More than half of nurses think patient care is mediocre or worse

More than half of nurses think patient care is mediocre or worse with some admitting they are 'ashamed' of their profession Most nurses think the care they give patients is mediocre or worse, according to a poll. Some admit that at times standards are so poor they feel 'ashamed' of the profession. And senior nurses say that when they try and tell other staff to improve they go off sick or run to their union