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Read our webchat about what makes a good nurse leader


Did you miss today’s webchat? You can read it again here. What do you think are the qualities of an effective nurse leader?

Today’s webchat with Jenni Middleton, Editor of Nursing Times focused on nurse leadership.


Readers' comments (3)

  • I suppose vision, a good role model using the NMC code of conduct.

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  • I agree and really putting the Code into practice.

    Warmth, firmness (when necessary), empathy, compassion and outstanding communication skills need to be shown to the staff as much as to the patients.

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  • It all comes down to effective communication, no use having a vision or a plan if you cannot convey that to your colleagues.

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