Let’s All Just Admit

Nursing is a hard job. Don’t get me wrong, I love it and can’t imagine doing anything else. But let’s all just admit, it’s hard. While nursing is very rewarding, it can also be physically tough and emotionally gruelling. As nurses, we deal with a lot of heavy issues. We see life and death up […]

Moral Courage

I’ve recently gone back to Uni and begun a research project looking at demonstrations of moral courage by undergraduate nursing students. This led me to reflect on a time when, as a student, I failed my patient. It was my very first placement and I was beyond excited, but also very nervous, having never done […]