context of care

context of care

Those elements of an individual's life or living situation that have psychological, social, and/or economic relevance to his or her use of professional health services. The context of a person's care may include such elements as that person's attitudes toward illness; belief systems (e.g., ethnic, racial, or religious); cognitive abilities; emotional states; family life; finances; and previous experiences with health care agencies, among others.
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According to him, in the context of care engendered by the parameters given by scientific medicine, "you are not a person, or you are only the liver, or the urinary system, you are only the eye," and so on.
Administrators are expected to quantify the value of provided services within the context of care.
This means that the approach is easily described within the context of care delivery.
The development of the bond between the project team and the family, through to the performance of the visits, was carefully assessed in the context of care experienced by families throughout the hospitalization period, so that they could understand and receive the visit as another strategy of the family support network for receiving technical and social support to take their premature child home.
The studies concerning parental studies have mainly addressed the mother as caregiver and we need to understand contemporaneous circumstances and the sociocultural context of care provided to small children.
The applicability of this knowledge in the context of care is highly relevant because: "Nursing has a commitment and obligation to include family in health care" (WRIGHT; LEAHEY, 2009, p.
understanding of physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, context of care, ethics and law.
She thought that observation of the context of care was an essential strategy for caregivers.
The accepted 'wisdom' that it is better to progress matters by agreement ignores two important considerations: first, the need for decisions in the child's timescale; and second, that the context of care proceedings means that there can be no real consent.
The princes said that the Cabinet's decision comes within the context of care and attention paid by the Saudi leadership to youth and sports sectors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its keenness on advancing Saudi sports to highest levels of excellence at continental and international competitions.
Rodriguez demonstrates how the intimate domestic context of care work, combined with the legal complexities of the women's status, renders them vulnerable to abuse by employers, and she advocates a human-rights approach to reform.
This is brought about by helping health care teams to develop their knowledge and skills and to transform the culture and context of care.

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