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VII. Conceptual Approaches to Care

VII. Conceptual Approaches to Care

INTRODUCTION             The term ‘nursing model’ was probably introduced to you in your basic education, and used for assignment work. Nursing models are supposed to be used in practice but in reality they are generally not used well, and appear to serve more as checklists for care plans rather than […]

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Imogene King

Imogene King

Goal Attainment Theory (1971,1981,1986,1987,1989) Person/Client: Three interacting systems; individuals (personal system), groups (interpersonal system), and society (social system); the personal system is a unified, complex, whole self who perceives, thinks, desires, imagines, decides, identifies goals, and selects means to achieve them. Environment: Adjustments to life and health are influenced by an individual;s interactions with environment. […]

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Nurses blamed for hospice cutback

Nurses blamed for hospice cutback

Stubborn nurses who refuse to follow orders are being blamed for the temporary closure of Hastings’ Cranford Hospice in-patient service. A special audit shows there are not enough highly skilled staff, and nurses are driving doctors away. Patient safety would be at risk if a “culture of blame and mistrust” was not resolved. Staff now […]

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Nurses blame Holby City for unrealistic expectations

Nurses blame Holby City for unrealistic expectations

Television hospital dramas like Holby City are leading patients’ families to expect medical “miracles” with injury lawyers exploiting their unrealistic hopes, a nursing conference has heard. Medical dramas fuelling a culture of litigiousness at the Royal College of Nursing’s (RCN) annual conference in Bournemouth. Nurses also warned that a fear of being sued could lead […]

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Cardiff leaflet ‘nurse’ is Lib Dem staff

Cardiff leaflet ‘nurse’ is Lib Dem staff

The Liberal Democrats have been attacked for using a party employee to pose as a nurse on an election leaflet. The leaflet, promoting Cardiff North candidate John Dixon, shows him talking to a woman in nurse’s uniform. But the identity of the ‘nurse’ has been revealed as a researcher for the Liberal Democrat AM Mick […]

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Welcome to NursingBuddy.com

Welcome to NursingBuddy.com

Greetings everyone, I made this website intended for all nurses and nursing students for their online nursing reference.  In behalf of all staff here in Nurse Buddy we will do our best to make  this website very informative and one hundred percent accurate. If you want to have your article about nursing posted here feel […]

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