• The Clinical Nurse Specialist
    became definitively established in the USA in the 1970’s through advances in educational preparation and clinical practice roles for both the CNS and NP (Harmic et al.). The present-day CNS role is also established in Australia, Taiwan, China, Japan, New Zealand and the United Kingdom (Chen, 2009; Hamric...
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  • Nursing Expertise
    of developing new roles for the health care professionals, Nursing as a key component of the primary health care is nonetheless involved. (Hinchliff et al 2003 p15, 19) In recent years, new and innovative nursing roles have been introduced across a range of specialism. Such roles have been developed...
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  • Hyoertension
    the management of hypertension present challenges to the health-care community. The purpose of this paper is to examine the various roles of the clinical nurse specialist (CNS) in the primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of hypertension in the low-income adult population. Additionally, this paper...
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  • cn's and np's
    Are there any differences between CNS’s and  NP’s with respect to inter-professional collaboration with MD? Nurse practitioners are registered nurses who have an advanced education (Master’s Degree at minimum) and the ability to provide a wide range of health services, similar to those of physicians...
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  • Nurse Informatics Specialist
    increases the ability of physicians, nurses, clinical technicians, and others to readily access and use the right information about their patients to Improve care. Studies have shown that better technologies leads to better care. Nursing Information Specialist is a nurse who integrates nursing science, computer...
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  • Journal of Advanced Nursing
    JAN ORIGINAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF ADVANCED NURSING The role of advanced practice nurses in knowledge brokering as a means of promoting evidence-based practice among clinical nurses Kate Gerrish, Ann McDonnell, Mike Nolan, Louise Guillaume, Marilyn Kirshbaum & Angela Tod Accepted for publication...
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  • Profesional Development
    health concerns that face the United States (IOM, 2011, p. ix). The IOM believes that nurses are uniquely positioned to address many of the complexes healthcare issues. IOM states “We believe nurses have key roles to play as team members and leaders for a reformed and better-integrated, patient-centered...
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  • Palliative Care
    Within this assignment the writer aims to identify and explore in depth the role development of the specialist palliative care nurses in the community setting, and in particular how their role has evolved over the last 5 years. The writer aims for the first part of the assignment to provide the reader...
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  • Specialist Nurses in Gastroenterology
    Specialist nurses in gastroenterology Christine Norton PhD RGN Michael A Kamm MD FRCP J R Soc Med 2002;95:331–335 A new species is emerging as a powerful force in the healthcare environment. This phenomenon is particularly evident in gastroenterology, although the same changes are occurring in...
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  • Healthcare Technology: a Summary Report
    Technology Interview-A Summary Report Linda McKenna Benedictine University Healthcare Technology Interview-A Summary Report In 1992, the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) Congress of Nursing Practice supported the recommendation of the Council on Computer Applications in Nursing to officially recognize...
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  • Diabetes
    The purpose of this essay is to discuss the role of the specialist diabetic nurse as a health educator. For the purpose of this paper the author will focus on the aspect of nutrition. This essay will outline the reasons and causes why diabetes is on the increase worldwide with high levels of morbidity...
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  • Advanced Nurse Practitioner Role Development
    A G E M E N T A N D P O L I C Y Advanced practice nursing roles: development, implementation and evaluation Denise Bryant-Lukosius PhD RN CON(C) Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, McMaster University; Clinical Nurse Specialist, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario; and Canadian Health...
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  • critique
    International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health ISSN 1660-4601 www.mdpi.com/journal/ijerph Review Specialist Community Nurses: A Critical Analysis of Their Role in the Management of Long-Term Conditions Gretl A. McHugh *, Maria Horne, Karen I. Chalmers and Karen A. Luker School...
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  • nursery
    Family Nurse Practitioner, and MSN-Nurse Educator. In ITT-Technical Institution you can get a bachelor’s degree at RN-BSN Program or the 9-Quarter Associate of Applied Science Degree Program. The objective of the Nursing program is to help graduates prepare to become licensed Registered Nurses (RNs) after...
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  • Nurse Practioner
    The Board of Registered Nursing defines the nurse practitioners as “registered nurses who are prepared by advanced education to provide primary care including medical procedures that may be required for a specialty area “(BRN, 2012). Additionally, nurse practitioners must ”possess additional preparation...
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  • Air Ride Suspension
    of services − Cancer Networks − MDTs Raising Awareness Clinical management − Diagnosis − Treatment − Supportive & Palliative Care − Clinical Nurse Specialists Underpinning programmes − Communication, information and support − Research & clinical trials − Audit & patient surveys Conclusion Summary of...
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  • Alzheimers
    is often referred to as the multi-professional team approach to dementia. To get the best care possible it is important to understand the different roles that each of these people play. General Practitioner If you are concerned that you or someone you care for may be showing early signs of Alzheimer’s...
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  • A Critical Analysis of Advanced Professional Practice Roles in Changing Health Services
    A Critical Analysis of Advanced Professional Practice Roles In Changing Health Services There has been a growing concern that health sector needs a huge attention today, not only from government, citizen, but also from many discipline of health care practices. In the recent year, in the...
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  • chaper
    preacher, and women’s rights advocate, was a nurse for over 4 years during the Civil War and worked as a nurse and counselor for the Freedmen’s Relief Association after the war. Figure 1.4 Dorothea Dix (1802–1887) was the Union’s Superintendent of Female Nurses during the Civil War. Figure 1.5 A, Section...
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  • Adavance Practice Nurse
    Advanced Practice Nurses as Primary Care Providers Advanced Practice Nurses are Registered Nurses who hold a masters or doctoral degree with a specialization from area of advanced nursing and they have supervised practice during graduate education, and have ongoing clinical experiences. Therefore...
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