Personal Philosophy of Nursing Essay
Use the questions from Box 3-2 on page 111 of your textbook as a guide as you write your personal philosophy of nursing. The essay is to be typewritten and double-spaced (1,000 words) and should include the following:
- Introduction that includes who you are and where you practice nursing
- Definition of nursing
- Assumptions or underlying beliefs
- Definitions and examples of the major domains of nursing
- Summary that includes answers to the following questions:
a. How are the domains connected?
b. What is your vision of nursing for the future?
c. What are the challenges that you will face as a nurse?
d. What are your goals for professional development?