Be Intellectually Challenged
Nursing is referred to as a career that is both "high-tech"
and "high-touch." It is based upon sound education and a caring
Nurses use computers, heart monitors, respirators and other specialized
equipment in the course of doing their jobs.
Nurses work closely with their patients, providing compassionate hands-on
care and emotional support.
Sound nursing education includes:
- Understanding anatomy and physiology of the body
- Knowledge of drugs and their side effects
- Modern techniques of treatment and rehabilitation
- Communication and teaching
All of this knowledge allows nurses to meet the demand of providing optimal
care to their patients.