Students will discuss the meaning of the nurse-patient relationship and communication in relation to the nursing profession and identify connections between these two concepts and the characteristics of nursing. Students will demonstrate beginning competency in the use of academic writing style and APA formatting.
Consider the assigned readings, class videos, and class discussion in relation to the nurse-patient relationship, communication and the characteristics of the nursing profession.
Write a one to two-page paper in response to the following prompts:
What does the phrase nurse-patient relationship mean?What role does communication play in the nurse-patient relationship? Link your discussion to one or more of the characteristics of nursing that have been discussed this semester. Connect discussion to class content using supporting statements from assigned readings with corresponding citation to source.
Academic writing style.