This book is part of the <b>Transforming Nursing Practice</b> series, written specifically to support nursing students on the new degree programme.

Vulnerability and Old Age

Vulnerability and old age
Vanessa Heaslip

NMC Standards for Pre-registration Nursing Education

Domain 1: Professional values

  • All nurses must practise in a holistic, non-judgmental, caring and sensitive manner that avoids assumptions, supports social inclusion; recognises and respects individual choice; and acknowledges diversity. Where necessary, they must challenge inequality, discrimination and exclusion from access to care.
  • All nurses must work in partnership with service users, carers, families, groups, communities and organisations. They must manage risk, and promote health and well-being while aiming to empower choices that promote self-care and safety.

Domain 2: Communication and interpersonal skills

  • All nurses must build partnerships and therapeutic relationships through safe, effective and non-discriminatory communication. They must take account of individual differences, capabilities and needs.
  • All nurses must use a range of ...
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