Becoming a Registered Nurse : Making the Transition to Practice

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2012-08-01
  • Publisher: Learning Matters
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Final year nursing students are often nervous about making the transition into a registered nurse. This book helps students prepare for their first nursing role and uses 'real life' scenarios to consolidate their skills. It guides students through the final year with its increased demands, and assists them in meeting the NMC requirements for registration. It covers content commonly found on final year transition to practice modules including coping with stress, applying for jobs, what to expect from your first role, dealing with change, delegating and managing junior staff, handling risky situations, managing priorities and developing your career.

Table of Contents

This is Your Final Year as a Nursing Student - How Can You Make the Most of it?
Your First Qualified Role and Preceptorship
Dealing with Change
Working with Staff - Your Role as a Leader
Taking on a Mentorship Role
Your Role in Risky Situations
What to do When your Patient‚«÷s Condition Deteriorates
Managing Competing Demands
What if Someone Wants to Make a Complaint?
You Think You‚«÷ve Witnessed Abuse, What Should You Do?
Developing your Career, is There a Perfect Route?
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