Role of the ward sister: tensions, pressures, opportunities


Doherty, Carole, Gatenby, Mark and Hales, Colin (2010) Role of the ward sister: tensions, pressures, opportunities Nursing Standard, 24, (51), pp. 35-40.

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This article investigates the factors that have shaped the role and work experiences of ward sisters and charge nurses. The article considers how ward sisters make sense of the tensions between their clinical and managerial responsibilities and the contradictions inherent in different aspects of their role. It offers suggestions on how these tensions might be alleviated

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ISSNs: 0029-6570 (print)
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Organisations: Southampton Business School
ePrint ID: 336290
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August 2010Published
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2012 08:53
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017 17:23
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/336290

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