The environment as the second concept of the Health Promotion Model refers to the physical, cultural, and social background in which an individual grows.
The complexity of the healthcare system is gradually impacting the overall wellbeing of patients. In other words, they can opt to communicate specific social issues that contravene the wellbeing of patients and their families.
In my opinion, nursing is a profession that requires years of specialized training and then years of professional experience to make a successful expert, nursing deals with people's health; this is why it cannot be [...]
Through the practice of empathic engagement with the patients, caregivers share the patients' emotional and psychological burden to the issues affecting them, not mentioning the fact that the health professionals serves as witnesses to these [...]
According to the recent report filed by the organization, despite the incorporation of new technology into the framework of the organization's operations, the process of receiving feedback from the patients and the organizations related to [...]
The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel defines the term "pressure ulcer" as "a localized injury to the skin or the underlying tissue commonly over a boney prominence as a result of pressure or in combination [...]
My definition of health therefore, is the spiritual well-being of an individual or a community whereas illness is the physical outcome or the manifestation of the spiritual poor being of the community or an individual [...]
Some of the factors that Parahoo identified included inability of authority to change the existing practices, inadequate understandability of the research reports and less time to integrate new ideas in the nursing practices.
This creativity can be spread among the staff working in a unit to make the benefit universal in the entire unit.
Education and expertise significantly affect nurses' clinical decisions and in turn, quality of care for patients and clinical outcomes. That is, a sound nurse education can assist in developing nursing skills and expertise through experience.
That being the case, the nursing practice should focus on the best healthcare services and support. According to the theory, professionals and nurses should always embrace the "art and science" of nursing.
It is necessary to note that my Leader Mentor has always stressed the importance of proper training and education as she claims novice nurses should be aware of a variety of emergency situations and be [...]
The integration of informatics in the nursing profession has resulted in better provision of nursing care services. On the other hand, nursing informatics has led to the documentation of healthcare records.
In the article, the author highlights means to address these obstacles and compares the outcomes and the cost of the interventions.
The central phenomenon for this study is the concept of shared governance in clinical practice and especially in the nursing profession.
Since about 95% of individuals in similar cases have previously followed doctor's instructions, the nurse would find it more influential to conform to doctor's prescriptions, rather than acting according to her conscience.
The article, "Factors Associated with falls during Hospitalization in an Adult Population" explores the major risk factors, both medical and non-medical, that contribute to the occurrence of falls among older adults.
Nursing itself is often defined as "the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the [...]
One of the first and the most obvious things that need to be done in the case described above is conducting unceasing monitoring of the patient, especially her "recent memory, attention span, past memory, mood, [...]
Some of the programs totaling to Registered Nurse threshold include Associate Degree in Nursing, Bachelors of Science in Nursing as well as a Diploma in Nursing.
In addition to that, nurses are required to factor in the input of the patient while caring and treating the patient.
This research applied the use of sample data with the aim of analyzing and studying the impact of introducing the ECT procedure to an adult PACU for the staff and clients. According to the results, [...]
That being the case, I am looking forward to widening my skills and competencies so that I can be successful in my career. By so doing, I will be able to provide the best services [...]
Salem Hospital and its staff have been very effective in bettering the treatment of the community by increasing their care and availability of the necessary resources, financial help, and mutual cooperation between the staff and [...]
Although the theory of strings is too complicated to understand it fully, and it is rather controversial, the elements of the theory can be applied to the discussion of many issues related to philosophy of [...]
Unlike managers, leaders are able to challenge the status quo and to urge members of an organization on to greater performance.
This paper examines the literature research of nurse scheduling problem along with a general overview of some of the different techniques that have been used to address this complex issue of health care.
In meetings, members are able to discuss various issues that affect them and they are able to propose solutions to these issues to enable them achieve positive outcomes.
It will equally show the effects of shortage of nurses in this organization in relation to the workload of each nurse.
These themes are affiliation between the relations of patient with providers of medical care, organizations and their personal experience of disease and heath, the degree to which the organizations attempt to satisfy the requirements of [...]
In the face of limited financial and manpower resources, nursing practitioners are expected to prioritize health needs in the planning and implementation of healthcare initiatives.
The philosophy of nursing suggests that nurses have the obligation to use their knowledge for the well-being of patients. The concept of relativism has a direct impact to the philosophy of nursing.
For the sake of trying to bring philosophy back to sanity, the filmmaker of the Examined Life examined some famous philosophers in the public arena with the aim of relating philosophy to everyday living and [...]
The principle of falsifiability as advocated for by Popper, argues that there is always a possibility of disapproving any scientific theory. Therefore, to a certain extent the principle of falsifiability applies in the nursing science.
The task of the medicine consists in resorting to the biological system, whereas the main scope of nursing is confined to focusing on the behavioral system.
Recording the progress of the patient as a requirement for the caring process provides the doctor with the information needed to decide when to discharge a patient.
It is important to note that just like post modernism, nursing science has come to the view that there is some inner force that helps to heal patients.
