The accidental mentor : Australian rural nurses developing supportive relationships in the workplace

Mills, Jane, Francis, Karen, & Bonner, Ann (2007) The accidental mentor : Australian rural nurses developing supportive relationships in the workplace. Rural and remote health, 7(4), p. 842.

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improved rural nurse retention as an outcome of recognising and developing such supportive relationships in the workplace. Strategies include: performance review and development processes that account for all forms of supportive relationships conducted in the workplace; recognising the importance of developing supportive relationships and allocating time for these; and continuing professional development designed to meet local needs for developing a culture of support in the workplace.

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ID Code: 43540
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: rural nurses, workplace mentoring
ISSN: 1445-6354
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Schools > School of Nursing
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2007 the authors
Deposited On: 26 Jul 2011 01:11
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:26

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