Nurse Practitioners: Nurses who are specially trained to assume an expanded role in providing medical care under the supervision of a physician.Nurses: Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.Advanced Practice Nursing: Evidence-based nursing, midwifery and healthcare grounded in research and scholarship. Practitioners include nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse anesthetists, and nurse midwives.Nursing, Practical: The practice of nursing by licensed, non-registered persons qualified to provide routine care to the sick.Nurse-Patient Relations: Interaction between the patient and nurse.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Nurse's Role: The expected function of a member of the nursing profession.Nurse Clinicians: Registered nurses who hold Master's degrees in nursing with an emphasis in clinical nursing and who function independently in coordinating plans for patient care.Office Nursing: Nursing practice limited to an office setting.Nurse's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice in nursing related to provision of services including diagnosis and treatment.Education, Nursing, Continuing: Educational programs designed to inform nurses of recent advances in their fields.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Primary Nursing: The primary responsibility of one nurse for the planning, evaluation, and care of a patient throughout the course of illness, convalescence, and recovery.Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.General Practice: Patient-based medical care provided across age and gender or specialty boundaries.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.EnglandPrimary Care Nursing: Techniques or methods of patient care used by nurses as primary careproviders.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Models, Nursing: Theoretical models simulating behavior or activities in nursing, including nursing care, management and economics, theory, assessment, research, and education. Some examples of these models include Orem Self-Care Model, Roy Adaptation Model, and Rogers Life Process Model.Nursing Staff: Personnel who provide nursing service to patients in an organized facility, institution, or agency.Nursing Care: Care given to patients by nursing service personnel.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Physician-Nurse Relations: The reciprocal interaction of physicians and nurses.Great BritainProfessional Practice: The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Physicians, Family: Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Community Health Nursing: General and comprehensive nursing practice directed to individuals, families, or groups as it relates to and contributes to the health of a population or community. This is not an official program of a Public Health Department.Mental Health: The state wherein the person is well adjusted.Education, Nursing: Use for general articles concerning nursing education.Nursing Evaluation Research: Research carried out by nurses that uses interviews, data collection, observation, surveys, etc., to evaluate nursing, health, clinical, and nursing education programs and curricula, and which also demonstrates the value of such evaluation.Health Behavior: Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.Nursing Staff, Hospital: Personnel who provide nursing service to patients in a hospital.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Health: The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Health Personnel: Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Health Planning: Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Qualitative Research: Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Health Services Needs and Demand: Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.Health Services: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.World Health: The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Insurance, Health: Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.Nurse Administrators: Nurses professionally qualified in administration.Clinical Nursing Research: Research carried out by nurses in the clinical setting and designed to provide information that will help improve patient care. Other professional staff may also participate in the research.Counseling: The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.Nursing Process: The sum total of nursing activities which includes assessment (identifying needs), intervention (ministering to needs), and evaluation (validating the effectiveness of the help given).Workload: The total amount of work to be performed by an individual, a department, or other group of workers in a period of time.Public Health Nursing: A nursing specialty concerned with promoting and protecting the health of populations, using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences to develop local, regional, state, and national health policy and research. It is population-focused and community-oriented, aimed at health promotion and disease prevention through educational, diagnostic, and preventive programs.State Medicine: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.Oral Health: The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.Occupational Health: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Public Health Practice: The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Public Health Administration: Management of public health organizations or agencies.Health Expenditures: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.General Practitioners: Physicians whose practice is not restricted to a specific field of MEDICINE.Rural Health Services: Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.WalesOncology Nursing: A nursing specialty concerned with the care provided to cancer patients. It includes aspects of family functioning through education of both patient and family.Practice Management, Medical: The organization and operation of the business aspects of a physician's practice.Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care): Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.Netherlands: Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.Environmental Health: The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.Self Care: Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Interprofessional Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.Health Status Disparities: Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.Program Evaluation: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Rural Health: The status of health in rural populations.Health Care Rationing: Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.Cerumen: The yellow or brown waxy secretions produced by vestigial apocrine sweat glands in the external ear canal.Private Practice: Practice of a health profession by an individual, offering services on a person-to-person basis, as opposed to group or partnership practice.Mental Health Services: Organized services to provide mental health care.Quality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Communication: The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.Health Priorities: Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.Delivery of Health Care, Integrated: A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)Women's Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Health Care Sector: Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.Child Health Services: Organized services to provide health care for children.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Case Management: A traditional term for all the activities which a physician or other health care professional normally performs to insure the coordination of the medical services required by a patient. It also, when used in connection with managed care, covers all the activities of evaluating the patient, planning treatment, referral, and follow-up so that care is continuous and comprehensive and payment for the care is obtained. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2nd ed)Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Physician-Patient Relations: The interactions between physician and patient.Risk Management: The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)LondonPhysician's Role: The expected function of a member of the medical profession.World Health Organization: A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.Continuity of Patient Care: Health care provided on a continuing basis from the initial contact, following the patient through all phases of medical care.Health Facilities: Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.Nursing Assessment: Evaluation of the nature and extent of nursing problems presented by a patient for the purpose of patient care planning.Health Literacy: Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.IrelandSocioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Health Manpower: The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.Professional-Patient Relations: Interactions between health personnel and patients.Community Health Planning: Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)Community Health Centers: Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.Quality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Evidence-Based Practice: A way of providing health care that is guided by a thoughtful integration of the best available scientific knowledge with clinical expertise. This approach allows the practitioner to critically assess research data, clinical guidelines, and other information resources in order to correctly identify the clinical problem, apply the most high-quality intervention, and re-evaluate the outcome for future improvement.Professional Competence: The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.Regional Health Planning: Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Preventive Health Services: Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Feasibility Studies: Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.ScotlandTelephone: An instrument for reproducing sounds especially articulate speech at a distance. (Webster, 3rd ed)Electronic Health Records: Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Specialties, Nursing: Various branches of nursing practice limited to specialized areas.Time and Motion Studies: The observation and analysis of movements in a task with an emphasis on the amount of time required to perform the task.