• 1996
  • R. Lepnurm "Challenges for Long Term Care Management" , pp 405-439 chapter 18 of Issues & Challenges for Long-Term Care editors Eleanor Sawyer & Marion Stephenson, CHA Press, Canadian Healthcare Association, January 1996. (usask.ca)
  • R. Lepnurm "The Objectives of Paying Doctors: Views from Saskatchewan" , Journal of Ambulatory Care Management , 1996: 19(2), 44-58. (usask.ca)
  • citation needed] A major nursing home reform initiative occurred in 1996 when the Health Care Financing Administration studied its own facilities and reported to the US Congress on the effectiveness of its current system and certification of nursing homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Guest Editor) Issues of Mental Health Nursing Vol. 17, 3, 1996. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997
  • She earned a Master of Science in Nursing from Case Western Reserve University in 1987 and a PhD from the same school in 1997. (wikipedia.org)
  • R. Lepnurm Financial Management of the Health Care System of Estonia, commissioned paper for the Ministry of Education of Estonian under contract with the Estonian Business School, April 1997, Tallinn, Estonia. (usask.ca)
  • According to Luker et al (1997), in 1985 the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) made a case for the prescribing rights for nurse. (bartleby.com)
  • patient's
  • The biological, physical, cognitive and psychological changes associated with aging are explored, with students learning to utilize this information when evaluating a patient's current health status and future health risks. (study.com)
  • For example, a concern to promote beneficence may be expressed in traditional medical ethics by the exercise of paternalism, where the health professional makes a decision based upon a perspective of acting in the patient's best interests. (wikipedia.org)
  • conceptual
  • Providing comfort in physical, psychospiritual, social, and environmental aspects in order to reduce harmful tension is a conceptual assertion of this theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • This paper endeavors to give emphasis on contemporary nursing theories specifically focusing on a variety of aspects, such as definitions, concept statements, metaparadigms, philosophies, and conceptual models. (bartleby.com)
  • patients
  • Comfort can enhance health-seeking behaviors for patients, family members, and nurses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dignity in the care of patients and clients of all ages, whether in hospital or community settings, is an area of increasing national and international importance and concern. (alibris.com)
  • Thomas and Pollio, authors of numerous publications, have written a must-read book for nurses and other health care providers who want to understand and engage in the human experiences of patients. (springerpub.com)
  • The authors provide wonderful insights for students, researchers, and clinicians into the world of existential phenomenology and share, through the use of this research methodological approach, the personal stories of patients as they lived their experiences. (springerpub.com)
  • I can not think of a better way for neophyte nurses to engage the human experiences and perspectives of their patients, nor can I think of a more relevant and comprehensive explanation of the philosophy and methods of existential phenomenology for seasoned researchers, scientists, and theoreticians. (springerpub.com)
  • Among the areas visited were restorative spaces for the nurses, a sibling art area in the hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and art carts put together for adult and pediatric patients. (keepingyouwell.com)
  • Establish a caring relationship with patients. (keepingyouwell.com)
  • Spend uninterrupted time with patients - something Watson calls "caring moments. (keepingyouwell.com)
  • You will focus on managing care of critically ill (level 3), patients and will evaluate guidelines and evidence underpinning methods of assessment and therapeutic intervention. (wlv.ac.uk)
  • Forensic Nurses in the community make the alleviation of pain and trauma better for patients. (bartleby.com)
  • The nurses within Nurse Jackie are portrayed as nurses who are hard working and actually care for their patients. (bartleby.com)
  • Organizations such as hospitals must balance income with expenditures, and nurses and patients may be affected by these decisions. (bartleby.com)
  • In 1987, a report examined the nursing home problem in Wisconsin which involved 4,000 people, 80% under 65 years of age with an average of 110 patients per facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Being able to respond to the vulnerability of patients in a way that provides dignifying care is a key concept in the field. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pussin and Pinel's approach was seen as remarkably successful and they later brought similar reforms to a mental hospital in Paris for female patients, La Salpetrière. (wikipedia.org)
  • speech and langu
  • Undergraduate programs Adolescence Adolescence/special education e programs Childhood/early childhood education Childhood/special education Music education Visual arts education Graduate programs Adolescence education Early childhood/childhood education Special education or TESOL The Molloy College Division of Natural Sciences consists of programs in mathematics and computer studies, allied health sciences and speech and language pathology. (wikipedia.org)
  • intervention
  • For example, what exactly is a health care intervention? (wikipedia.org)
