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10 Pages
Term Paper

Nursing

Patient Advocacy Efforts in Healthcare

Words: 3091
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Analysis of Quality Improvement in Healthcare-Patient AdvocacyProblem Area and Current ProcessThe quality improvement project I am planning to implement will focus on patient advocacy. According to Nsiah et al.…

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6 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Nursing Patient Advocacy Even Though

Words: 2149
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Successful completion of a competency-based insulin pen administration checklist along with successful demonstration of a mock insulin injection would be required before a nurse could administer insulin to a…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Taking a Stand on Patient Advocacy

Words: 1307
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Stand/Being a Patient Advocate Description of the role as a moral agent or advocate for quality and patient safety The present times are challenging for healthcare workers. Exceptional healthcare…

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2 Pages
Essay

Nursing

reasons for patient non compliance with their medications

Words: 646
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Patient non-compliance with medication is a problem that can have adverse effects on patient outcomes. Non-compliance with medication can occur in the in-patient or out-patient setting. Leigh (2010) estimates…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Advocacy in Nursing

Words: 1483
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nurse as Patient Advocate Persons who choose nursing as a profession do so because they have a deep sense that they want to help others. Most do not do…

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2 Pages
Creative Writing

Health - Nursing

Advocacy Nursing

Words: 647
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

Nurse Advocacy After sixteen years of working as a nurse, I realized more fully the impact my profession and the people in it have on public health, public safety,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Advocacy Proposal How Advocacy Affects

Words: 1258
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Lewis, Cheek & Hendricks (2001) support developmental advocacy as a framework from which counselors can promote the health and well-being of patients in a dynamic forum. Kiselica & obinson…

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2 Pages
Essay

Government

Advocacy Veterans of the United

Words: 551
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Most advocacy groups can help the families of veterans also understand their legal entitlements to support services. Congressional representatives can occasionally come to the aid of their constituents who…

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8 Pages
Dissertation or Thesis complete

Healthcare

Nurse Patient Ratios

Words: 2236
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Dissertation or Thesis complete

Nurse Patient atios and Quality of Care This study reviews the broad level of issues that surround the nurse/patient ratio: a critical shortage of trained and experienced nurses; increased…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Nurses as Patient Advocates Most

Words: 1003
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"[4] (Bernall, 1992, p. 19) Though historically this role could have strained the nurses professional relationships with other health care professionals, and especially doctors the modern medical industry has…

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2 Pages
Essay

Nursing

nurse advocacy and patient autonomy

Words: 747
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

.....nurse assigned to care for this patient, I would strongly advocate on behalf of the patient's autonomy. The clash between patient autonomy and the healthcare system and its representatives…

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8 Pages
Thesis

Healthcare

Role of Advocacy and Professional

Words: 2286
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Thesis

133). This informal power is quite significant when it comes to patient decisions and as such doctors need to appreciate and understand this power nurses wield. Due to the…

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2 Pages

Healthcare

Patient - Centered Nursing Techniques

Words: 546
Length: 2 Pages
Type:

Inter and Intraprofessional Communication Patient-centered practice is designed to address issues that usually appear as a consequence of nurses having a limited understanding of their role and as a…

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4 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Care Issler Is a Patient Who Recently

Words: 1314
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Care: Issler is a patient who recently moved with his daughter-in-law who is no longer married to his son. As part of her interest in helping to take care…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Dealing With Difficult Patients Translation of Evidence and Best Practice

Words: 3786
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Difficult Patients Mitigating isks from Dementia Providing adequate care for an individual suffering from dementia presents many difficulties for nurses. Patients with dementia often have debilitating conditions such as…

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3 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Nurse-Patient Ratios This Is a Legislator Information

Words: 987
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Nurse-Patient Ratios. This is a legislator information sheet on nurse-patient ratios (as adapted from Aikan et al. 2010) for a busy legislator who will only have time to read…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Role of Nurse as Patient

Words: 960
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

(Hummelvoll, 1996, p. 13) The professional relationship that the client has with the nurse is often one of the most fundamental of all the relationships the client has in…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Healthcare for Mentally Impaired Patients Probing What

Words: 3532
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Healthcare for Mentally Impaired Patients Probing what information is available about the current status of placement or accommodation and level of personal healthcare available to mentally impaired and emotionally…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Rights of Patients Patients' Rights

Words: 944
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

" (South Australia, p. 8) This demonstrates the balance which is necessary in protecting the rights of the patient and simultaneously ensuring that physicians have the freedom necessary to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Nursing Respect for Patient's Common

Words: 1136
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

The modern nurse must then be willing to move beyond a simple catch-all of medical jargon and bureaucracy and become someone who is both supportive and critical of the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Not Specified

Medical Assessment Initial Patient Analysis Chief Complaint

Words: 608
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Medical Assessment Initial Patient Analysis Chief Complaint Discomfort in lower back. HPI Patient is a 78-year-old woman presented as disheveled, with bug bites throughout her body, and exuding a…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Health

