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Values within nursing

I am in the process of doing a PowerPoint presentation to some potential nursing students at my workplace. Please help with the following question: What are Values?

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Values are core beliefs that guide our thoughts and behaviors. In training, educators teach specific values that are important to healthcare professionals in delivering quality care. In organizations, core values are developed that align with the vision and mission of the organization. The core values inform the public of how the organizations will deliver services to the patient. The values also act as a guide to the health care workers of what is expected of them when caring for patients. Values include such things as compassion, integrity, compassion, love, and so on.

From one source, they list and explain the following values important in healthcare training and education, which should be included in training:

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Values within nursing are discussed.