Focusing on the developed economies, the situation of recruitment and retention of healthcare workers, especially the nurses who are core to caring services in the healthcare, remains a contention in leading economies of the world.
Lastly, I will ensure that I empathize with residents and the care team by recognizing their individuality, their work environment and personal challenges that they may be facing. I will relate staff meetings and work-related [...]
The role of the human resource department in career development is crucial due to the importance of career development in the nursing field.
Because of the specific nature of the issue and a lot of aspects which the philosophy of nursing science involves, the definition is rather hard to provide.
In a non-unionized setting, management reserves the right to make major decisions concerning the workplace and the duties of the nurses.
To develop curricular and revised programs that respond to the quality of education and public demands, there is the need to regulate the process of curriculum development and revision.
To teach the students properly, a nurse educator needs to have an in-depth knowledge of the pathophysiologic mechanisms of diseases, the associated physical assessments, and the pharmacologic implications for care.
In the case of physical labor, there is a shift of duties from the nurses to the team that is specifically designed to carry out such tasks as lifting and moving the patients.
Staff management for my team is my responsibility; and of course I am a nurse so my basic role is providing general nursing care to the residents and any other role that might be allocated [...]
According to Leshin et al one of the prevalent mistakes in the performance of an ECG is the switching of the right and left arms.
Importance of the problem Hand hygiene among nurses and other healthcare providers in a hospital center is important to the mitigation of infections. Nurses need to be guided to an awareness of the importance of [...]
The clinical performance of students can assessed through the strategies set for clinical competency and evaluation to check the skills, knowledge and attitudes adopted by the students during training.
This paper will compare and contrast the AACN essentials with the mission and philosophy of Chamberlain College of Nursing and the outcomes of the Master of Science in nursing degree program offered by this college.
The word spirit is used in reference to the part of a human being that is associated with the mind, will, and feelings.
Therefore, as one of the portfolio visions to increase staff retention rate in the General Surgical Floor, it is relatively important that the hospital be well equipped.
The practice of Nursing in Texas runs with a range of practice scale based on learning and training from the Licensed Vocational Nurse to the doctoral trained and Registered Nurse.
The high levels of risks are attributed to the following factors, among others: physical appearance of the needles, the methods of disposal used by the medical practitioners, the level of education of the medical practitioners, [...]
To begin with, there is acknowledgement of outdated practices in nursing profession due to scarce funding. Following the downward trend of resource funding in nursing, integration of informatics into nursing will prove to be cumbersome.
For an applicant to be registered, he or she must demonstrate ability to work as a registered nurse in the country.
Belton and Berter argue that since SSI is posing a severe threat to the efficiency of surgical procedures and recovery of patients, the healthcare system needs to equip perioperative nurses with appropriate technical interventions.
Moreover, the scarcity of qualified nurses will continue as the aging workforce leave the profession and the failure for the education facilities to be sensitive about the nursing education.
According to the theorist, caring should enhance and form the identity of health care professionals and, therefore, medicine focuses on the concept of caring.
It is important for healthcare professionals to find time for patients because of identifying their needs and to know what can be done to improve the situation.
She comforts and encourages him most of the time to mix with others in the center and be involved in the activities provided by the center.
The blueprint serves as a guide for aspiring nurses and student nurses who need to learn the basic requirements of nursing and nursing examination.
First of all, one should speak about the role of "most responsible nurses" who had to care about a set of patients. The authors demonstrate that the partnership of nurses is critical for improving the [...]
In this case, the nursing diagnosis is probably a sickle cell crisis and the possibility of shift in self perception that is linked to the notion of being different from peers.
Although the overall objective of the public health nursing profession is the promotion of the public health, the approaches employed by a public health nurse who works in a school environment differs form the roles [...]
Therefore, we can presume that an RN ought to feel compassion for the patient, and this is one of those in-born qualities which can be neither acquired nor elaborated.
Nurses therefore, must be familiar with ways of reducing liability in their areas where both life of the patient and the welfare of the nurse are protected.
It, therefore, needs some level of faith because people are bound to the old paradigms and as a result they become so rigid to change.
In essence, accreditations of these facilities have been influential in improving service delivery and care for the ill as well as disabled. In essence, nursing homes or skilled nursing facilities refer to homes that provide [...]
Publicity of INTERACT as a program having the necessary infrastructure and leadership commitment in health care matters for the elderly is one promising way that can be used to overcome these issues.
Consequently, by application of the principles of social justice and provision of ethnically focused health care, disparities in health care outcomes is set to reduce.
Bad emotional health has the capacity to result to diminishing and or impairment of the immune system of an individual, the bottom line being that a direct link between the mind, human behavior and physical [...]
As healthcare agents, although it is hard to meet every patient's expectations, I believe it is important for nurses to make an effort and accommodate their patients' problems and sacrifice their best for the wellbeing [...]
Once the tool determines the total number of FTEs needed for the ICU patients, they will be distributed throughout the day according to the trends of the patient volume.