nursing theorist

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nursing theorist

a person who develops integrated concepts or frameworks of nursing roles, functions, objectives, and activities and their relationships to clients and the roles of other health professionals.

nursing theorist

, nurse theorist
An individual who develops theories regarding the purpose, meaning, structure, and functions of the profession and discipline of nursing. See: nursing theorist
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Jean Watson, nurse theorist best known for her Theory of Human Caring, was also a founder of the Nightingale Award.
AMERICAN PROFESSOR and nurse theorist Jean Watson will be keynote speaker at this year's Selwyn Foundation gerontology nursing conference.
Nurse theorist Jean Watson, who developed the Theory of Human Caring, reflects, "It is when we include caring and love in our work and our life that we discover and affirm that nursing .
Our keynote speaker was Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, HWNC-BC, an internationally known integrative, holistic nursing pioneer, a nurse theorist and a Florence Nightingale Scholar.
The second updated edition of Human Caring Science: A Theory of Nursing comes from a renowned nurse theorist who here discusses the balance between science and caring that lies at the heart of a nurse's profession.
I am led in this by the thoughts of nurse theorist Watson who tells us to meet our populations where they are with compassion, caring, and love.
Lastly, the desire to help other people is influenced by nurse theorist Jean Watson's philosophy and science of human caring (Watson, 1985).
Writing with undergraduate and graduate students and professional nurses in mind, Watson, a nurse theorist at the U.
Rogers was an innovative nurse theorist who inspired a new generation of theorists who are committed to carrying on her work.
Designed and conducted by the nursing department at SVMC, the study was based on The Philosophy of Caring concept of nurse theorist Jean Watson, PhD, RN.
Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, HWNC-BC, internationally recognized integrative, holistic nursing pioneer, a nurse theorist (Theory of Integral Nursing; co-author, Theory of Integrative Nurse Coaching), and Florence Nightingale Scholar.
At the Western Institute of Technology, at Taranaki (WITT), in New Plymouth, we have developed a curriculum called a "modern apprenticeship", partly based on the education philosophy of United States nurse theorist Patricia Benner.