Critical thinking is a term thrown around in nursing schools and hospitals all over the country. Nursing instructors say students need critical thinking skills to be successful nurses. On his Facebook fan page Sean Dent, and nurse practitioner, podcaster, and prolific blogger asked: "Can critical thinking skills be taught?". Before I can answer that question the term "critical … [Read more...] about Can Critical Thinking Skills Be Taught?
I was reading posts on Facebook the other day and came across the following status update written by Chris, a former nurse colleague: Please forgive give my rant.... Yesterday was the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and I thought about this all day. In 2001, I was working nights in ICU in Miami. Just another night, just another patient, … [Read more...] about That One Patient