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Practice (Psychology): Performance of an act one or more times, with a view to its fixation or improvement; any performance of an act or behavior that leads to learning.Maternal Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.Personnel Staffing and Scheduling: The selection, appointing, and scheduling of personnel.Life Style: Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Smoking Cessation: Discontinuation of the habit of smoking, the inhaling and exhaling of tobacco smoke.Health Occupations: Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.Allied Health Personnel: Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Health Plan Implementation: Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.Medical History Taking: Acquiring information from a patient on past medical conditions and treatments.Urban Health Services: Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Cooperative Behavior: The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)Emergency Nursing: The specialty or practice of nursing in the care of patients admitted to the emergency department.Diabetes Mellitus: A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Focus Groups: A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.Health Services for the Aged: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.United StatesOccupational Health Services: Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Reproductive Health: The physical condition of human reproductive systems.Job Satisfaction: Personal satisfaction relative to the work situation.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Evidence-Based Nursing: A way of providing nursing care that is guided by the integration of the best available scientific knowledge with nursing expertise. This approach requires nurses to critically assess relevant scientific data or research evidence, and to implement high-quality interventions for their nursing practice.Patient Compliance: Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.Professional Practice Location: Geographic area in which a professional person practices; includes primarily physicians and dentists.Catchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.Health Benefit Plans, Employee: Health insurance plans for employees, and generally including their dependents, usually on a cost-sharing basis with the employer paying a percentage of the premium.Psychiatric Nursing: A specialty concerned with the application of psychiatric principles in caring for the mentally ill. It also includes the nursing care provided the mentally ill patient.Needs Assessment: Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.Mental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Comprehensive Health Care: Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.Ontario: A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)Health Services Administration: The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.Occupational Health Nursing: The practice of nursing in the work environment.Nursing Methodology Research: Research carried out by nurses concerning techniques and methods to implement projects and to document information, including methods of interviewing patients, collecting data, and forming inferences. The concept includes exploration of methodological issues such as human subjectivity and human experience.Cardiovascular Diseases: Pathological conditions involving the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM including the HEART; the BLOOD VESSELS; or the PERICARDIUM.Health Maintenance Organizations: Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)Practice Management: Business management of medical, dental and veterinary practices that may include capital financing, utilization management, and arrangement of capitation agreements with other parties.Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2: A subclass of DIABETES MELLITUS that is not INSULIN-responsive or dependent (NIDDM). It is characterized initially by INSULIN RESISTANCE and HYPERINSULINEMIA; and eventually by GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; HYPERGLYCEMIA; and overt diabetes. Type II diabetes mellitus is no longer considered a disease exclusively found in adults. Patients seldom develop KETOSIS but often exhibit OBESITY.Community Mental Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.Students, Nursing: Individuals enrolled in a school of nursing or a formal educational program leading to a degree in nursing.Public Health Informatics: The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.Professional Autonomy: The quality or state of being independent and self-directing, especially in making decisions, enabling professionals to exercise judgment as they see fit during the performance of their jobs.Diffusion of Innovation: The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.Asthma: A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Women's Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Health Planning Guidelines: Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Nursing Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of nursing care.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.State Health Plans: State plans prepared by the State Health Planning and Development Agencies which are made up from plans submitted by the Health Systems Agencies and subject to review and revision by the Statewide Health Coordinating Council.
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- 8 , 9 Countries such as Australia, Canada, the United States and England are reviewing of the scope of health professions, seeking each time more in optimizing their workforce, reducing costs, providing greater equity and quality in service provision, mainly in regions that present shortage of these professionals. (scielo.br)
- The course has been developed alongside Health Education England and other universities in the region to provide a quality assured standardised course for the General Practice Nurse workforce. (bcu.ac.uk)
- The results of this survey equips APNA members with information on the workforce conditions of your profession, and helps APNA's develop evidence-based policy and programs relating to the primary health care nurse workforce and to advocate for you. (apna.asn.au)
- In line with the NHS Five Year Forward View, we recognise the need for a skilled primary care workforce to meet the needs of a growing and ageing population. (mdx.ac.uk)
- A series of recommendations have been set out by a major review of primary care workforce commissioned by Health Education England. (hsj.co.uk)
- The costs and benefits of using a relatively unskilled workforce to triage requests for out-of-hours care are not sufficiently well established and may be a cause of hospital overuse, the report said. (hsj.co.uk)
- The country's health workforce is challenged to meet the needs of its population. (longwoods.com)
- The nursing and midwifery workforce is six per 10,000 compared to neighboring South Africa's 41 per 10,000 and 11 per 10,000 for the Africa region (WHO 2009). (longwoods.com)
- Supplemental Health Care, a leading healthcare workforce solutions company, is proud to earn the 'Best Place to Work' award in the large-sized. (prnewswire.com)
- Lesa Francis, President and CEO of Supplemental Health Care, a leading provider of healthcare workforce solutions, has been named to the 2017. (prnewswire.com)
- Supplemental Health Care, a portfolio company of The Vistria Group and a leading provider of healthcare workforce solutions, announced the. (prnewswire.com)
- The top executives at Supplemental Health Care, an industry leading healthcare workforce solutions company, and its subsidiary Clinical Magnet, the. (prnewswire.com)
- This holiday season Supplemental Health Care, a leading provider of innovative workforce solutions, will give more than 20,000 children around the. (prnewswire.com)
- Supplemental Health Care, a leading provider of innovative workforce solutions, today announced the spinoff of its recruitment process outsourcing. (prnewswire.com)
- Supplemental Health Care, a leading innovative workforce solutions provider, announced today that President and CEO Janet Elkin is participating on. (prnewswire.com)
