Municipal night nurses' experience of the meaning of caring.

  title={Municipal night nurses' experience of the meaning of caring.},
  author={Christine Gustafsson and Margareta Asp and Ingegerd Fagerberg},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  volume={16 5},
The aim of this study was to elucidate municipal night registered nurses' (RNs) experiences of the meaning of caring in nursing. The research context involved all night duty RNs working in municipal care of older people in a medium-sized municipality located in central Sweden. The meaning of caring in nursing was experienced as: caring for by advocacy, superior responsibility in caring, and consultative nursing service. The municipal night RNs' experience of caring is interpreted as meanings in… CONTINUE READING

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