Enter your Email address:
Wolters Kluwer Health may email you for journal alerts and information, but is committed
to maintaining your privacy and will not share your personal information without
You currently have no recent searches
Bamberger, Suzanne; Barruzza, Julia
Suzanne Bamberger and Julia Barruzza
As nursing students in an accelerated bachelor of science in nursing program, we found the advice to new nurses given by Julie Sochalski, PhD, RN, FAAN, former director of the Division of Nursing at the Health Resources and Services Administration, to be very helpful (“Interview with a Nursing Policy Leader: A Hopeful Look at a Changing Profession,” Policy and Politics, January).
Throughout our journey toward becoming RNs, we've heard that we should “do a year” on a medical–surgical floor before attempting to follow our true nursing passions. Yet Dr. Sochalski points out that nurses will do their best when working in an area that truly interests and engages them, and she encourages new nurses like us to find an RN who is working in that area to provide us with leadership and advice.
Perhaps this advice could ultimately lead to more nurses being retained in the workplace?
© 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. All rights reserved.
Colleague's E-mail is Invalid
Your Name: (optional)
Separate multiple e-mails with a (;).
Thought you might appreciate this item(s) I saw at AJN The American Journal of Nursing.
Send a copy to your email
Your message has been successfully sent to your colleague.
Some error has occurred while processing your request. Please try after some time.
An Existing Folder
A New Folder
The item(s) has been successfully added to "".
Login with your LWW Journals username and password.
Username or Email:
Enter and submit the email address you registered with. An email with instructions to reset your password will be sent to that address.
Link to reset your password has been sent to specified email address.
What does "Remember me" mean?
By checking this box, you'll stay logged in for
days or until you logout. You'll get easier access to your articles, collections,
media, and all your other content, even if you close your browser or shut down your
To protect your most sensitive data and activities (like changing your password),
we'll ask you to re-enter your password when you access these services.
What if I'm on a computer that I share with others?
If you're using a public computer or you share this computer with others, we recommend
that you uncheck the "Remember me" box.
Save my selection