Effective teamwork and communication are critical for ensuring high reliability and the safe delivery of care.
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Introduction This unit group includes registered nurses, registered psychiatric nurses and graduates of a nursing program who are awaiting registration (graduate nurses). They provide direct nursing care to patients, deliver health education programs and provide consultative services regarding issues relevant to the practice of nursing.
Clinical history taking (patient example)
Interpreting body language correctly is an important aspect of non-verbal communication.
Nurse handover, or end of shift report, is an important part of the daily nursing routine. As a student nurse you should be used to taking a report and making sure that you have all the relevant information about each patient in your care. This may include details about a patient's dietary needs, information about an individual who requires his/her blood pressure checking each half hour, or even a discussion about a particular patient's worsening condition and any results or investigations they may be awaiting.
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Introduction In order to be successful in acquiring a license to practice as a registered nurse in Canada, you must be able to ensure that the care you provide is safe, competent and ethical.
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Information is conveyed as words, tone of voice, and body language. Studies have shown that words account for 7 percent of the information communicated.
What is communication skills?
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