by Rae Simons

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Find out what it takes to be a nurse with character... Nurses work in many settings, including: •Hospitals; •Clinics; •Medical centers; •Nursing homes; •Schools; and •Private homes. These professionals need strong backgrounds in science, psychology, and math. They also need the right personality for the job and the right character. Nurses need to demonstrate: Integrity by dealing honestly with patients... Respect and compassion by aiding those who are sick or in pain... And courage to face crises with strength and endurance. Nurses touch the lives of others. Read Nurse and find out how.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422290576
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 09/02/2014
Series: Careers With Character
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
Lexile: 1130L (what's this?)
File size: 8 MB
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Job Requirements 11

2 Integrity and Trustworthiness 25

3 Respect and Compassion 33

4 Justice and Fairness 43

5 Responsibility 51

6 Courage 59

7 Self-Discipline and Diligence 65

8 Citizenship 73

9 Career Opportunities 81

Further Reading 92

For More Information 93

Glossary 94

Index 95

About the Author & Consultants 96

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