Karolina SZCZESZEK, Małgorzata KAMPIONI, Maciej WILCZAK, Monika KAMPIONI-ZAWADKA
The place of education in professional career of nurses
Słowa kluczowe: pielęgniarka, edukacja, kariera zawodowa, kształcenie ustawiczne.
Key words: nurse, education, career, continuing education.
Abstract: The primary aim of the research was to investigate the role of education in career development of nurses. 120 students attending the University of Medical Sciences in Poznan participated in the research conducted in 2014-2015. The results show that respondents are interested in continuing education, and the newly acquired knowledge and skills are used in the development of their professional career. The most important motives for continuing education are: ambition, an inner need for self-development, desire to acquire new knowledge and skills.