Registered Nurse Transition

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Transition from enrolled to registered nurse Introduction Challenges on entering the nursing profession as a registered nurse are expected by all nurses who graduate. Although, the transition to being a registered nurse for someone who has previously been an enrolled nurse is equally challenging, the general perception is different. A number of research articles and literature is published for fresh graduates but only a few deal with the problems of enrolled nurses. They have many challenges of their own kind; feelings of unpreparedness, a sense of lack of support in the system, and high expectations. One of the most important factor that leads to these challenges is that they have previously performed as enrolled nurses and everyone expects that they will be able to take up their new…show more content…
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