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Nurses must advocate for?

- themselves, clients, subordinates, and their profession

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Patient advocacy =

= create work env. that recognizes pt's needs and goals, respect pts, keeps them informed, and empowers them

- taking risks when advocating is in direct conflict with provider or institutional goal

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Subordinate advocacy =

= nurse administrators advocate for other HCP, esp when rt workplace safety or personal growth of subordinates

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Whistleblowing =

= protected when speaking up (internal/external)

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Profession advocacy =

= leader/managers advocate for nursing

- when nurses find discrepancy btw perceived role and society's expectations