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Nurses as Disrupters and Agents of Change

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In the 21st century, nurses aren’t just handmaidens to doctors. Nurses are more autonomous than ever in many areas of practice. We have the ability to set the agenda, make our voices heard, and act as change agents when change is needed. Nurses can be the instigators of change. We are disrupters.

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<p>In the 21st century, professional nurses aren’t just handmaidens to doctors. In fact, nurses are more autonomous than ever in many areas of practice. We have the ability to set the agenda, make our voices heard, and act as change agents when change is called for. Nurses can be the instigators of change. We are disrupters. The Nurse as a Disrupter The concept of disruption is being used a lot in the business world these days. Air BnB has disrupted the hospitality industry; Uber and Lift have disrupted taxis and transportation. Many industries and professions are being disrupted in very </p>

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Keith Carlson
Keith Carlson, RN, BSN, NC-BC, is a holistic career coach for nurses, award-winning nurse blogger, writer, podcaster, speaker, author, and popular career columnist. With two decades of nursing experience, Keith deeply understands the issues faced by 21st-century nurses. Keith’s two podcasts, RNFM Radio and The Nurse Keith Show, offer inspiration and practical support to nurses seeking to create meaningful, satisfying lives and careers. Keith’s message of savvy career management and professional satisfaction reaches tens of thousands of nurses worldwide. Keith can be found on many social media platforms---including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Instagram - as well as at www.nursekeith.com and Digital Doorway.
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