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DEFINITION OF NURSING 1 Definition of Nursing Nurs 111, November 14, 2012 Malone University School of Nursing and Health Sciences Definition of Nursing
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DEFINITION OF NURSING 2 Nursing, throughout history, has played a very important role to keep society in balance. To perform any job it is essential to be trained, but more importantly understand what the job entails. To discover this every job is defined. This is especially true in the medical field because trained employees are dealing with patient lives. Defining nursing puts what the nurse is there to do in perspective. Also, it states the limits of the nurses power, such as diagnosing a patient. A nurses definition is less specific than a doctors diagnosis. Defining nursing is very important to the success of the nurse and to the patient. The common theme that comes to mind when the career nursing is brought up is caring for injured or diseased patients. That is an important part of nursing, but the definition entail much more. According to Martha Bramlett (2010, p. 1), a nurse's mission is to translate their
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