This focus on the student achieving the objective through the teaching methods is also applicable to nurses in their professional practices. The patients need to become the center of focus in providing the services.
Patient-oriented practices in nursing are vital in providing quality healthcare services to the patient. Having the required attitude, expertise and dedications that focus on the best outcome in nursing will ensure that the patients get quality services. Patient-oriented services ensure that the patient is safe and get quality services through providing what is best for the patient. Providing quality services may need the cooperation of other nurses that is similar to the collaboration of the student in student-centered learning. The cooperation among nurses might include the exchange of options and ideas on how best to take care of the patient. There is also need to understand the patients’ requirements in providing these quality services and making a decision on the best option to use while being friendly to patients (Small & Small, 2011).
Small, D. C., & Small, R. M. (2011). Patients First! Engaging the Hearts and Minds of Nurses with a Patient-Centered Practice Model. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 16(2), 1. ...Show more