Exploring the role of nurse educators

Masters
Essay
Miscellaneous
Pages 10 (2510 words)
Download 0
Nursing has been for long respected by each and every human being. The profession gets so much respect that it deserves utmost care by the nurses to maintain the respect and regard that the profession has received for so many years. With so much at stake, nurse educators have tough task on hand to provide nurses for the development of nation's health care industry…

Introduction

Nurse educators design, implement, evaluate and revise the academic and continuing curriculum for educating nurses. Various views and opinions of research scholars have been presented to outline the role of nurse educators in the development of health care industry. Grounded theory is used to analyze the data from three hospitals and universities after collecting data from nurse educators, managers and word preceptors. The research proposal also presents the total time consumable for the research along with the expenditure.
The Nursing profession has long been long revered by society as it touches on a very important and sensitive aspect of living and that is none other than health care. Other than doctors, nurses are the one who we entrust our body with and the word 'nursing' itself connotes caring and giving comfort. Nurses serve in the front line against diseases and maladies and it is in this regard that they have earned the admiration and respect that we see society give to them today. It becomes imperative, therefore, that nurses be educated in a way that will make them effective and functional in a rapidly changing health care environment. The responsibility falls upon the unsung heroes called the Nurse Educators.
Nurse educators are those in the academia and clinical settings who persevere to educate future nurses and at the same ...
Download paper
Not exactly what you need?

Related papers

Underage Pregnancy: Nurse Role
Underage Pregnancy: Nurse Role …
Role of the Family Nurse Practitioner
Similarly, the status of FNP practice in Texas is compared with that of Hawaii, Florida, Mississippi, and Tennessee, with regard to (a) prescriptive Privileges, (b) collaboration agreements/supervision requirements, (c) Nurse Practitioner regulation bodies in each state, and (d) any other practice significant information.…
Caring role of the nurse
Shifting demographic patterns have resulted in a growing number of elders who require acute and long-term care. Consequently, informal caregivers have come to be viewed legitimately as nurse-extenders. Informal caregivers provide most of the nursing care to elderly in long-term care; improving the quality of that care requires an empirically-based understanding of the structures, processes, and…
“Role of the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)”
Sherwood (1997) tells us that environments are still somewhat restricted and that practice varies from state to state which causes some difficulty in efficient use of the NP where needed. The University of Texas Health Science Center defines Advanced Practice Nursing as "as a registered professional nurse who is prepared for advanced practice by virtue of knowledge and skills obtained through a…
My Developing Role as a Mental Health Nurse with my Schizophrenic Patient
My client, Greg, had all of these in varying degrees at different times. According to Javitt & Coyle (2004), "Scientists have long viewed schizophrenia as arising out of a disturbance in which brain cells communicate using a signalling chemical, or neurotransmitter, called dopamine"…
How Does Gender Bias Negatively Impact the Role of Men in Nursing
Gender bias negatively impacts the role of men in nursing by:…
Exploring the role of nurse educators
Nurse educators design, implement, evaluate and revise the academic and continuing curriculum for educating nurses. Various views and opinions of research scholars have been presented to outline the role of nurse educators in the development of health care industry. Grounded theory is used to analyze the data from three hospitals and universities after collecting data from nurse educators,…