Quickly forming a partnership with parents is often identified as one of the top five skills a paediatric nurse must have.
In this video learning activity you will explore the different approaches to working with parents, supporting them through the stress of having a sick child and creating a partnership with them.
In this session, you will:
- Learn strategies to set yourself up for a successful & collaborative parent-nurse relationship
- Gain an understanding of the struggles parents face in hospital, and how this may contribute to tension and miscommunication
- Learn how to educate and empathise with parents in order to involve and empower them in the delivery of care to their child
- Receive information on communications differences between patient and parent and how to integrate the two
This learning activity is one hour in duration. 1 hour of active learning = 1 CPD hour
You will receive a certificate after completing a short quiz to use in your professional development portfolio.