DARE DREAM DELIVER NURSES CONFERENCE 2023
The ABC of D.R.E.A.M. get ready to Dare, Dream, Deliver with Greatness
Dr Charmaine Jacobs
A story about her first encounter with nurses
Daring to Dream and delivering on it!
Having a good attitude as a healthcare professional, especially as a nurse, is of paramount importance for several reasons. First and foremost, a positive attitude fosters a sense of trust and comfort among patients, creating a more conducive healing environment. Patients often come to healthcare providers during vulnerable moments in their lives, and a nurse’s positive demeanour can alleviate anxiety and promote well-being. Additionally, a good attitude enhances teamwork and collaboration among healthcare professionals, leading to more effective patient care. It also contributes to personal resilience, enabling nurses to cope with the emotional and physical demands of their profession while maintaining empathy and compassion. In the realm of healthcare, where empathy and care are essential components, a good attitude is not just a valuable asset but an ethical obligation that directly impacts the quality of patient care.