TITLE

Profile of Elaine Upson, Public Health Nurse, Northumberland

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
British Journal of School Nursing;Oct2010, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p412
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Elaine Upson, a public health nurse in Northumberland, is presented. According to her, good communication skills, empathizing and supporting the families, determination and creativity are the most important qualities needed for an effective public health nurse. She states that observing the children and young people's developments are the things she likes best about her job.
ACCESSION #
54650717

 

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