- Supplemental Health Care, one of the world's leading global workforce solutions providers, today announced that HRO Today named the company to its. (prnewswire.com)
- My perception is that the state is in dire need - not just rural areas - and these professionals add to the healthcare workforce, provided they have supervision," he said, "but I do have reservations with them being out on the front line. (redorbit.com)
- Education is essential for securing the future supply of advanced practice nurses (APNs) and for the continued development of those already in the workforce. (longwoods.com)
- Graduates are valued in terms of workforce development of nurses wanting to work with our unique population demographics. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Ongoing reviews of the programme over time ensure we continue to meet both the needs of the new graduate, the developing workforce and the community in which health care is delivered. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The topics of advanced tasks versus critical thinking and task reallocation related to integration of APNs within a country's healthcare workforce conclude the chapter. (springer.com)
- Buchan J, Dal Poz MR (2002) Skill mix in the health care workforce: reviewing the evidence. (springer.com)
- Given the increasing demands on the Australian healthcare system, the increasing workforce of highly trained nurse practitioners and midwives authorised to prescribe augurs well for the future. (crikey.com.au)
- Nurses who enter the workforce today are prepared for clinical independence, critical thinking, and professionalism. (theconversation.com)
- Midwives play a critical role in educating the women how to put up her health and baby's health. (omicsonline.org)
- Midwives are the focal idea of fascination in maternity health care . (omicsonline.org)
- These well-trained providers-including nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, and clinical nurse specialists-can and do practice across the full range of care settings and patient populations. (nap.edu)
- While nurses and midwives provide most of the care at this level, assessments of the clinical education programs have highlighted gaps in primary healthcare experiences for nursing and midwifery students. (longwoods.com)
- Advanced Practice Nurses" include nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists (CNS), nurse anesthetists, nurse midwives and others. (providence.edu)
- APRNs include nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives, certified registered nurse anesthetists, and clinical nurse specialists. (texasnurses.org)
- Some specialize in areas such as anesthesiology, pediatrics (pediatric nurses) or Ob-Gyn (certified nurse-midwives). (healthbeatblog.com)
- The Professional Development and Recognition Programme is a contemporary professional development framework which supports and assists nurses and midwives to further develop knowledge and skills to provide safe and effective care. (wdhb.org.nz)
- In recent years, nurse practitioners and eligible midwives have been granted prescribing privileges throughout Australia (except for the Northern Territory, where legislation has been granted but not enacted). (crikey.com.au)
- Internationally, nurse prescribing extends well beyond nurse practitioners and eligible midwives and is becoming increasingly common. (crikey.com.au)
- It is estimated that Master Degrees in Nurse Anesthesia, Nurse Midwives, and Nurse Practitioner positions would grow 31% over the next ten years with an average annual salary of $102,670. (cvtips.com)
- The aim of this study was to investigate the scope of practice of physicians and nurses who work in the Atenção Primária em Saúde (APS) (Primary Healthcare) and their main barriers. (scielo.br)
- The term "scope of practice" refers to a comprehensive set of attributions, functions and activities of a certain occupation. (scielo.br)
- 1 From this perspective, the scope of practice is determined from the processes of interaction between the agents and the institutions, which include from the professional regulation, in other words, those activities authorized by law, the activities that the professional performs in practice and has competence to perform, considering both the skills gained through study and practice as on the individual's qualities and attitudes. (scielo.br)
- the expansion of primary care health professionals scope of practice, as physicinas performing tasks usually attributed to specialists. (scielo.br)
- In Brazil, the APS is the preferential entrance to the Sistema Único de Saúde (SUS) (Public Health System) and the scope of practice for health professionals who work in this context influence directly the referrals rates and lines at secondary and tertiary care and, consequently, costs and access to health. (scielo.br)
- Chief among these, as I have noted elsewhere, are "conflicting and restrictive state provisions governing [APNs'] scope of practice and prescriptive authority… as well as the fragmented and parsimonious state and federal standards for their reimbursement" (Safriet, 1992). (nap.edu)
- defined scope of practice. (quizlet.com)
- The ability of nurse practitioners (NPs) to provide full care is governed by state scope-of-practice (SOP) regulation, which is classified into three types: full SOP, reduced SOP, and restricted SOP. (ncsbn.org)
- NPs are 'registered nurses with additional educational preparation and experience who possess and demonstrate the competencies to autonomously diagnose, order and interpret diagnostic tests, prescribe pharmaceuticals and perform specific procedures within their legislated scope of practice' (Canadian Nurses Association [CNA] 2008: 16). (longwoods.com)
- The chapter begins by explaining the significance of title protection then presents role characteristics, scope of practice, and competencies for the advanced practice nurse. (springer.com)
- This program prepares licensed Registered Nurses (RNs) with a bachelor's degree to expand their scope of practice. (gradschools.com)
- To describe smoking cessation communication between patients and registered nurses trained in MI in COPD nurse-led clinics in Swedish primary health care. (diva-portal.org)
- A prospective observational study with structured quantitative content analyses of the communication between six nurses with basic education in MI and 13 patients in non-smoking consultations. (diva-portal.org)
- Only to a small extent did nurses' evoke patients' reasons for change, stimulate collaboration, and support patients' autonomy. (diva-portal.org)
- The nurses did not adhere to the principles of MI in smoking cessation, and the patients focused to a limited extent on how to quit smoking. (diva-portal.org)
- To make patients more active, the nurses need more education and continuous training in motivational communication. (diva-portal.org)
- This module will allow you, as a practising nurse, to assess patients and make a prescribing decision based on the nurses formulary. (mdx.ac.uk)
- This module will allow nurses to independently assess patients and make a prescribing decision from the British National Formulary (BNF). (mdx.ac.uk)
- Some modules require access to patients or to a mentor to support the assessment of clinical practice. (mdx.ac.uk)
- Conclusion Patients would always want their choice of health professional to be available at first contact. (wiley.com)
- However, this study suggests that, in primary health-care practices, if nurses take on more roles previously the preserve of doctors, patients would accept them, particularly if patients receive information on nurses' capabilities. (wiley.com)
- Our subscription package is aimed at qualified nurses to help support CPD and improve the quality and delivery of care given to patients. (nursingtimes.net)
- DaVita Medical Group works with its patients to help them live life to the fullest and strives to lead the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to ensure quality, accessible and affordable care for all. (healthecareers.com)
- We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all. (healthecareers.com)
- In teaching a nurse to nurse, we not only prepare her (or him) for life, but also for caring for the lives of many, many others--future patients for generations to come. (questia.com)
- The report also argued for a much greater use of technology, including email correspondence and electronic messaging become "routine" between primary care and hospital specialists, and that email between primary care clinicians and patients should be piloted prior to becoming a routine part of NHS care. (hsj.co.uk)
- A part of being a Pre-Clinical research nurse is that they need a various role of recruiting patients, to follow-up the patient , protocols , grouping data's, maintaining onsite files, knowing concerning the agencies, regulative bodies and giving displays to tell colleagues concerning what they need done within the analysis. (omicsonline.org)
- Description Provides compassionate, effective outpatient clinical wound care to patients, often in fast-paced environment. (careerbuilder.com)
- About Us: Ambercare Home Health allows patients to be more comfortable and to spend more time with family during their illness. (careerbuilder.com)
