How to Handle Feedback in 10 Steps

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The following 10 steps are intended to help you take on and respond to feedback from managers, coworkers and patients in a professional manner.

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Your performance at work does not only relate to you. It affects patients, clients, other staff and the overall provision of care. Consider the giving and receiving of feedback as a tool to facilitate improvements to the quality of patient care in your workplace.


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Robyn Ferrato
20 Dec 2022
Enrolled Nurse
A very helpful module regarding feedback.
Alison Reynolds
06 Dec 2022
Registered Nurse
Giovanni Ghilardi
24 Oct 2022
Other Profession
good refresher
Margaret Duscher
18 Oct 2022
Very informative
Annabelle Bosnjak
23 Jan 2023
Registered Midwife
Good read with good suggestions!
Sue-Ella Payne
01 May 2023
Community Care Worker
This resource was very interesting and positive and has given me knowledge to be a better listener and that there is always room for improvement
Charlotte Castro
04 Dec 2019
A very informative subject.
Elisabeth Goodwin
08 Apr 2023
Other Profession
The resource was very informative and provided me with some knowledge of the topic.
Craig Stewart
30 Oct 2022
A very relevant wealth of information in this topic
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Amanda Cole
10 May 2023
Loved this article. Needed to read this right now and very relevant information and relatable to practice.
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