family nursing

fam·i·ly nurs·ing

(fam'i-lē nŭrs'ing)
A nursing specialty concerned with understanding people's experiences of health and illness within the context of their family. (The term family is defined by the patient.) Nurses collaborate with families to create situations that reduce and alleviate emotional, physical, and spiritual suffering from illness.
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Contract notice: Health Visiting, Family Nursing Partnership and School Nursing Services Lot 2 School Nursing Services.
5), "a decontextualised nursing tool; rather it is a flexible interview guide that is embedded in family nursing practice".
This edition has a strong emphasis on evidence-based practice, integration of five family nursing theories throughout, family case studies that demonstrate the practice of family nursing, and content that addresses family nursing in both the US and Canada.
Is learning with the Family Nursing Game considered useful by nurses to incorporate new concepts about the family?
This matter was dealt with in depth during the 11th International Congress on Family Nursing held in June 2013 in Minneapolis (USA), congregating 433 participants from 27 countries.
and Bolick (women, children, and family nursing, Rush U.
Jane Coad, newly appointed Professor in Children and Family Nursing at Coventry University, says engaging more with children over their health needs not only benefits them, but the family and the health authorities as a whole.
Her accolades include NONPF's Outstanding Nurse Practitioner Educator Award, the Pew Charitable Trust's Excellence in Primary Care Education Program Award, Book of the Year awards from Pediatric Nursing and American Journal of Nursing, the International Family Nursing Society's Distinguished Contribution to Family Nursing Research Award, the Distinguished Alumnus Award from DUSON in 1991, and the Triangle Business Journal's Health Care Heroes Award.
integrate theory, practice, and research in their discussion of family nursing care through the family life cycle and across a variety of clinical specialties.
Research commissioned by the Assembly Government asked schoolchildren what they would like to see in the new family nursing service.
Children were asked, ahead of the consultation's formal launch, what they would like to see in the new family nursing service.
She is also the Coordinator of Graduate Education at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing (FSMFN) and is in clinical practice as a sexual assault examiner in Nashville, Tenn.

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