- Description Provides professional nursing care for primary care clinic patients following established standards and practices. (careerbuilder.com)
- To investigate the effects of a nurse-led multidisciplinary pulmonary rehabilitation programme conducted in primary health care on functional capacity, quality of life and exacerbation frequency over three years among patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. (diva-portal.org)
- There is a need to support and coach patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in primary health care by means of regular follow-ups. (diva-portal.org)
- May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. (healthcarecrossing.com)
- Our research pre-dominately allies with the health experiences of patients and families and is designed to transform nursing education, nursing practice, patient care and health policy. (mun.ca)
- License depends on specialty and generally allows advanced practice nurses to conduct physical exams, order and interpret lab tests, diagnose and treat illnesses, and counsel patients. (providence.edu)
- The second-level structures (regional hospitals) refer to a second tier of the healthcare system, in which patients from primary health care are referred to specialists in higher-level hospitals for treatment and specialized diagnosis. (who.int)
- Primary healthcare centres provide the first contact for patients and quality and patient safety in these facilities are vital (1,5). (who.int)
- This course is designed for health care practitioners working with patients with a cancer and/or haemato-oncology diagnosis who wish to expand their theoretical knowledge and practical aspects of care of patients with cancer. (bcu.ac.uk)
- This award aims to address the learning needs of healthcare professionals working with patients with cardiac conditions by providing opportunities for practitioners develop and enhance their theoretical knowledge and critical. (bcu.ac.uk)
- This pathway aims to meet the learning needs of health professionals working in any clinical area who have regular responsibility for the care of patients with Diabetes Mellitus. (bcu.ac.uk)
- AIM AND OBJECTIVES:To examine trends since a previous 2006-2008 survey in diabetes knowledge held by primary health care nurses and their use of national diabetes guidelines, perceived ability to advise diabetes patients and preferences for further diabetes education. (auckland.ac.nz)
- RELEVANCE TO CLINICAL PRACTICE:Education programmes should focus on improving cardiovascular risk management in patients with type 2 diabetes. (auckland.ac.nz)
- Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. (careerbuilder.com)
- There is a vast and growing body of research showing favorable outcomes and higher satisfaction for patients cared for by APRNs in states that allow full practice," said Andrew Cates, general counsel and director of government affairs for the Texas Nurses Association and director of the Coalition for Health Care Access. (texasnurses.org)
- Research shows that APRNs provide excellent care in independent practice but cannot afford to go where there is no care because of the prohibitive cost they have to pay doctors for a supervisory agreement that does nothing for patients. (texasnurses.org)
- Patients' access to care comes before physician income. (texasnurses.org)
- She clearly iterates the requirement that nurse practitioners work under a collaborating licensed physician, one who ideally assists and guides the nurse practitioner by one-on-one consultation and collaboration in the care of their patients. (redorbit.com)
- The Certified Surgical Tech functions as a member of the surgical team in providing patient care to patients undergoing surgical procedures. (simplyhired.com)
- Dr. David Kauff is an internist at Seattle's Group Health Cooperative (GHC), an organization that has a fabulous reputation-both among patients and among physicians-for its primary care program. (healthbeatblog.com)
- The program provides regular individual and group supervision to support Māori nursing graduates to develop self-awareness about your personal cultural beliefs and how these contribute to your professional practice as a nurse and when working with patients and whānau. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The results showed that they are better than doctors at improving the health of patients, preventing secondary complications and seeing care through to completion. (theconversation.com)
- An equal relationship between doctors and nurses working in general practice will mean comprehensive primary health care for patients. (theconversation.com)
- For patients with long-term health complaints, having a nurse involved in care can improve health outcomes. (theconversation.com)
- By increasing the number of nurses in general practice, it's hoped these growing ranks of patients will be able to have their health-care needs met quickly and appropriately. (theconversation.com)
- For patients, this raises questions about how they will experience a visit to their general practice. (theconversation.com)
- Nor are nurses substitute doctors in general practice - they meet the needs of patients by approaching problems in a different way. (theconversation.com)
- In fact, evidence suggests when nurses and doctors work as equal partners, patients have better health outcomes and the health system saves money. (theconversation.com)
- Where nurses undertake consultation in tandem or on behalf of general practitioners, there's potential for more patients to be seen, and increasing the number of patient consultations would increase the revenue of the practice. (theconversation.com)
- Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs) provide primary care to patients of all ages, genders and health conditions through their lifespan. (gradschools.com)
- How much time do nurses have for patients? (nih.gov)
- The MoD may share some NHS facilities as well as having a medical reception station for non-acute, recovering personnel and a multidoctor primary healthcare practice of its own. (nursinginpractice.com)
- They have proven to be valuable in both acute and primary care roles, and as generalists as well as specialists. (nap.edu)
- Clearly, a cadre of health care professionals educated for a system that focuses on acute illness and hospital-based. (questia.com)
- This will encourage contracts to be held by organisations representing primary care providers, for example, federations of GP practices, multi-specialty community providers or primary and acute care systems, rather than by stand-alone providers or community trusts," the report said. (hsj.co.uk)
- They are primary and acute health care providers. (providence.edu)
- This award will help you develop your professional knowledge in the field of acute care. (bcu.ac.uk)
- You will gain enhanced skills in the recognition of acute health deterioration. (bcu.ac.uk)
- Programs for CNS and acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP), also known as NP (adult), NP (pediatrics) and NP (neonatal), education are uniformly at the graduate level across Canada. (longwoods.com)
- The objective of this study was to identify primary health care nurses' competencies when responding to hydrological disasters in rural areas. (rrh.org.au)
- Thirty competencies were identified and classified in the domains of leadership and management, teamwork, health care, being community-oriented, communication, psychological support, health surveillance and education. (rrh.org.au)
- Although the competencies could be related to the established international competencies for nurses in disasters, a number were described only in this study. (rrh.org.au)
- These competencies can contribute to the education and practice of nurses in primary health care, strengthening the capacity of the profession to face flood disaster situations in rural areas. (rrh.org.au)
- These responses depend on the synchronized actions undertaken by a multidisciplinary team of whom a series of competencies are expected in order to ensure quality and priority care 6 . (rrh.org.au)
- The study of health professionals' performance in certain types of natural disasters has contributed to the identification of these competencies. (rrh.org.au)
- Competencies for nurses and health professionals practicing in rural areas have been studied. (rrh.org.au)
- A significant number of disaster competencies have been published over the past decade for different professional sectors, with nursing being the most targeted discipline 13 . (rrh.org.au)
- It is vital that nursing and midwifery students acquire the skills and competencies needed for rural deployment and also experience the realities of working in rural health centres in order to build their confidence to accept these posts as places of employment. (longwoods.com)
- The aim of developing this programme is to enhance the knowledge, skills and competencies of General Practice Nurses and Health Care Assistants. (hscni.net)
- Although national frameworks defining advanced nursing practice and NP competencies provide some direction for education programs, Canada does not have countrywide standards of education for either the NP or CNS role. (longwoods.com)
- The NETP programme is the first stepping stone in a nursing career entering as a beginner practitioner and finishing the programme as a competent nurse assessed against New Zealand Nursing Council Competencies. (wdhb.org.nz)
