Tag Archives: nurse-patient relationships

Nurses: EQ versus IQ

Most everyone is aware that your IQ is a measure of your intelligence, but are you aware that there...

Nurses and Labor Day

With Labor Day Weekend just around the corner here in the United States, I thought I would devote this...

Connecting With Patients

Since nursing is often a task-oriented profession, we sometimes lose sight of the fact that there’s a person—the patient–right...

Navigating Boundaries

When relationships with patients and their families deepen over time, it’s easy to step over the line where boundaries...

The Nurse and the Oxygen Mask

When you get on an airplane, remember how the flight attendant will demonstrate how to put on your oxygen...