A Man's Guide to a Nursing Career

Editor/Author O'Lynn, Chad
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $30.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $45.00
ISBN: 978-0-8261-0685-8
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Book Status: Available
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This is a nuts and bolts guide to a career in nursing--from the earliest consideration of a nursing career through education and clinical practice--designed specifically for men.

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Table of 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 Survive Nursing School
  • 6. That's a Baby, Not a Football! Caring and Touch From a Man's Perspective
  • Part III. The Eagle Has Landed! Working as a Registered Nurse
  • 7. Landing Your First Job
  • 8. Communication: Do I Really Have to Talk About Baby Showers? - Renee G. Heath
  • 9. Getting Ahead Without Stepping on Toes: Transition to Practice, Professional Development, and Leadership