Quality Nursing Education is the foundation of quality nursing care. Volovecky December 26, 2014 Alabama Nursing Practice Act, 1993 Itt-tech Nursing Role The Alabama Board of Nursing is the Standards of Nursing Practice The Nursing Practice Act is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families and communities so they may attain, maintain or recover optimal health and quality. This is way different view than when I started my first nursing career. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 47 4 , 161. If you have that overview, you can think about the purpose of each unique task or patient-care situation that you are responsible for so that you can call up a theory that will help you manage that particular purpose.
Scope of practice for nurse practitioners. Snow, British scientist and author Throughout my career, I moved back and forth between the practice world and the academic world. To find out what is important to you at this time, follow these suggestions. Advanced practice nursing is becoming more prevalent globally, and there are many opportunities because of the need for professional nursing care at an advanced level of practice Kleinpell et al. I am currently 25 years old, and have previously completed my Bachelor of Biological Sciences in the year 2008.
Have respect for others no matter who they are. By using person, environment, health, and nursing as a guideline to achieve the ultimate goals. They need to be patient, kind, and respectful of others. For example, Kenney 2013 outlined multiple processes one could use when considering which theory to choose. The end result will be to the benefit of the patient and their family for optimal health and well being.
Some pull from technical backgrounds and aim to be proficient in every skill that may impact a patient. Error, Hospital, Learning 1994 Words 6 Pages Professional Nursing Reflection M. This entails giving attention to both the physical and emotional healing processes of a patient. Establishing this relationship is important to gain the trust of the patient as well as a rapid diagnosis in what will become a. Directions In this Assignment, you will develop the first draft of your personal philosophy of advanced practice nursing.
A belief related to the nursing metaparadigm is that Nurses are skilled in physical assessment and a value could be that Nurses should care about patients. What are important values to uphold and what mistakes or weaknesses should be avoided or limited?. Others offer caring hearts and open ears so that the patient will not. Nursing is a calling from a higher power. Nursing is an art and a science that foster achieving that equilibrium to maintain health and sustain life. Writing your personal philosophy of nursing is all about critical reflection. You will find it life is much better if you give someone a smile and kind words rather than mean looks and anger.
I used online and literature documentations and I began the paper by defining nursing according to International Council of Nursing. First I… 949 Words 4 Pages My Personal Philosophy of Nursing My inspiration to pursue a career in Nursing began at a young age, after reading the biography of Florence Nightingale. Course materials, except textbook, may be used and must be supplemented by current literature from peer-reviewed nursing journals no older than 5 years. With each situation, you will learn and your methodology will change slightly. I have chosen Gibbs model of reflection 1988 to guide my reflective process. Learning is a lifelong journey that we embark on the moment we take our first breath. I have always known I wanted to be a nurse.
In any case, all nurses are expected to offer a warm and welcoming environment to all categories of patients. First, I want to remind you of a free resource I have waiting for you that will help you understand the underlying terminology of professional nursing practice. Five Quick Steps for Choosing a Theory for Nursing Practice Choosing a theory that will guide your professional nursing practice is a systematic process. This allows members of society access to quality, competent healthcare. If you go back to the nourishing aspect of being a nurse, practicing at the advanced level in leadership means that you are now caring for nurses directly and clients indirectly. It was My drive to give, teach and provide quality care.
The grand nursing theories are the most complex and abstract in their nature. The steps are an amalgamation of ideas from Denehy 2001 , Hernandez 2009 , Masters 2015 , and Thompson 2014, 2016. How have these findings changed your nursing practice? She used it to her advantage in her tireless work with policy change in regard to human rights. Some patients prefer more holistic methods of managing health, while others are willing to incorporate medications into daily routines. To learn more about Dr. Then by taking that insight and applying it to the patient interaction process of motivational interviewing, diagnostic reasoning, critical thinking, decision-making, educating, and executing a treatment plan.
So, I would submit that the resistance to theory-guided practice could be because these nurses never found a theory that resonated with them. A philosophy of nursing is usually created by an individual nurses for use in their daily practice. Who do you believe a nurse truly is, if such a wide-ranging profession can be described in only one word? Nurse theorists have identified gaps in how the work of nursing has been articulated. Research, education, and practice should be guided by theories or frameworks. Not all regimens work equally well for all patients.