- By the end of the year you will be expected to have developed a competency based personal professional portfolio for assessment and must achieve the competent level under the DHB Nursing Professional Development Recognition Programme which meets all of the Nursing Council of NZ competencies. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The curricula ascribes to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing's, The Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing and the competencies prescribed by the respective professional specialty organizations. (indwes.edu)
- Students will examine and analyze the legal and ethical implications of decision making in patient care situations. (hnu.edu)
- Ms. Glickstein talks about the economic, professional and social implications of speaking up as nurses, being heard through the media, and provides advice to help nurses become engaged and be heard, while sharing her perspectives and experience. (inurse.com)
- Lahey Health provides integrated services and a continuum of care that includes award-winning hospitals, outpatient facilities, primary care providers, specialist physicians, behavioral health and senior care resources and services throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. (healthecareers.com)
- The findings of this study show a positive return on investment and provide additional evidence to support the business case for implementing a transition to practice (TTP) program in hospitals to decrease new graduate registered nurses (NGRN) turnover. (ncsbn.org)
- Burnout among nurses in intensive care Units, internal medicine and emergency departments in Greek hospitals. (scielo.org.za)
- Excellence in clinical decision making and functioning in a more independent, generalized fashion were identified as important components of good nursing practice in critical access hospitals 10 . (rrh.org.au)
- However, since severe and complicated cases requiring special treatment are handled in hospitals, both healthcare providers and local communities tend to underestimate the importance of primary healthcare services (1). (who.int)
- In fact, it has been identified that a significant proportion of safety incidents arising in hospitals originate at the earlier levels of care (5), and some errors in primary care can result in severe consequences (1,6,7). (who.int)
- With the increase of several health-related services, in hospitals, outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities and many more, a qualified healthcare manager or administrator is the need of time. (cvtips.com)
- The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree program at Indiana Wesleyan University's School of Nursing prepares the student to serve in a variety of settings, from the most prestigious hospitals and primary care settings to meeting the vital needs of the global community. (indwes.edu)
- Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health provides a practical reference to aid in this endeavour. (wiley.com)
- Lahey Health Behavioral Services is searching for a Primary Care (family medicine or internal medicine) NP to cover a 4-6 hour shift/one day per week at a medical clinic inside of a behavioral health day program clinic in Salem, MA. (healthecareers.com)
- Description Provides psychiatric and chemical dependency (i.e., behavioral health) clinical services for all BHS programs and services, including intake and initial assessment services to all areas. (careerbuilder.com)
- Personnel costs ($90,514) of a primary care-embedded adolescent behavioral health nurse practitioner over 2 years were 63% of the potential revenue generated ($144,449). (ajmc.com)
- To determine the personnel costs and revenue generated by embedding a behavioral health nurse practitioner (BHNP) in primary care clinics to evaluate and manage adolescent behavioral health needs. (ajmc.com)
- This analysis suggests that a primary care BHNP could be a cost-saving and patient-centered way to reduce the burden on primary care providers while meeting the growing needs of adolescents with behavioral health needs. (ajmc.com)
- Adolescent behavioral health care is primarily managed in primary care, despite the lack of time and training for primary care providers (PCPs). (ajmc.com)
- Embedding a behavioral health nurse practitioner to evaluate and manage adolescent behavioral health in primary care may be effective, but costs and revenue are unknown. (ajmc.com)
- The benefits of collaborative care for behavioral health have been tested in research trials, but costs and revenue potential in real-world implementation are unknown. (ajmc.com)
- Embedding a behavioral health nurse practitioner in primary care to evaluate and manage adolescent behavioral health covers its own costs, generates revenue, and decreases the burden on PCPs. (ajmc.com)
- Nearly a quarter of adolescents have a behavioral health diagnosis, yet few receive treatment. (ajmc.com)
- 1 Recent analysis of National Survey on Drug Use and Health data found a dramatic increase in behavioral health conditions among adolescents and young adults. (ajmc.com)
- 3 Theories suggested to explain the rising incidence of adolescent behavioral health conditions and suicide include increased detection due to increased societal awareness and some national and local efforts to better integrate mental health in pediatric well care, 4-7 leading to improved screening in primary care and school settings, and increasing use of digital media and concomitant decreases in outdoor activity and sleep. (ajmc.com)
- Despite the increasing prevalence of behavioral health disorders and suicide, access to behavioral health care remains problematic. (ajmc.com)
- Only about 25% to 50% of adolescents receive any treatment for behavioral health conditions. (ajmc.com)
- 1,9 Reasons for low treatment rates include lack of behavioral health providers, long waiting times for access, providers who do not take insurance, and the burden and stigma of accessing mental health care. (ajmc.com)
- 8,10 In part due to these barriers to accessing specialty behavioral health care, conditions such as depression and anxiety are frequently identified and managed in primary care. (ajmc.com)
- Essentials of psychiatry in primary care : behavioral health in the medical setting / Robert C. Smith [and 5 others]. (pitt.edu)
- Integrated care : working at the interface of primary care and behavioral health / edited by Lori E. Raney. (pitt.edu)
- Additionally, the median wage for registered nurses as of May 2018 was $71,730 per year and $34.48 per hour. (excite.com)
- Revenue was estimated by analyzing Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes for BHNP visits from the Epic electronic health record and corresponding relative value units (RVUs), based on 135% of 2018 nationally unadjusted Medicare rates. (ajmc.com)
- According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2018 median annual salary for advanced practice nurses in the U.S. was $113,930 per year. (csusm.edu)
- Midwifery meetings mainly focus on pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period (including care of the newborn), besides sexual and reproductive health of women throughout their lives. (omicsonline.org)
- This case study examines placement of nursing and midwifery students in primary health clinics alongside preceptors. (longwoods.com)
- To date, more than 700 nursing and midwifery students have been placed in 40 rural health centres and 228 preceptors have been trained. (longwoods.com)
- Participation in primary healthcare rotations in rural areas during nursing and midwifery studies is an educational intervention noted by the World Health Organization (WHO) for attracting, recruiting and retaining health workers in rural areas (WHO 2011). (longwoods.com)
- This case study describes the approach taken to increase nursing and midwifery students' exposure to primary healthcare skills in Lesotho. (longwoods.com)
- The United States Agency for International Development's (USAID's) Maternal Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP), implemented through Jhpiego, began work in Lesotho in 2011 with a specific focus on strengthening pre-service nursing and midwifery education. (longwoods.com)
- Being a nurse practitioner is what is known as a "recordable qualification" and nurse practitioners can choose to do this with the Nursing and Midwifery Council . (theconversation.com)
- Primary health care was implemented in the clinics in order to help in the treatment of illnesses affecting the community, including children. (scielo.org.za)
- The placements provide students with varied clinical experience, better preparing them to practice in primary healthcare clinics. (longwoods.com)
- It's worth noting that NPs enjoy greater freedom in the Northwest, the Upper Middle West, and Northern New England (areas that some healthcare reformers refer to as "Canada South" because these states are in the vanguard of reform) as well as in the Southwest, where many NP's started working in group practices , and they went out and established their own clinics. (healthbeatblog.com)
- Nurse-led clinics for people with coronary heart disease , for instance, have increased patient participation in continuing care and encouraged lifestyle changes. (theconversation.com)
