Helping students find their feet
Lynne Pearce Freelance health writer
Staff nurse Joleen McKee was honoured at this year’s RCN Northern Ireland Nurse of the Year Awards for her efforts to help nursing students get the most from placements on her ward. She talks to Lynne Pearce about her ideas
For staff nurse Joleen McKee, the experience of doing her nursing degree was so recent she knew just what students needed when they came on placement to her cardiothoracic surgery ward.
Nursing Standard. 33, 6, 33-34. doi: 10.7748/ns.33.6.33.s17