When risk managers need to address compliance issues, what qualities or experience do you think people involved should have to make it a well-rounded team that can effectively address the many different aspects and business areas of health care?
A 62yearold man isadmitted for treatmentof congestive heart failure(CHF).The physician orders an IV of 125 cc of normalsaline per hour andcentral venous pressure (CVP) readings every four hours. Sixteen hoursafter admission, the patient’s CVP reading is 3 cm of H2O. which of thefollowing evaluations of the patient’s fluid status, if made by the nurse,would be MOST accurate?
The nurse performs teaching with themother of a young child who hasrecently been diagnosed as having epilepsy. Which of the followingstatements, if made by the mother, would indicate to the nurse that further teaching is necessary?
Evaluate the application of models of practice to the advanced nurse roles. What is the difference between a model and a theory? A model demonstrates the researcher”s interpretation of how concepts are related to one another and is developed based on qualitative research. A theory is a hypothesis tested and measured to explain, predict, describe, and prescribe relationships between concepts and is developed through quantitative research. In short, the difference between a model and a theory is the amount of proof that exists in demonstrating the outcomes they predict. What do models and theories have in common? Both models and […]
A 15 years old boy is seen in a clinic for treatment of Attention DeficitDisorder (ADD). Medication has been prescribed for the child along withfamily counseling. The nurse teaches the parents about the medication anddiscusses parenting strategies and the parents, would indicate that further teaching is necessary?
Public health practice was initially concerned with infectious and environmentally related diseases, but in recent years has evolved to focus more on injury prevention, substance abuse, violence, tobacco-related, and other chronic diseases. Present at least one pivotal legal and historical occurrence that resulted in this shift of public health effort. Justify your rationale with supportive evidence.
Review the Ten Great Public Health Achievements (Exhibit 2.3) of your textbook. Select one of the 10 achievements. What is the importance of your chosen achievement to society? In your own words, defend its right to be considered a “Great Public Health Achievement.” Select three other peers’ postings and debate their analysis. Keep in mind all postings should be substantive and well supported with examples, details, and evidence. Brief responses are not appropriate.