Continuing education is a big part in the nursing career field. A nurse educator is key to this ongoing process. Good nursing educators should also know how to teach and adapt to changes in the health care system. These skills are critical not only to the nurse educators but to their students as well. Betty Nelson wrote an article from Nurse Together on this subject.
Nurse Educator Beyond Staff Development.
Today, nursing education crosses the traditional boundaries of academia, staff development and continuing education conferences and has evolved into a life-long endeavor. Nurse Educators can be found in a multitude of settings, however, the basic elements of nurse education are the same: preparing nursing students for entry into practice or facilitating the updating and expansion of knowledge and skills for experienced nurses.
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Nurse Education is an important part in the nursing field. If you feel you possess any of the skills needed perhaps you should look into becoming a nurse educator. If you want to find out more about it, please visit our webpage.