For this discussion, you will further explore ASSERTIVE STYLES OF COMMUNICATION for Healthcare providers. how the Code of Ethics guides professional practice. Nurses provide care to patients and their families on an ongoing basis. The Code of Ethics identifies that nurses have a duty to act with beneficence, nonmaleficence, fidelity, veracity, while providing patients with autonomy and justice.
1. Read/Watch the materials provided in Instructional Material and Learning Activities (Chapter 12 pg. 275-279).
2. In your discussion post, please respond to the following:
How Can Nurses Be More Assertive?
What Are the Benefits of Assertiveness?
What Are My Basic Rights as a Person and as a Nurse?
How Can I Begin to Practice Assertive Communication?
What Are the Components of Assertive Communication?
3. A minimum of two (2) references must be included in this post. The provided Code of Ethics link and article do NOT count as one of the references but may be used to support information.
The length of the post is to be between 200-350 words