Introduction The incident I will be reflecting on occurred whilst I was placed with the vascular team. The Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Professional Conduct 2004, section 8 states that as a nurse 'you must act to identify and minimise the risk to patients and clients'. In this essay I am reflecting on an incident that happened in my earlier years of working as a professional nurse. I too have learned from the incident, as it has taught me the importance of acting assertively with colleagues, in a sensitive manner, in order to safeguard patients' well-being. . Gibbs 1988 Model encourages the reflector to make analyse of the components of their experiences in the fourth state; maintaining aseptic procedure is paramount to avoid contamination of equipment, infection control and protect against needle stick.
The care assistant knew I was a student nurse and treated me, not as a partner in care but as a learner. This detail is such as who was involved in the incident and what you are reflecting on. James, a seventeen year old boy was admitted with a fractured wrist who suffers with schizophrenia. To prevent future events like this occurring I will express any concerns about my clinical skills before beginning any procedures in order to both reduce any authority gradient and to also reduce the diffusion of responsibility as much as possible. Before Grace left I made sure that I knew where everything was, including in-case of emergency details.
After I reflected on the whole experience, I establish a proper action for the future. I was aware that this incident would make her feel disempowered. But I realized that the nurse did not explain to Mrs. I was aware that even though I could speak to her, Bridget had no way of communicating back except through facial expression and use of her eyes. Communication is an essential interpersonal skill, which people need as it is an integral to everyday life. Evaluation The good that came out of the situation was that the care plan for the last days of life had been met. The family being present was of much use when making the initial.
Obesity has become a major global issue in the last century since it has had an exponential increase throughout the world. The situation was much more complicated than I was initially thought, in short I was dealing with a half conscious deaf and dumb girl, having multiple fractures also the possibility of internal bleeding. I have stated completing the essential medical procedures, alongside I was trying to create a rapport with her by showing some hand signals which expresses sympathy and care. I came up with a reasonable explanation of the ways I took to heal the wound. X, but she told me to not worry, as Mr. This experience was a learning curve for me as a novice and it will be beneficial to my learning experience as I have many learning needs as a student nurse.
More often than not, the reflective practice is guided by the model of reflection. Analysis According to the Payne 2000 , if a nurse does not have the efficient knowledge to perform a job ethically, then the professional partnerships are at risk. The reflection model used for this paper is the Gibbs. I checked his medical record and found out that he has modified oxygen saturation rate, and his current one was still in the safe range. When this incident occurred I wanted to bury my head under the sand and wish that it never happened, but now I am grateful that it did happen because it gave me an opportunity to look deeper into the situation and deeper into myself. I was very embarrassed because I had no idea about that term.
I also noticed that she was wearing a long-sleeved shirt, and I was concerned that the cuffs could be contaminated. As a negative point, I am now aware that I over-compensated and spoke too much. I also understood that I have to build deep partnerships with the patients, family and medical professionals to use nursing frameworks efficiently. I also have had an idea of pressure relief and dressings. In this essay I will reflect on my unpleasant experience and demonstrate how this could be used as an evidence to prove how reflective activities effectively assist nurses with professional development.
X, if I did not express my concern, and put it into action it is meaningless. I will learn to identify the stages of healing by researching the biology of wound care. This essay aims to discuss about a clinical skill in which I have become competent in practicing during my clinical practicum in a major hospital. I was challenged by the opportunity to communicate with a service user who was using a communication tool communication board which I had never used and seen before meeting Bridget. As I develop from a supervised participant to a participant in care delivery I will continue to read research and reflect my practice on a daily basis. However as the biggest challenge I felt was her corporation.
He even began spitting out his food on the plate and this really disgusted me. I believe that if the nurse had explained, Mrs. Pages often ask colleagues to find denver rectors. I now feel more confident in protecting patient confidentiality and will aim to always embody the values and principles of a healthcare scientist. By doing this I can review the situation with a clear non-biased mind.
X to understand my accent by talking slowly and clearly rather than by asking my friend to ask questions of my part. Description The most important factor in this incident was the lack of intervention from myself or the other healthcare professionals. I was nervous because it was my very first patient to treat in the high risk foot clinic. I felt overwhelmed and looked to my mentor to support me. I felt very glad that no one had witnessed my actions but also very ashamed of myself for what I had done. She said she would put the BiPap machine back immediately after the breakfast, and it would not be long. I felt this was not the case in that situation as they did not offer her any form of assistance, as well as being rude and unhelpful.