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Authentic caring: Rediscover the essence of nursing

McClendon, Pat DNP, RN

doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000524813.18664.7c

Scripted, formulaic encounters have become dominant in today's healthcare landscape. Boost patient and nurse satisfaction rates with an authentic caring approach to patient care.

Pat McClendon is the founder of Saving Nurses, a nurse leader professional development service, in Temecula, Calif.

The author has disclosed no financial relationships related to this article.

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