Avoid making assumptions to reduce risk of offence
Mandy Day-Calder Life/health coach and former nurse
Why it’s best to exercise caution and show respect in discussions of personal belief
Many years ago, I spent a summer working as a chambermaid in the Western Isles of Scotland. It wasn’t easy job – the owners were incredibly strict and set high standards – but at least I got to perfect my hospital corners, long before I set foot in nursing college.
Nursing Standard. 33, 9,82-82. doi: 10.7748/ns.33.9.82.s23