Understanding what Florence Nightingale stood for and fought for is integral to understanding what she would stand and fight for today. In today's healthcare environment, many of the same issues exist. While we have made advances in many areas, there are still blocks to a healthy holistic healthcare environment, not only for patients, but nurses and healthcare workers too. Providing physical safety for patients and staff, especially during Pandemic times is crucial. However, we must give Psychological Safety the same priority.
Specializes in Critical Care. Has 27 years experience.