Professional identity

Read the ABC News article titled: “‘Just a nurse’: Queensland woman writes open letter to woman at corner store” (Just a Nurse, 2016). 2. Consider the question: “Does Caitlin Brassington demonstrate a professional identity?” Provide your answer, including a thesis statement (theme) and supporting arguments. 3. Discuss the notion of professional identity and aspects of […]

Quality Factors

Patient centered care is defined as “…Providing care that is respectful of, and responsive to, individual patient preferences, needs and values, and ensuring that patient values guide all clinical decisions” (Institute of Medicine, 2001, 3). There are a number of factors that influence delivery of patient centred care, broadly falling under the umbrellas of management […]

Professional Goal Statement to be Achieved by Studying a Degree in Acute Care Nurse Practitioning

Being A critical care nurse practitioner, I will be a medical specialist who deals with treatment of patients with short-lived but severe episodes of illness, damage as a result of injuries, heart problems like heart attack and respiratory difficulties. Acute care mainly consists of emergency medical interventions carried out in health centres. As an acute […]

Diabetes Mellitus

Introduction Diabetes mellitus is a global problem facing various populations. As such, many victims tend to appreciate the underlying treatment prescribed by doctors to reduce its effects. There exist two categories of diabetes that includes types 1 and type 2 covered in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pts8rkkJqZE film. The movie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRLZwXL6w1c shows that type 1 diabetes is insulin-related and […]

Personalized Health Care

Public health advocacy campaigns play a vital role in creating public awareness on a particular health issue of interest. The idea behind public health campaigns is to sensitize persons on the need to adopt specific cautionary measures to enable them manage the transmission and or infectivity of a health condition. It is important to point […]

Describe the Measures that are Designed to Protect

Question 13.8a Describe the measures that are designed to protect their security at work and the safety of those they support. According to my understanding, the security of the workplace and those other whom I support at hospital premises is very crucial. Firstly, it is important to for the buildings to have the necessary security […]

Obesity in Guam

The rates of diabetes as well continual illnesses like type 2 obesity, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, cancer, and stroke continue to grow in America as well as other westernized nations. Same pattern are seen in Guam, a territory of America in the pacific. In 2004, 41% of adults in Guam were having usual weight, although the […]

Nursing Practice That Necessitates a Change

Introduction Nursing Practice Identification Nursing acts as the most important aspect in our society. It helps in maintaining and improving healthcare. Nursing remains to be one of the most trusted healthcare profession. A nurse is one of healthcare professional who engages in the practices associated with nursing. Nurses are responsible for maintaining healthcare, safety as […]

Institute of Medicine report on Nursing

As our communities’ healthcare requirements turn multidimensional in the world today, nursing occupation should transform and take on greater duties to meet health care needs. According to the Institute of Medicine report, “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, and Advancing Health” which was conscripted through the Institute of Medicine (IOM), in the year 2010, recommends […]

Agreed Ways of Working in Relation to Healthcare Tasks

NURSING Legislation and laws are made to ensure that everyone is comfortable in the society and that they know the behaviors that are acceptable and those that are not. Laws are there to cover all aspects of our lives whereby they ensure that there is the protection of the health and the safety of all […]