Assignment #4.docx - Running head REVIEW OF LITERATURE 1 THE EMOTIONAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CHALLENGES OF TODAYS NURSES WORKING IN HIGH ACUITY SETTINGS A

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Running head: REVIEW OF LITERATURE THE EMOTIONAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CHALLENGES OF TODAYS NURSES WORKING IN HIGH ACUITY SETTINGS: A REVIEW OF LITERATURE Rita Patel The University of Texas at Arlington In partial fulfillment of the requirements of N5366 Principles of Nursing Research Michelle Hampton, PhD, RN, NEA-BC February 9, 2018 1
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Running head: REVIEW OF LITERATURE Introduction statement Nursing is one of the most stressful and challenging professions due to job features and workplace characteristics. Experiencing a certain dose of stress on the job can be motivating and beneficial resulting in ability to stay focused and welcomes new challenges at work. When the stress exceeds the ability to cope then it stops being healthy and starts causing damage to the mind and body. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) defines job stress as “the harmful physical and emotional responses that occur when the requirements of the job do not match the capabilities, resources or needs of the worker”. These negative responses
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  • Fall '16
  • Denise Cauble
  • Nursing, Psychology, work-related stress, high acuity areas

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