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How moral distress, courage and resilience impact nursing care

By | 2019-06-04T13:32:46+00:00 June 4th, 2019|Categories: Nursing careers and jobs, Nursing education|

As a nurse, you often find yourself in situations others never encounter, such as patient care issues related to end-of-life decisions or conflict with families and colleagues. You must be aware how moral distress causes emotional and physical pain that can upset and disrupt your life and learn how to cope.

How difficult patient situations can lead to moral and ethical dilemmas

By | 2019-05-28T17:04:46+00:00 May 28th, 2019|Categories: Nursing careers and jobs|

You spend more time with patients than any other profession and deal with difficult patient situations frequently because of the front line position nurses have within healthcare. Situations can arise from a simple patient question or information from a medical record that gives you pause or concern. Learn how to distinguish between ethical and moral dilemmas.