What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Clinical Nurse Manager in Grand Rapids:
"Knowledge brings change."
Ask questions, admit what you don't know. When you find an answer share it. Encourage good work habits. Keep good records, you can look back and see how you and your staff has grown.
Clinical Nurse Manager in Sebastopol:
"I wish I knew about title 22 regulations."
Keep an open door policy, say thank you and remember they have another life other than work. Try to keep up on your nursing skills as it helps you understand the problems your staff runs into.