- The Atenção Primária em Saúde (APS) (Primary Health Care) in several countries has gone through significant changes with respect to the number and types of health professionals and their roles in the health services. (scielo.br)
- Setting and participants A large random sample of the population of Scotland from a range of general practices including traditional and extended practice nursing roles was invited to participate. (wiley.com)
- She said the RCGP was"open to widening the skill-mix in general practice, with the introduction of roles such as practice-based pharmacists to take on some of the tasks that do not necessarily need to be done by a GP. (hsj.co.uk)
- However, she warned: "These will never be a substitute for GPs so any new roles, such as medical assistants, must be properly piloted and evaluated to ensure that they can add value to patient care in general practice. (hsj.co.uk)
- In Canada, education programs for the clinical nurse specialist (CNS) and nurse practitioner (NP) roles began 40 years ago. (longwoods.com)
- This chapter provides an overview of attributes associated with advanced nursing practice and advanced practice nursing roles. (springer.com)
- Identifying these key features provides a means to portray and explain this level of nursing and associated nursing roles to the public, other healthcare professionals, and key decision makers. (springer.com)
- Baird A (2001) Diagnosis and prescribing: the impact of nurse prescribing on professional roles. (springer.com)
- Bryant-Lukosius D, DiCenso A (2004) A framework for the introduction and evaluation of advanced practice nursing roles. (springer.com)
- Delemaire M, LaFortune G (2010) Nurses in advanced roles: a description and evaluation of experiences in 12 developed countries. (springer.com)
- You may not be aware that in the NHS there are people with roles that are like doctors and nurses, but they are neither. (theconversation.com)
- A recent review of research compared these "substitute doctor" roles with doctors in the long-term care of older people. (theconversation.com)
- The two main substitute doctor roles are "nurse practitioners" and "physician associates" . (theconversation.com)
- As with most of these advanced roles, nurse practitioners and physician associates started in the US. (theconversation.com)
- The two roles have spread across the world and nurse practitioners now exist in over 50 countries, while physician associates exist in over ten. (theconversation.com)
- Nurse practitioners can perform many of the tasks of doctors and are generally well accepted in advanced roles by doctors. (theconversation.com)
- Students who complete this program are well positioned to accelerate their careers in nursing as Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioners in a variety of practice and leadership roles and settings. (ryerson.ca)
- You will gain an advanced level of nursing skills such as examination and leadership skills as well as enhanced legal and professional awareness of nursing autonomously. (mdx.ac.uk)
- A student nurse has told how support she received through an innovative leadership programme enabled her to achieve her dream of launching an online information platform for amputees. (nursingtimes.net)
- The degree requires students to take a multitude of courses including those in communication, paradigms in nursing, and leadership and management. (excite.com)
- DaVita Medical Group's leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu. (healthecareers.com)
- To respond to massive changes in health care delivery, nursing curriculum redesign requires that we return to our roots in the community and the visionary leadership of Lillian Wald, whose Henry Street Settlement (1,2) remains a model for community-based. (questia.com)
- we are corralled by a common purpose," says Kauff, who also serves as GHC's Medical Director for Practice and Leadership. (healthbeatblog.com)
- Carter Healthcare takes pride in its leadership in the home health industry. (healthcarecrossing.com)
- As a professional development programme it sets out a clinical career pathway for nurses from competent to expert/ leadership practice. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The report argued there would be "substantial potential benefits" from a "range of new approaches to staffing", including greater use of new professions, such as physician associates and healthcare assistants, within GP practices. (hsj.co.uk)
- Although chiropractors and medical doctors work concurrently in the Ontario healthcare system, there has yet to be a meaningful integration of these two professions. (chiro.org)
- The full access of nurses to doctorate programs, the regulation of health professions and Nursing specialties, as well as the strong support from some institutions funding and promoting nurse-led research have been essential for the current development. (francoangeli.it)
- Collaborate with multiple professions to provide care for individuals, families, and communities with complex health needs. (indwes.edu)
- Registered nurses are expected to assess patient condition, record their observations, administer medicine and do much more to ensure the best possible patient care. (excite.com)
- Aims of this study were to identify nurse workarounds during medication administration, to assess changes in the rates of medication events and workarounds after STEP, to assess changes in systems thinking and safety culture after STEP, and to correlate safety culture and systems thinking. (ncsbn.org)
- To assess nurses' patient safety culture in primary health-care centres in Tunisia and to determine its associated factors. (who.int)
- A mixed methods design with both quantitative and qualitative components was used to assess the healthcare teams. (chiro.org)
- How long will it take to get a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing? (excite.com)
- A four year bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) takes around three to four years of time. (excite.com)
- However, if you have already completed your RN program beforehand, you can complete the bachelor's degree in nursing in around two years. (excite.com)
- What are the requirements to get a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing? (excite.com)
- This module is designed to develop your advanced practitioner skills in research and inquiry methodologies and has the potential to improve your own practice and that of others. (mdx.ac.uk)
- Method A case study type social research of qualitative nature , in which nurses of a primary health care service unit in São Paulo were interviewed. (bvsalud.org)
- The purpose of this research was to develop a conceptual nursing model for the implementation of spiritual care in adult primary care by nurse practitioners (NPs), with an emphasis on older adults. (ovid.com)
- Find Research Briefs, NCLEX Practice Analyses and other published research in the Communications Library . (ncsbn.org)
- The practice of social research. (scielo.org.za)
- Fundamentals of research methodology for health care professionals. (scielo.org.za)
- The practice of nursing research, conduct, critique & utilization. (scielo.org.za)
- The Commission was led by Martin Roland, professor of health services research at the University of Cambridge. (hsj.co.uk)
- Research is needed to compare skilled versus less-skilled staff providing telephone triage in out-of-hours care. (hsj.co.uk)
- Pre-Clinical research nurses are concerned in managing their own time, place and listen to the freshly incoming pre-clinical knowledge and queries. (omicsonline.org)
- Her research projects have included BSN and PhD nursing student team members. (sc.edu)
- Research has demonstrated that clinical experiences acquired in rural communities can influence the locations in which students choose to practice after graduation, can aid students to develop professional networks in rural areas and can increase awareness about rural health (Bennet et al. (longwoods.com)
- Our research is aimed at the synthesis, dissemination, and application of knowledge to improve health, health services, and the health care system. (mun.ca)
- The third level of care provides specialized consultative care, usually on referral from primary and secondary care, along with teaching and research functions. (who.int)
- Although research on the contribution of secondary trauma to the high-turnover rate of professionals in the North is scarce, informal reports suggest that northern practice may be detrimental to longevity in the field for mental health practitioners, especially those who come from outside northern communities. (rrh.org.au)
- There is widespread and increasing acceptance of the legitimacy and value of nurse prescribing, according to a recent review of research conducted by PHCRIS. (crikey.com.au)
- aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Nursing Science and Healthcare. (waset.org)
- Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Nursing Science and Healthcare are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. (waset.org)
- They may prepare you to innovate (find a cure), research or set policy in health care. (gradschools.com)
- The evolution of the Nursing profession in Spain over the past 40 years has determined the current situation of Nursing research. (francoangeli.it)
