The word caring is mostly utilized to define the essential task of a nurse

The word caring is mostly utilized to define the

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place every moment a nurse interacts with a patient. The word caring is mostly utilized to define the essential task of a nurse (Rhodes et al., 2011). Caring is a crucial factor in the holistic practice of nursing, more importantly when dealing with patients under the intensive care unit. According to Watson (2012), caring in simple terms could mean positively impacting the experiences of the patients and their families with zero ill intentions to ensure that they are satisfied with the services offered.
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CARING IN NURSING 4 In a nutshell, holistic caring is very important in nursing as it helps to enrich the patient’s life. Holistic nursing helps nurses to improve their skills on how to handle patients with different conditions. Nurses should always spend quality times with the sick in order to promote both the psychological and emotional well-being of the patient to improve the physical healing which leads to better patient outcomes.
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CARING IN NURSING 5 References Rhodes, M., Morris, A., & Lazenby, R. (2011). Nursing at its best: competent and caring. OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 16(2), 10. Swanson, K. M. (2012). What is known about caring in nursing science? Caring in Nursing Classics: An Essential Resource, 59. Watson, J. (2012). Nursing: The philosophy and science of caring (revised edition). In Caring in nursing classics: An essential resource (pp. 243-264). Springer Publishing Co Inc., New York.
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