Practicing Accountability in Nursing: A Video Guide to Making Personal and Professional Commitments is a resource that uses engaging case scenarios and tangible advice to empower nurses to take accountability for their practice. The video guides bedside caregivers through difficult situations and shows them how to hold their peers and all members of the interdisciplinary care team accountable.
Accountability is about making and keeping commitments and knowing that people will follow through on their commitments. This training video gives nursing staff the skills to make this happen, creating a more engaged and committed culture.
Staff educators and nurse managers can use this concise training program during new graduate orientation, or show it to nurses as part of ongoing training on communication. Using real-life scenarios, it clearly demonstrates communication tools and strategies, both for practicing personal accountability and for holding others accountable.