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Nursing Soft Skills Interview Questions

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Describe a time when you had to make a decision where there was no perfect outcome.

Nursing Soft Skills Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Describe a time when you had to make a decision where there was no perfect outcome.

  2. 2.

    What does compassionate care mean to you?

  3. 3.

    How do you demonstrate compassionate care in nursing?

  4. 4.

    Why is compassionate caring necessary in nursing?

  5. 5.

    What do you know about our facility and team culture?

  6. 6.

    If hired to join our nursing team, what will you accomplish in the first 30 days?

  7. 7.

    How do you approach taking responsibility for your mistakes?

  8. 8.

    What does having a strong work ethic mean to you?

  9. 9.

    What is your approach to teamwork?

  10. 10.

    Describe how your work ethic extends to your everyday life.

  11. 11.

    How do you respond when a patient asks for your help with a delicate situation?

  12. 12.

    How do you handle it when a workplace situation makes you feel angry or frustrated?

  13. 13.

    How do you approach delivering sensitive or discouraging news?

  14. 14.

    How do you handle it when an interpersonal conflict arises in your unit?

  15. 15.

    How do you deal with differences of opinion when working among a team of healthcare providers?

  16. 16.

    How do you handle communicating with an upset patient?

  17. 17.

    Talk about a problem you faced at work and how you applied critical thinking to address the situation.

  18. 18.

    Please walk us through your decision-making process.