  • Mobilizing self-care resources: A nursing intervention for hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Synactive Theory is the foundation of both: 1) the Assessment of Preterm Infants' Behavior (APIB), a standardized comprehensive newborn test, and 2) the Newborn Individualized Developmental Care and Assessment Program (NIDCAP), which is the care and intervention approach, that focuses on each infant's behavioral cues (e.g., hand(s) to mouth, bracing with feet against a supporting surface) in order to support the infant's strengths and reduce the infant's vulnerabilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • discipline
  • Nursing practice theories are usually defined to an exact community or discipline. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orem's conceptualizations have provided a mental model essential to the development of nursing as a discipline of knowledge-a practical science with applied sciences and the foundational nursing sciences. (questia.com)
  • Nurse Ratched A sexless, rigid caricature of a nurse, Nurse Ratched imposes discipline on her ward with all the fervour of an Army Nurse, which she had been. (bartleby.com)
  • Erickson, H. Ed. (2010) Exploring the Interface Between the Philosophy and Discipline of Holistic Nursing : Modeling and Role-Modeling at Work. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moral treatment was an approach to mental disorder based on humane psychosocial care or moral discipline that emerged in the 18th century and came to the fore for much of the 19th century, deriving partly from psychiatry or psychology and partly from religious or moral concerns. (wikipedia.org)
  • behaviors
  • Studies in HSR investigate how social factors, health policy, financing systems, organizational structures and processes, medical technology, and personal behaviors affect access to health care, the quality and cost of health care, and quantity and quality of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • from the Greek syn "together" and the Latin actio "action," resulting in: "together in action"]) suggests that development of the human fetus, and later newborn, proceeds through the constant balancing of approach and avoidance behaviors, leading to: 1) a continuous interaction of the subsystems (i.e. (wikipedia.org)
  • framework
  • Students focus initially on liberal arts courses that provide a framework for their chosen major in nursing. (trinitydc.edu)
  • Art Communications English Interdisciplinary Studies Modern Languages Music Philosophy Theology and Religious Studies New Media One of the largest and most-respected programs in the nation, Molloy's curriculum promotes a humanistic approach to nursing, integrating theory and clinical practice opportunities within a framework of ethical decision-making. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following publication of an advanced practice registered nursing textbook using the theory as a framework, the theory was cited and discussed in graduate nursing textbooks, in graduate nursing courses and in nursing agency manuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • With a framework that is interdisciplinary in nature, organizational information theory's desire to eliminate both ambiguity and complexity from workplace messaging builds upon earlier findings from general systems theory and phenomenology. (wikipedia.org)
  • By allowing us to consider the organization in this alternative framework, Organizational Information Theory provides us with a robust platform from which to explore the communication process, literally, as it unfolds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Media richness theory, sometimes referred to as information richness theory or MRT, is a framework used to describe a communication medium's ability to reproduce the information sent over it. (wikipedia.org)
  • The theory includes a framework with axes going from low to high equivocality and low to high uncertainty. (wikipedia.org)
  • This theory gives professionals the framework and tools with which to identify the infant's strengths, challenges and accomplishments. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • 2007: Distinguished Alumni Award, The Cleveland General and St. Luke's Nurses' Alumni Association 1994-Present: Who's Who in American Nursing The Comfort Theory (CT) is a broad-scope middle range theory because it contains concepts and relationships, is adaptable to a wide range of practice settings and experiences, can be built from many sources and it can be tested and measured. (wikipedia.org)
  • Helvie, C (1994) Helvie's Energy Theory of Family Nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • perspectives
  • The Canadian Nursing Issues and Perspectives. (hud.ac.uk)
  • Compared with medical research, HSR is a relatively young science that developed through the bringing together of social science perspectives with the contributions of individuals and institutions engaged in delivering health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orem's
  • The environment as stressed in Orem's self-care theory comprises of elements with which man interacts within an attempt to maintain self-care (Timby, 2009, p. 7). (bartleby.com)
  • humanistic
  • While addressing a wide readership, this book focuses particularly on the nurse clinician and student, demonstrating how a humanistic philosophy and research methodology has the potential to illuminate the deeper meanings of health crises and universal human experiences like pain and spiritual distress. (springerpub.com)
  • principles
  • Theory refers to "a coherent group of general propositions used as principles of explanation" In the early part of nursing's history, there was little formal nursing knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • The importance of ethical principles, accountability and legal issues that surround nurse prescribing will be demonstrated. (bartleby.com)
  • Ethical theories and principles c. (radford.edu)
