A Man's Guide to a Nursing Career.
By: O'Lynn, Chad.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Springer Publishing Company, 2012Description: 1 online resource (233 p.).ISBN: 9780826106865.Subject(s): Career choice | Nurses, Male | Vocational guidanceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: A Man's Guide to a Nursing CareerDDC classification: 610.73023 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Halftitle; Titlepage; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Contributors; Foreword William T. Lecher, RN, MS, MBA, NE-BC; Preface; Acknowledgments; PART I. WHY MEN? WHY NURSING? WHY NOW?; 1. What Can Nursing Bring to You?; 2. Men in Nursing-It's NOT Something New!; 3. Does Nursing Put Out the Welcome Mat to Men?; PART II. MAKING IT HAPPEN; 4. Where Is the Starting Line? Getting Into Nursing School; Stacey Boatright; 5. How to Avoid Getting Voted Off the Island: How to SurviveNursing School; 6. That's a Baby, Not a Football! Caring and Touch From a Man'sPerspective
PART III. THE EAGLE HAS LANDED! WORKING AS A REGISTERED NURSE7. Landing Your First Job; 8. Communication: Do I Really Have to Talk AboutBaby Showers?; Renee G. Heath; 9. Getting Ahead Without Stepping on Toes: Transition to Practice,Professional Development, and Leadership; Index
This is a nuts and bolts guide to a career in nursing--from its earliest consideration through education and clinical practice--designed specifically for men. The text describes the career paths available along with a consideration of their financial benefits, job security, personal fulfillment, and the need for nurses skilled at information management and technology. It discusses strategies for dealing with a rigorous nursing curriculum compounded by the challenges of potential anti-male sentiment. The guide takes the reader from day one of nursing school through the licensing exam and addres
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