“Nurse Jackie” – more media mistreatment of nurses?
Nurses who have viewed the first episode of the Showtime series “Nurse Jackie” have criticized its portrayal of an ED nurse who is a substance abuser and violates ethical principles. According to the cable network, it has also received “resoundingly positive” feedback from nurses.
- What do you think about Nurse Jackie?
- How are nurses generally depicted in the media?
- Do fictional programs influence public opinion about nurses?