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  • Nursing Care Plan

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    Introduction: A nursing diagnosis identifies an actual or potential response of a patient to a health problem (Jones 2009). Nursing diagnoses are important because they provide the foundation for the selection of nursing interventions (Walton 2008). This care plan is the concluding half to the initial care plan that identified nursing diagnoses and goals with the aim of promoting the holistic wellbeing, mental health, and independence of a 68 year old Mr. Bertoli who has returned home from hospital

  • Health Care: Nursing

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    Nursing has not always been viewed as the skilled and polished profession that it is today. In nursing’s primitive beginning there were no set rules, regulations, or protocols follow nor were there any professional training offered to those in charge of caring for the ill and injured. Nursing was not even considered to be a true profession. Instead most nurses were mother’s caring for ill family members or women who volunteered to care for injured solders during times of war. During this time “neither

  • Quality Nursing Care

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    Quality of care within health organizations Patients in health institutions not only need a comfortable environment, but they also require safe and quality nursing care. Indeed, research has shown that improved nursing quality has several health benefits to the patient. According to the American nurses association (2014), quality nursing care is the provision of an outstanding and efficient service to the patients. Safe and quality care can be accorded through employing of qualified staff, proper

  • Nursing: Culture Is A Component Of Nursing Care

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    Kiersten Sadoff Ramapo College of New Jersey: Nursing Department Maisha Amen Nursing Practice Issues Culture is a huge component of nursing care. Culture is defined as the “beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society, group, place, or time” (Merrian-Webster, 2013). This means every patient has individualized beliefs on various matters. These can range from the best treatments for a disease process, to dietary needs, to even the people who are helping the patient in their time of need

  • The Importance Of Care In Nursing

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    Nursing, it’s about taking care of the patients, that is the responsibility. Care, emotional and physical, plays a major role in nursing. It is extremely important that as a nurse you care for your patients. When they see that you care, they trust you to treat them. If you don’t care for them, then it will be harder to help them get better. There are educational courses you can take to teach and improve how to care for someone. This is a major part of being a nurse, to care for your patients, like

  • Shared Care Model In Nursing Care

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    Ritin Fernandez, Duong Tran, Maree Johnson, and Sonya Jones, in their 2010 article “Interdisciplinary communication in general medical and surgical wards using two different models of nursing care delivery” published in the Journal Of Nursing Management conducted a study to compare the effect of the Shared care in nursing (SCN) model with the existing model of patient allocation (PA) on nurses’ perception of interdisciplinary communication in general medical and surgery wards in Australia. Ineffective

  • Ethics In Nursing Care

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    where nurses are fully trained to provide quality care to the patient and raises the value of ethics by being medical centred and having emotional impact in treatment and sometimes the patient refuses nursing care resulting as bad (p22-46). To relate ethics successfully, nurse’s thinking abilities and beliefs that support ethical enquiry such as autonomy, non-maleficence and beneficence makes care plan on ways for decision making in patient care. Example, the moral values which we gain from childhood

  • Nursing Role In Nursing Care

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    In the past, nursing care has focused on individuals or communities of people, but in more recent years, the profession has begun to see the care of families as a nursing specialty (Hanson, 2012). The characteristics of a family impacts how they deal with and overcome stressors. Communication, respect, trust, and support contribute to the health of families by providing tools to solve conflicts and problems (Rowe Kaakinen, Padgett Coehlo, Steele, Tabacco, & Harmon Hanson, 2015). For this post

  • Improving the Quality of Nursing Care

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    The field of nursing has evolved over time and keeps changing every day. With the numerous changes comes improvement in the quality of care that nurses give on a daily basis. For example, nurses never used to wear gloves when performing a majority of their tasks such as administering injections or toileting patients. Over time, it was discovered that many patients carried diseases that were easily transferrable via body fluids or blood. As a result of the discovery, nurses began wearing gloves when

  • Four Stage Nursing Care Plan In Nursing

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    will use a case study approach to discuss the plan of care that was observed for a 66 year old lady whilst in clinical placement on the Trauma and Orthopaedic ward. It will do this by highlighting the importance of using four stage nursing process framework to plan care effectively and discuss how the patients care needs were assessed, a plan of care developed and implemented, and finally how the plan of care was evaluated. To comply with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), (2008) code of conduct