5 Tips on Comforting a Coworker Dealing With Grief

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  When a coworker experiences the loss of a loved one, it is usually a shock to everyone in the department. Many people struggle with what they should or should not do about the sad news. Nurses and other caregivers also struggle like everyone else when it is a coworker. It is even harder when you were not particularly close to the person.   In this article I want to share some tips on what you can do and also avoid. Listen to Them Be a good listener. Some of you naturally love to talk. This is the time to […]

How to Build Positive Relationships with Your Patients.

    As caregivers and nurses, your work involves working with patients every single day. If you don’t have a positive relationship with your patients, it can be very stressful. It is never fun spending your time around people who you have a poor relationship with. In this article, I want ┬áto share a few tips on how to build positive relationships with your patients.   Communication How you communicate with your patient is the key to having a positive relationship. It’s important to always introduce yourself. Sometimes we get so busy dealing with so many patients that we forget […]

How To Get The Most Benefit From Your Preceptor.

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  The new trend nowadays is that new employees do not have the luxury of spending too much time in orientation. The orientation period is getting shorter and shorter and you are expected to be working on your own after a few weeks. With some companies, orientation may only be a few days unless you are a new graduate. The days you spend with your preceptor should be spent wisely with the goal of learning as much as possible. There are 6 ways that I want us to focus on, on how to get the most benefit from your preceptor. […]