- The aim of this paper is to describe the evolution, key milestones, and current situation of Nursing research in Spain as a result of all these influences. (francoangeli.it)
- There are 49 PhD Programmes for nurses, and 79 Nursing research groups, responsible for a scientific production that puts Spain in the seventh position in the world ranking of scientific production in the area of Nursing, from a total of 257 countries analyzed. (francoangeli.it)
- BMC Health Services Research, 12(1): 227. (francoangeli.it)
- Analysis of Nursing research studies submitted to Spain's health research fund and the resulting scientific output. (francoangeli.it)
- Journal of Research in Nursing, 14(2): 153-166. (francoangeli.it)
- Research Main areas of research is health and crisis management. (gu.se)
- Eric:s research within health management is mostly management control, team-work, and change management. (gu.se)
- The focus of the program is the interrelationship of theory, research, and evidence-based practice. (indwes.edu)
- There are a variety of Nursing topics to research on the PMC site, below are a selection of subjects. (nih.gov)
- Health Services Research 42, no. 3 (Jun 2007): 1299-1320. (nih.gov)
- Bio Medical Cental Health Services Research Journal 11, no. 319 (2011). (nih.gov)
- Conners, V. " Nursing research: historical background and teaching information strategies . (nih.gov)
- Biological Research for Nursing 8, no. 1 (Jul 2006): 78-88. (nih.gov)
- In the health area, the form how professional practice are defined, limited or extended, directly impacts the quality and cost of services. (scielo.br)
- July marks the commencement of the new national Aged Care Quality Standards which apply to all aged care settings including residential and in-home aged care services. (apna.asn.au)
- Significant correlations were evidenced between the Nursing Work Index Revised, Maslach Burnout Inventory and the variables satisfaction at work , quality of care and the intent to quit the job. (bvsalud.org)
- the nurses ' perceptions regarding the environment of practice are correlated with burnout , satisfaction at work , quality of care and the intent to quit the job. (bvsalud.org)
- Access to quality primary care is challenging for rural populations and individuals residing in primary care health professional shortage areas (HPSAs). (ncsbn.org)
- DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. (healthecareers.com)
- Effect of an IMCI intervention on quality of care across four districts in Cape Town, South Africa. (scielo.org.za)
- It also called for data to be publicly available on the quality of primary care, including measures of access, communication, clinical quality and integration. (hsj.co.uk)
- Additional outcome measures were airway hyperresponsiveness, lung function, daily dose of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), number of exacerbations, number of additional visits to the general practitioner, absence from school, functional health status, and disease specific quality of life. (bmj.com)
- 1 Although most general practitioners regard audit as effective in improving the quality of patient care and are willing to participate, actual participation in audit is low, and of those who do participate only a minority complete the cycle of audit. (bmj.com)
- At the School of Nursing we are invested in the generation of high quality nursing evidence through inter-professional collaboration and patient and public engagement. (mun.ca)
- Ensuring patient safety and health-care quality remain priorities and challenges worldwide and the role of nurses is essential to meet these challenges. (who.int)
- Developing patient safety culture is a key component to improve patient safety and health-care quality. (who.int)
- As in all of healthcare, nursing practice is constantly changing and requires nurses to be attending to the most recent quality data to ensure that they are providing the most effective and efficient patient care. (wiley.com)
- Brandon said the academy feels this doctor/nurse practitioner association is vital to providing appropriate and quality care to Mississippians when provided by a nurse practitioner. (redorbit.com)
- quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. (healthcarecrossing.com)
- healthcare quality, patient engagement, and finances. (healthcarecrossing.com)
- Coordinated by general practices but funded by the federal government, these primary health care organisations aimed to improve access and quality of care based on local community needs. (crikey.com.au)
- Graduates of the programme work in a variety of GP organisations and across primary care settings. (bcu.ac.uk)
- You will receive support for you and your mentor in practice to achieve the practical elements and will be supported by a personal tutor from the teaching team throughout the programme. (bcu.ac.uk)
- This programme has been specially designed for nurses with an interest in practice nursing, the prison sector, community nursing, sexual health or walk-in centres, and will offer a recognised qualification for those already working within primary care. (mdx.ac.uk)
- The World Health Organisation's new five-year strategic plan - the 13th General Programme of Work tackles multiple global health challenges. (bizcommunity.com)
- There was no evidence of the benefit of the nurse-led multidisciplinary pulmonary rehabilitation programme, although the exacerbation frequency tended to decrease in the intervention group after one year. (diva-portal.org)
- The Foundation programme at City, University of London has been designed for practice nurses who are new to the general practice setting. (city.ac.uk)
- In this instance, students who have obtained relevant level HE 6 or HE 7 credits through CPPD study in the five years before registering on the programme can apply to use RPL to transfer a maximum of 30 credits towards the award of either BSc/Graduate Diploma Primary Care Practice Nurse programme or a Post Graduate Diploma Primary Care Practice Nurse programme. (city.ac.uk)
- For students wishing to register to the Post Graduate Primary Care Practice Nurse programme, you must have been awarded either a First or a 2.1 honours classification for your undergraduate nursing degree to be considered for this programme. (city.ac.uk)
- Our Nursing Council of New Zealand (NCNZ) approved programme is designed to ensure that through support, guidance and preceptoring you are confident applying the theory you have learnt, to your everyday nursing practice. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) programme is for a 12 month period. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Graduates who successfully complete the programme will be encouraged to apply for our general nursing vacancies. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Registered Nurse (RN) graduates are employed onto the NETP Programme and have either one or two six month clinical placements. (wdhb.org.nz)
- The programme has been approved by the Nursing Council of New Zealand. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Registered Nurse graduates are supported by the NETP programme coordinator, Clinical Nurse Managers, Preceptors, NETP nurse educator and the nurse educators on the wards. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Both professional categories indicated that they knew how to carry out several procedures that were not performed in practice. (scielo.br)
- Professional indemnity insurance for nurses. (apna.asn.au)
- The modules will enhance your critical thinking and advanced autonomous practice as well as supporting your professional development as a newly qualified and experienced nurse. (mdx.ac.uk)
- This module will develop your understanding of the legal, professional and ethical principles of practising autonomously. (mdx.ac.uk)
- the nurses assessed that the environment is partially favorable for autonomy, professional relationship and organizational support and that the control over this environment is limited. (bvsalud.org)
- The demand for professional nurses is constantly on the rise. (excite.com)
- 2 By professional training as well as by regulatory and financial necessity, they have emphasized coordinated and cost-effective care, and they have tended more than other providers to establish practices in traditionally underserved areas. (nap.edu)
- This context demands actions to mitigate these consequences with measures to preserve the environment and prepare health professional teams. (rrh.org.au)
- The professional emergency preparedness skills among the health professionals who worked during hurricanes Katrina and Rita 8 and the skills, knowledge and attitudes required of the nurses who worked after earthquake-type disasters 9 have been studied. (rrh.org.au)
- Pre-service primary healthcare clinical experiences can serve as the link between community health theory and practice and are crucial for clinical skills development and professional socialization (Lofmark et al. (longwoods.com)
- This course examines the ethical, political, legal and professional dimensions of nurse practitioner practice. (hnu.edu)
- and the struggle of negotiating membership in a community with professional and para-professional practice. (rrh.org.au)
