Personal professional profiles

Nurs Stand. 1998 Jun 10-16;12(38):35-40. doi: 10.7748/ns1998.


This article reports the results of a study into the use of personal professional profiles by nurses, midwives and health visitors in an NHS trust. The author discusses factors in profile development, compares profile use between grades and attempts to identify the need for in-service education and support for profile development.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Attitude of Health Personnel*
  • Career Mobility
  • Education, Nursing, Continuing*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Job Application*
  • Male
  • Nursing Staff / education*
  • Nursing Staff / psychology*
  • Professional Competence*
  • State Medicine
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • United Kingdom
  • Writing