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13 personal characteristics of a health care worker

Empathy
Honesty
Dependability
Willingness to learn
Patience
Enthusiasm
Self-motivation
Tact
Competence
Responsibility
Discretion
Team player
Acceptance of criticism

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5 factors that contribute to good health

Diet
Rest
Exercise
Good postive
Avoid use of tobacco, alcohol and drugs

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3 basic requirements for the appearance

Neat
Well fitting
Clean
Free from wrinkles

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3 basic rules for shoes

White shoes
Fit well
Provide good support
Avoid wearing tennis shoes or sandals
If have shoe laces you should replace them frequently

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3 ways to control body odor

A daily bath or shower
Use of deodorant or antiperspirant
Good oral hygien
Clean undergarments

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3 why the nails must be kept short and clean

They can injure patients
Transmit germs
Can tear or puncture gloves
Flash of bright color might bother patients
Color can conceal any dirt that may collect under nails

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Teamwork

Many professionals with different levels of education, ideas, backgrounds, and interests working together for the benefit of the patient

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Democratic

Encourages the participation of all individuals in decisions that have to be made or problems that have to be solved. Listens to the opinions of others and then bases decisions on what is best for the group as a whole

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Laissez-faire

Believes in noninterference in the affairs of others. Strive for only minimal rules or regulations allows other to function in an independent mannar.

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Autocratic

Maintains total rule makes all the decisions

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Stress

The body's reaction to any stimulus that requires a person to adjust to a changing environment

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Four step plan

Stop
Breathe
Reflect
Choose

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7 steps of an effective management plan

Analyze and prioritize
Take credit for a job well down
Identify habits and preferences
Plan your work
Schedule tasks
Make a daily to do list
Avoid distractions

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Short term goals

Take days, weeks, or months to accomplish

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Long term goals

Achievements that may take a period of years or even a lifetime to accomplish

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5 ways to develop good interpersonal relationships

Maintain a positive attutide and learn to laugh at yourself
Be friendly and cooperate with others
Assist others when you see they need help
Listen carefully when another person is sharing ideas or belieft
Respect the opinions of other even though you may not agree with them