Norma James, a 65-year-old widow who lives alone, presents at the geriatric nursing clinic at the local senior center with a wound on her ankle about the size of a quarter. The wound is sore, with yellowish drainage. The skin around the wound is red and inflamed. Ms. James says that she has had the sore about 3 weeks and that she treated it with butter for a while but that that seemed to make it worse. Ms. James says that her foot hurts when she walks on it. The nurse at the clinic smells cigarette smoke on Mrs. James […]
Describe the essence and the sources of the psychoanalytic tradition. What are its major assumptions related to the individual? In three or four sentences, describe the major views of Freud, Adler, and Jung as they are related to personality.
Is global health something that happens “over there” or near you, too? Explain. Why does globalization matter for public health? What’s the role of global capital? Can you find examples of it at work in your lives?
You are the CNO in your healthcare organization. Considering this, use the readings for the week, the South University Online Library, and the Internet to respond to the following: Provide a list of guidelines you would use to develop the quality falls program and the medication safety performance improvement project in your organization. What challenges would you face in the development of these programs? Evaluate two competencies you must have to successfully develop these programs. What will you do if a quality improvement project is needed and there is not enough money in the budget at the time or if […]
Recently the Medicaid program was expanded in the state of Maine through a voter referendum. I attached an article regarding the vote last week in Maine to expand Medicaid coverage for your review in your announcements. This is an interesting approach to utilize this ACA provision through a voters referendum rather than through state legislation. This could impact several other states who have not expanded Medicaid yet. As all of you know Florida is one of the states that has not expanded coverage. Discuss with your other classmates your thoughts on how this could impact healthcare delivery here in Florida […]