"I Will Be Here For You": Nursing Students' Perceptions of Being Present for Their Patients
Repository Posting Date2017-10-12T16:44:02Z
Author DetailsCarol Toliuszis Kostovich, PhD; Jeanne Van Denack, MSN -- Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA; Patricia Bachmeier, MSN, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationAlpha Omicron
This project represents the initial phase of a longitudinal study assessing pre-licensure nursing students' ability to recognize nursing presence in the clinical setting. The preliminary findings suggest that students are able to identify concepts of nursing presence and self-report a high ability to be present to their patients.