Healthcare Management for Eldercare Advocacy Organization

Words: 2580
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Planned change in the eldercare advocacy organization In the coming years, many countries will experience a dramatic shift in healthcare infrastructure due to an expanding elderly population size. However,…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Health

Healthcare Advocacy Team & Technology

Words: 2602
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The healthcare industry has widely adopted IT solutions in the development and maintenance of information systems for this sector. These information system applications will go a long way in…

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3 Pages
Essay

Juvenile Delinquency and Crime

At Risk Youth Advocacy

Words: 969
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Foster Care and Adoptions The Bronfenbrenner ecological model proposes that "individual human development occurs within interconnected and embedded ecological systems." (McWhirter, et al., Chapter 1). These are the macrosystem…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Nursing Patient-Centric Communication There Are

Words: 1515
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ibliography Mendes, IA, Trevizan, MA, Noqueira, MS, Mayashida, M. (2000) Humanistic Approach to Nursing Communication: The Case of hospitalized Adolescent Female. Rev ras Enferm (2000) Jan-Mar, 53(1):7-13. Williams, Carol…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Stroke Advocacy for Women Strokes

Words: 675
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The general exception to that rule is that women are likely to see gynecologists/obstetricians. The fact that certain strains of HPV may be linked to stroke makes this connection…

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14 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Reducing Readmission for Diabetes Patients

Words: 2695
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Essay

Quality Improvement Project Diabetes -- Chronic Condition Background Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes isk factors for type 1 diabetes isk factors for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes isk…

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3 Pages
Essay

Health

Policy of Choice Patient Safety

Words: 1298
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Policy of choice: Patient Safety The provision of healthcare services is a complex responsibility that the professionals in healthcare risk management must never take lightly. Hospital regulations and accreditation…

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5 Pages
Research Proposal

Nursing

The Impact of Rounding and Whiteboard Usage in Postpartum Patients

Words: 416
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

unninghead: UNNING AND WHITEBAOD USAGEOUNDING AND WHITEBOAD USAGEounding and Whiteboard Usage in Postpartum WomenFull Name and Credentials?Name of Degree: Doctorate of Nursing PracticeAcademic University?September 20172017Authors Full NameALL IGHTS ESEVEDAbstractThis…

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6 Pages
Essay

Business - Ethics

Employee's Rights to Health and Safety in

Words: 1870
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Employee's Rights to Health and Safety in the Workplace The objective of this study is to analyze the rights of employees to health and safety in the workplace in…

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9 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Hydration Campaign

Words: 2442
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Hydration Advocacy Campaign Health Advocacy Campaign Part 1 Developing a Health Advocacy Campaign Health advocacy programs are mostly tailored to specific groups of people that are in need of…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Nursing Concept Theoretical Background One of the

Words: 3582
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Nursing Concept Theoretical Background One of the complexities of 21st century medicine is the evolution of nursing care theories in combination with a changing need and expectation of the…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Policies and Evaluation

Words: 1324
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Policy Process: Evaluation, Analysis and evision The National Nursing Shortage eform and Patient Advocacy Act was designed to address the public health workforce shortage that is seen, especially where…

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2 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Nursing Is There a Limit to One's

Words: 741
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Nursing Is there a limit to one's professional obligation to the patient? Is that the same as advocacy? Advocacy can be construed as a professional obligation to the patient,…

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20 Pages
Literature Review

Healthcare

United States Has the Most

Words: 6833
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Literature Review

al., 2010). Nursing and the E The Emergency oom is often one of the most visible parts of healthcare for political debate. It is also one of the most…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Client Autonomy in Community Health and Nurse Safety in Community Practice

Words: 1788
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Client Autonomy in Community Health & Nurse Safety in Community Practice Nurses involved in community nursing often face ethical and practical dilemmas, particularly with regard to the issue of…

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2 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Becoming a Nurse

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Nurse The nursing career differs from the medical field in that nursing is solely focused on the care and advocacy of the patient. Nurses are the intermediaries between doctor-patient…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Health - Nursing

Nursing Organizations One of the

Words: 1129
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists - The NACNS was founded in 1995, specifically to enhance and promote the unique and high-value contributions that clinical nurses make to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Ethics to Practice Analysis of 'End of

Words: 2858
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Ethics to Practice: Analysis of 'end of life' decision making The foregoing discussion is an incursion into nursing ethics. Implication(s) to 'omission' of information as a customary practice within…

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5 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Impact Evaluation and Accountability

Words: 1523
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Health Care -- Impact Evaluation and Accountability Accountability to stakeholders should be an integral aspect of any health-related government program. This is achieved by systematic and objective assessment of…

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6 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Nurses During Emergency During the Tackling of

Words: 2039
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Nurses during Emergency During the tackling of disasters, teams from varied fields, experiences expertise and education come together; these group present broad spectrums of capabilities and qualification; essential for…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Boston Children's Hospital This Goal of This

