Work stress and burnout continues to be a concern for the nursing profession. This stress and burnout impacts nurses, patients and the healthcare organization. Whether stress is perceived as positive or negative, turbulence within the work environment can affect the health of the nurse and the health of the work environment. In detail describe the effects of stress on the nurse and the healthcare organization. Discuss personal strategies the nurse can utilize to manage stress in the workplace. Offer solutions that nurse leaders and managers can do to relieve the stress in the work environment for their staff and organization.