Reflecting on my clinical experience has made me aware of my strengths and weaknesses in my personal and nursing skills. I have taken a lot away from this experience; as I have come across a personal issue of have trouble dealing with intimate care. I have developed an understanding of social norms and how they can affect ones opinions.
It may sound intimidating, and maybe even frightening, but your clinical experience offers you a learning opportunity to build the foundation of your nursing education. Today’s guest blogger shares her clinical experience as a nursing student and how it prepared her for her life as a registered nurse and how it helped her serve as a preceptor to future generations of registered nurses.
Going forward with my clinical experience I remind myself that I am a student and that the whole purpose of my clinical experience is to learn and become better. Even though it is embarrassing in the moment, I also tell myself that is okay to make mistakes and it is better to make mistakes during clinical with an instructor around than as a practicing Registered Nurse.Clinical Reflection Essay Sample.. As a nursing student, I had a positive experience administering medications.. be suspended, or counseled by the nursing board. As a student nurse, I should be especially careful when administering medications and always have my instructor present.Week Three Med-Surg Journal By Leigh Ann Tatnall, SN Experience: What happened? Day one: My patient was a 73 year-old male that had just undergone a facet injection for lower back pain and left-sided sciatica. He had a history of atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, Type II diabetes, renal insufficiency and a high PSA. I performed my assessment and.
In this essay, I will reflect upon a experience which I had with a patient using the Gibbs cycle of reflection (Gibbs, 1998) to help to signpost my answer and help the reader to read this essay with ease. Description of the event: During my clinical placement I have encountered a number of patients, each one possessing a unique personality thereby required a slight adaptation of my.Read More
The reason why I had the concern is that the medical errors that are made by Graduate nurses are usually linked with the conclusion that the graduate nurse has an inadequate training in nursing and also that the nurse lacks an experience in clinical matters (Levett-Jones, T, 2013., 95).Read More
Nursing students' reflections on the learning experience of a unique mental health clinical placement Abstract Introduction There exists a need for innovative thinking to identify new clinical placement opportunities for nursing students. Recovery-based clinical placements for mental health nurse students remain unique and require investigation.Read More
Reflection on clinical experience 1. It was Thursday; we were assigned in psychiatric ward of the Civil hospital Karachi. It was my first exposure to psychiatric ward and psychiatric patient and I was nervous that how would patient response to me and how would I take history from patient although theoretically I have sound knowledge about communication with psychiatric patient but practically.Read More
Nursing student's experiences of their clinical practice provide greater insight to develop an effective clinical teaching strategy in nursing education. The main objective of this study was to investigate student nurses' experience about their clinical practice. Focus groups were used to obtain students' opinion and experiences about their clinical practice. 90 baccalaureate nursing students.Read More
Anna’s Student Nursing Experience. Posted on August 26, 2015 by Gary Mitchell, Associate Editor.. a second year student nurse on the children’s branch,. I realise I sound like I’m writing an essay but it is so important to deliver effective.Read More
The nurse assesses the account of pain shared by the patient, and this may be given in the form of a story. This is how it began, this is how it felt, this is what that meant to me and this is what I did about it (Mishler et al. 2006) In this essay I explore the assessment of pain as conducted with one 60 year old patient whom I will call Mrs Drew.Read More
For the student, this is a process were one internally examines and explores an issue of concern triggered by an experience that clarifies the meaning of perspectives (Canham and Bennett, 2001, 185). The nursing practice has been surrounded by a world of silence and reflection is a way for nurses to reflect that is enhanced and introduced in the nursing curriculum (Guzzetta, 1998, 102).Read More
This study examined the lived experiences of student nurses during their clinical practice from the phenomenological point of view of nine student nurses. Student nurses are found to be on the verge of developing the sense of responsibility for the health and well-being of others as having been introduced to the threshold of clinical practice at early adulthood.Read More
My Experiences as a Student Nurse. Roya Shareefy, BSN Class of 2017,. The clinical experience of nursing school allowed me to have the opportunity to put what I learned in my classes and readings into action. Clinicals really put in perspectivewhat it truly is like to be a nurse.Read More