Read excerpts from the 2006 article “What Do Nurses Really Do?” by Suzanne Gordon (available at www.medscape.com/viewarticle /520714) in class to stimulate discussion, and ask the following questions:

· What do you think nurses actually do?

· What do you think about the current image of nursing?

· What do you think about the effect of the focus on caring over the knowledge of nurses?

To begin the discussion, click " Create Thread".

Your post should:

· Answer the questions as thoroughly and concisely as possible.

· Be sure to reference any works that you utilize in answering the questions (Be sure that references are in APA format).