Words: 959
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Boston Children's Hospital This goal of this case is to demonstrate the importance of a community health nursing, or public health nursing strategy. The concepts addressed in the case…

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2 Pages
Creative Writing

Health - Nursing

Speaking Truth to Power Nurses as Advocates

Words: 671
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

Speaking Truth Concept Discuss the concept of speaking truth to power. Are you better prepared to advocate for patients, nurses and nursing after taking this class? During a time…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Engineering

Legal Environment in Healthcare and Administrative Responsibility

Words: 1118
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Healthcare -- Administration and Legal Many vectors -- science, research funding, social acceptance or rejection -- influence how and whether medical technology is eventually adopted into medical praxis (Hogle,…

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20 Pages
Research Paper

Health - Nursing

Environmental Theory and Emancipatory Knowledge

Words: 5800
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Nightingale met a friend Richard Monckton Miles in 1842. Then in 1844, Nightingale asked Dr. Howe if she could do a charitable job in a hospital like the catholic…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Health - Nursing

Nursing Is a Rewarding but

Words: 2016
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

he Neuman Model is appropriate for senior care. Studies necessary with other models. Penrod, et.al.; Reframing Person Centered Care for Persons with Dementia Research and heory for Nursing Practice…

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13 Pages
Research Paper

Nursing

obesity and nursing rates of care community

Words: 3859
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Research Paper

OBESITY 1 OBESITY 15 Obesity Name Date Introduction Obesity is a global epidemic affecting almost all population cohorts. Rates of obesity are rising worldwide. According to the World Health…

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12 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Healthcare the Impacts of Case

Words: 4123
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Research Paper

"Studies of the relationship between managed care penetration in the health care market and expenditures for Medicare fee-for-service enrollees have demonstrated the existence of these types of spill over…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Health System Management and the Use of New Grad Program for Reducing Turnover

Words: 2457
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Reducing Turnover in New Graduate Residence Program Introduction- The process of recruiting and training, particularly in high-impact fields like healthcare, has become increasingly complex and expensive. Turnover is the…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Healthcare as an Institution Is of Course

Words: 1070
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

healthcare as an institution is, of course, the need to care for the sick and the injured. However, in the contemporary model of healthcare, effective communication during a crisis…

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8 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Nursing Policy Issue Analysis The

Words: 2765
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

" (Allen 2008) This means that nursing educators are also a key stakeholder. Other stakeholders include healthcare facility administrators, corporate trustees and public office holders, who will often have…

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4 Pages
Creative Writing

Healthcare

Lobbyists of Nurses in the Federal and State Capital

Words: 1603
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

legislators on health care issues and nursing, specifically? To make healthcare inexpensive through tackling the fast increasing cost of healthcare Patients ought to have a better access to information…

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5 Pages
Article Critique

Health

Quantitative and Qualitative Research Critique Part 3

Words: 1579
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Article Critique

Critique of esearch Part Quantitative article Critique esultso Data analysisOf the fifty- seven patients undergoing hemodialysis through the use of central venous catheter (CVC), three- quarters were men aged…

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2 Pages

Healthcare

Administrative and Legal Professional Positions for RNS

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type:

roles available to nurse administrators. Include at least one nurse administrator role in a health care agency. Complete each cell of this grid with concise descriptions. Bulleted words and…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Stakeholder Identification and Communication

Words: 824
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Stakeholder Analysis Identification of Stakeholders Stakeholder Communication Identification of Stakeholders Stakeholders are defined as those groups of people or individuals who have the potential to exert influence on an…

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18 Pages
Capstone Project

Health - Nursing

Analyzing Healthcare Cultural Assessment

Words: 5773
Length: 18 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

cultural diversity issues and its impact on nursing professionals' practice. It assesses a client hailing from a different culture, and employs information derived from the assessment determining and reflecting…

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4 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Health Care Communication Background- Within the Modern

Words: 1223
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Health Care Communication Background- Within the modern nursing paradigm, there must be a clear link between a health outcome and the process that helps ensure those outcomes. Typically, outcomes…

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2 Pages
Research Proposal

Health - Nursing

Hellerstein J 1998 The Importance

Words: 572
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

he study was unable to determine -- did not really attempt to determine, it must be said -- what caused physicians to tend to write down trade names for…

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8 Pages
Professional Writing

Business - Management

Continuous Quality Improvement at Memorial Hospital in Texas

Words: 2125
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Professional Writing

The caregiver role includes those activities that assist the client physically, mentally, and emotionally, while still preserving the client's dignity. In order for a nurse to be an effective…

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50 Pages
Thesis

Healthcare

Health Maintenance Organization Impact on

Words: 13949
Length: 50 Pages
Type: Thesis

" (AAF, nd) The Health Maintenance Organization further should "…negotiate with both public and private payers for adequate reimbursement or direct payment to cover the expenses of interpreter services…

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