients and families on safety awareness and fall prevention. I will promote a positive, professional and friendly atmosphere that is welcoming and comforting to my patient and team members. A patients hospital room is their personal space, I will knock and introduce myself with a warm smile before entering the room. Privacy will be respected at all times. I will respect my coworkers and provide additional support when
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