Nurses! According to the Gallup poll posted TODAY, nurses are ranked #1 (again #1) for highest honesty and ethical standards for the 15th consecutive year in a row! This is not just in the medical field, but a wide variety of professions.
“Every day, millions of nurses are on the front lines in the fight to improve the health of all Americans,” said Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, president of the American Nurses Association. “Whether nurses are by the bedside or in the board room, we continue to be a trusted resource and a vital part of our nation’s health care system. This poll reflects the trust the public has in us, and we’ll continue to work hard to keep that trust.”
The results 84% of Americans who participated in the study said nurses honesty and ethical standards was very high or high.
As we all know trust is very important in the relationship between a nurse and patient. I am proud to be a registered nurse and a part of such a wonderful, honest, hardworking group of people.
#highfivefornurses #thankanurse #lovenurses
For more information please check out: http://www.gallup.com/poll/180260/americans-rate-nurses-highest-honesty-ethical-standards.aspx