- Professional and physical isolation are key areas to consider in the development of a practice model for northern mental health providers and in gaining a better understanding of the impact of isolation on the phenomenon of secondary trauma. (rrh.org.au)
- In partnership with our tertiary provider, Victoria University of Wellington, you will be supported to complete an 800level post-graduate paper, HLTH550: Transition to Professional Nursing Practice. (wdhb.org.nz)
- Instead of giving nurses the room to shine in their workplace, the traditional role of the doctor as the dominant professional means nurses face both structural and professional inequalities. (theconversation.com)
- Whatever your client group, you will use professional expertise, skills and knowledge to promote recovery and positive mental health. (wlv.ac.uk)
- A Health and Medical Graduate degree may lead to a masters, professional degree or MD. Programs like the MSN, MSW, DNP, DC, DPT and PharmD build clinical skills. (gradschools.com)
- Perception of evidence-based practice and the professional environment of Primary Health Care nurses in the Spanish context: a cross-sectional study. (francoangeli.it)
- The largest primary healthcare centre in Britain - and probably Europe - took another step towards completion when it was topped out with a final trowel-full of concrete by Professor Jonathan Montgomery, chair of Hampshire Primary Care Trust. (nursinginpractice.com)
- Uniquely, the facilities will be shared by the 5,000-strong Army garrison.At 138,500 sq ft/12,866 m², the building is many times bigger than a conventional health centre. (nursinginpractice.com)
- Pictured from left: Professor Jonathan Montgomery, chair of Hampshire PCT, and local GPs Dr Peter Brigg and Dr Chris Pearson, whose practices will be moving into the centre. (nursinginpractice.com)
- It is with great delight that APNA announces our 12th annual National Conference for nurses working in primary health care, to be held at the Sydney International Convention Centre from 21 to 23 May. (apna.asn.au)
- Two factors were associated with patient safety culture: participation in risk management committees, and district of the primary care centre. (who.int)
- He is currently researcher at the Prehospital Disaster and Medicine Center in Western Sweden and University of Gothenburg Centre for Person-centered Care. (gu.se)
- Multidisciplinary healthcare teams at two community health centers in Ottawa, Ontario, participated in the study. (chiro.org)
- Community health centers (CHCs) currently care for clients by using multidisciplinary healthcare teams. (chiro.org)
- The present study was undertaken to investigate introducing chiropractic care, and the effect this integration had on the practice and attitudes of multidisciplinary primary care teams in Ottawa, Canada. (chiro.org)
- Yet Texas still maintains artificial practice barriers that impede access to care for elderly and other vulnerable populations, discourage the pursuit of an APRN career and drive Texas-educated nurses to states without the burdensome regulations. (texasnurses.org)
- Provide primary care to diverse populations across the lifespan. (indwes.edu)
- Family Practice and Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Examination : review questions and strategies / Jill E. Winland-Brown, Lynne M. Dunphy. (pitt.edu)
- Primary care for the physical therapist : examination and triage / [edited by] William G. Boissonnault. (pitt.edu)
- Students in the MSN program must carry their own malpractice insurance, pass a physical health examination, and demonstrate a sufficient immunization record consistent with that required of clinical placement in local health. (csusm.edu)
- Most nursing programs emphasize on courses like clinical nursing practice, health challenges, bio sciences, health optimization and social justice. (excite.com)
- Sanofi a leading life-sciences company, is looking to partner with Africa's startups to assist in finding innovative solutions to improve healthcare in Africa. (bizcommunity.com)
- Eric Carlström is full professor in Health Care Sciences specialized in management. (gu.se)
- We sought to investigate the effect of integrating chiropractic on the attitudes of providers on two healthcare teams. (chiro.org)
- Given positive attitudes and similar knowledge across clinician types, we recommend that SDM is not confined to the patient-physician dyad but instead advocated among other health professionals. (bmj.com)
- This was a multicentre, cross-sectional descriptive study conducted across 30 primary health-care centres in Tunisia, using the French validated version of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture questionnaire. (who.int)
- The level of nurses' patient safety culture needs to be improved in primary health-care centres in Tunisia. (who.int)
- As a result, enhancing patient safety has become a priority for healthcare systems and providers (2). (who.int)
- Dr. Yearwood is ANCC certified as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Child/Adolescent Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing and is a member of the International Society of Psychiatric Nurses. (wiley.com)
- Dr. Pearson is ANCC certified as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Child/Adolescent Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing. (wiley.com)
- Advanced Practice Programs are Master's Degree Programs leading to M.S.N. Types of Advanced Practice Nurses include N.P. (Nurse Practitioner), C.N.S. (Clinical Nurse Specialist), Nurse-Midwife, Nurse Anesthetist and others. (providence.edu)
- With access to primary care providers increasing and a shortage of child psychiatric providers, collaboration between psychiatric, pediatric and family advanced practice nurses is essential to improving care for this vulnerable population. (wiley.com)
- Dr. Newland maintains a practice as a certified Family Nurse Practitioner. (wiley.com)
- Family Nurse Practitioner needed for busy Family Medicine practice. (healthecareers.com)
- Family Nurse Practitioner's can make their practice perfect in Nashua, NH! (healthecareers.com)
- Dr. Hulett's clinical background is a board-certified family and pediatric nurse practitioner since 1999. (sc.edu)
- Family practice guidelines / [edited by] Jill C. Cash, Cheryl A. Glass. (pitt.edu)
- Christian Family Care is looking for an experienced Family Practice Physician, PA-C or ARNP to join our growing practice in Lakewood, WA. (simplyhired.com)
- MSMA's president-elect Randy Easterling, M.D., practices family medicine and addiction medicine in Vicksburg where he does not have a nurse practitioner on staff. (redorbit.com)
- 50 States Ranked by Amount of NPs - California contains the most professionally active nurse practitioners in the U.S. with 15,374 NPs, according to a ranking from the Kaiser Family Foundation. (inurse.com)
- After explaining to the nurse that her migraines and sickness were creating emotional distress and pain within outside relationships and school/daily activities, the nurse gave an oral description of the pattern observed overall in the family. (prezi.com)
- Bowling A, Stilwell B (eds) (1988) The nurse in family practice: practice nurses and nurse practitioners in primary health care. (springer.com)
- The program concentration is Advanced Practice in Nursing, with two options for specialization including Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. (csusm.edu)
- Family Nurse Practitioner is one instance. (gradschools.com)
- Primary Care Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner specialization is offered online with onsite components. (indwes.edu)
- DaVita Medical Group is one of the largest independent medical groups in the country, is dedicated to the integration, delivery and management of full scope healthcare. (healthecareers.com)
- the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nation Children's Fund (UNICEF) came up with Integrated Management of Childhood illnesses (IMCI) strategy to enhance treatment of such illnesses in developing countries. (scielo.org.za)
- A study was undertaken to compare nurse led outpatient management of childhood asthma with follow up by a paediatrician. (bmj.com)
- 16- 20 We designed a randomised trial to establish whether there are differences in efficacy between outpatient management of childhood asthma by paediatricians or by asthma nurses. (bmj.com)
- Fracture management for primary care and emergency medicine / M. Patrice Eiff, Robert Hatch. (pitt.edu)
- BACKGROUND:The obesity epidemic has led to a rapid increase in the prevalence of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes and to greater expectations for an expanded role for primary health care nurses in the prevention and community management of diabetes. (auckland.ac.nz)
- Management and ethical issues in general practice are placed in context to government directives and the dynamic ethos of nursing. (wiley.com)
- Wound management in general practice ( Joy Rudge). (wiley.com)
- Nursing management. (wiley.com)
- Nurse-led management in clinical care. (wiley.com)
- Dr. John Rowe, a professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia's School of Public Health, doesn't buy the argument. (healthbeatblog.com)
- management of patient care. (healthcarecrossing.com)
- Educational activities Health management, change management and implementation in health care industry. (gu.se)