Compassion? No. It’s important to have, but compassion alone will not suffice.
Technical skill? No. You may be able to perform procedures with your eyes closed, but that isn’t enough.
Bravery? No. Courage is necessary at times, but it takes more.
All those qualities contribute to your goal of becoming the best nurse you can be. But the one quality that is necessary to become a great registered nurse, is that you need to be (Read entire article…)