  • In Nursing for Public Health: Promotion, Principles, and Practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whereas bioethics tends to deal with more broadly-based issues like the consecrated nature of the human body and the roles of science and technology in healthcare, medical ethics is specifically focused on applying ethical principles to the field of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nursing ethics shares many principles with medical ethics, such as beneficence, non-maleficence and respect for autonomy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nursing ethics is more concerned with developing the caring relationship than broader principles, such as beneficence and justice. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is considered by its advocates to emphasise relationships over abstract principles and therefore to reflect the caring relationship in nursing more accurately than other ethical views. (wikipedia.org)
  • These principles are intended to ensure experiments can be reproduced measurably given the same conditions, allowing further investigation to determine whether a hypothesis or theory related to given phenomena is both valid and reliable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Master's
  • My experience has been undeniably helpful in advancing my knowledge base as a Master's prepared nurse and furthering my professional career advancement. (samuelmerritt.edu)
  • Classes are usually offered as part of master's degree or postgraduate certificate programs in geriatric nursing, although some schools may also offer doctoral programs. (study.com)
  • Phenomenology
  • As thought-provoking as the research examples are, the chapters explaining philosophy and methods of existential phenomenology are essential reading for all nursing students. (springerpub.com)
  • 1998
  • citation needed] By 1998, the President announced new steps for federal oversight including monitoring of poor performance, collection of new fees, and increased focus on nutrition and basic personal care like pressure sores. (wikipedia.org)
  • graduate
  • Dale G. Larson, Ph.D., is a Professor of Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University, where he directs graduate studies in health psychology. (wikipedia.org)
  • self-care theory
  • 7). In these two definitions of man, it is evident that man as described in the adaptation theory portrays the different dimensions of a man whereas man in the self-care theory is depicted in general. (bartleby.com)
  • Assessment
  • Reproduced with permission from Als, H. Toward a synactive theory of development: Promise for the assessment of infant individuality. (wikipedia.org)
  • foundational
  • This perennial concern is especially prominent in modern political liberalism, wherein health has been understood as the foundational good necessary for public life. (wikipedia.org)
  • contribution
  • They help to define the different particular contribution of nursing with the care of clients. (wikipedia.org)
  • T his publication of the collected papers of Dorothea E. Orem is a significant and valuable contribution to the nursing literature. (questia.com)
  • Mental health nurses make a vital contribution to supporting service users' recovery, working alongside people to help them manage their distress and work towards individualised goals. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • ethics
  • The rigorous academic coursework in the nursing program then lays the foundation for a progressive mastery of the knowledge, skills, values, ethics, and abilities required of a professional nurse. (trinitydc.edu)
  • Code of ethics for nurses. (hud.ac.uk)
  • The philosophy of healthcare is the study of the ethics, processes, and people which constitute the maintenance of health for human beings. (wikipedia.org)
  • To consolidate such a large segment of moral philosophy, it becomes important to focus on what separates healthcare ethics from other forms of morality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nursing ethics is a branch of applied ethics that concerns itself with activities in the field of nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The nature of nursing means that nursing ethics tends to examine the ethics of caring rather than 'curing' by exploring the everyday interaction between the nurse and the person in care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early work to define ethics in nursing focused more on the virtues that would make a good nurse, which historically included loyalty to the physician, rather than the focus being on nurse's conduct in relation to the person in the nurse's care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although much of nursing ethics can appear similar to medical ethics, there are some factors that differentiate it. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breier-Mackie suggests that nurses' focus on care and nurture, rather than cure of illness, results in a distinctive ethics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, nursing ethics emphasizes the ethics of everyday practice rather than moral dilemmas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite the move toward more deontological themes by some, there continues to be an interest in virtue ethics in nursing ethics and some support for an ethic of care. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1965
  • In the United States, the national social insurance program Medicare, was established by the U.S. federal government in 1965, which guaranteed access to health insurance for Americans aged 65 and older. (wikipedia.org)
  • researchers
  • The Synactive Theory of Development continues to be instrumental in guiding clinicians (e.g., neonatologist, nurses, psychologists, developmental specialists, physical/occupational therapists, etc.) and researchers in their understanding of the often very small steps in development that prematurely born and other high risk newborns attempt to accomplish (which are major steps for their immature or injured brain). (wikipedia.org)