goals of the nursing department are to plan and
administer safe, comprehensive care to those in need of
assistance and to help them achieve maximum potential and
manage their illness.
Other goals include Health education,
counseling, and disease prevention.
RN-2 years, LPN-1 year, & SW-6 YEARS.
6 areas of employment for nurses-medical, surgical,
pediatrics, maternity, psychiatry , geriatrics.
6 areas of employment for social workers - hospitals, skilled care
facilities, long-term care facilities, inpatient rehabilitation
facilities, social agencies, hospices.
List 6 personal characteristics desirable in nursing personal-
sensitivity to needs of other good verbal and written
communication skills, clear thinking, sound decision making
skills, & reliable judgment.
List 6 personal characteristics desirable in social workers
patience, caring, and helpful attitude, sensitivity to
others needs, strong desire to help others, must be able to think