If you’re a new nurse and not sure how to talk to your nurse manager, this post outlines some important considerations when approaching your new boss.
Communicating with loved ones can be hard. These communication tips – your loved ones can help make these conversations more effective.
No one likes difficult conversations. These communication tips – difficult conversations can help make these conversations a little better.
Struggling with communication with your patients? These communication tips – Patients and their support systems can help.
Struggling with communication with your team? These Communication Tips – Other Members of the Healthcare Team can help.
Struggling with communication among your team? These communication tips can help.
Something that I was not prepared for as a nurse was how many people would want my attention at every second of the day. Patients, families, physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, housekeeping, receptionists, pharmacists… literally everyone. Combine that with a constantly evolving task-list, dynamic patient conditions, and soon every single second counts. But you don’t want to seem rude and just walk away or ignore them. Here are some realistic communication tips for nurses on how to graciously bring a conversation to a close so you can get back to business!
Have you ever had to deal with difficult patients? Examples would be non compliance or worse. How do you handle difficult patients?