Surprise recognition taught me the value of showing appreciation
A glowing nomination for an award gave Jaime Hyde-Wyatt new confidence in her practice and highlighted the importance of acknowledging the contribution of colleagues
As a critical care outreach clinical nurse specialist, I dip in and out of people’s lives, usually during highly stressful events. These critical moments when patients are seriously ill and sometimes deteriorating are difficult for patients, their families and staff.
Nursing Standard. 32, 26, 65-65. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.26.65.s37