Tag Archives: communication

Yes, I Hear You

Nurses talk a lot about listening (no pun intended). We learn about the importance of it, how to do...

How to Be a Diplomat at the Bedside

People get cranky in healthcare situations, particularly hospitals. Patients are sick, stressed out about their bills, and tired of...

Nursing Skills: Confrontation

Nurses are renowned for being passive (and passive-aggressive) folks who tend to talk behind others’ backs and not confront...

Euphemisms

AJN published a post on their Off the Charts blog entitled “On Euphemisms and Learning to Be Present.” The...