A Whole New World: Nurse-Driven Protocols in Critical Care
- Restorative nursing program--A `recipe' for program success. Bonn, Karen L. // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Apr97, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p64
Focuses on the restorative nursing program in United States. Requirement of a successful nursing program; Implementation of the program; Persons whom active participants receive their care; Components of restorative care plan and maintenance participants; Residents awaiting active participants...
- Free nursing for Scottish elderly. // GP: General Practitioner;2/18/2002, p7
Reports the program of the health department on free care for the elderly in Scotland. Exclusion of the hotel costs; Extension of care payments; Benefits of the patients.
- Nursing-care plan. Kirk, Don Lewis // Business Insurance;10/11/93, Vol. 27 Issue 42, p23
Reports on the passage of Germany's nursing care bill in the German Bundestag, the lower house of Parliament. Cuts on employee holiday pay to finance health insurance for long term care; Compensation to companies for their additional premium contribution to Germany's sickness funds.
- Care Planning: A Guide for Nurses. Dorrett, Jess // Primary Health Care;Sep2011, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p12
The article reviews the book "Care Planning: A Guide for Nurses," by David Barrett, Benita Wilson and Andrea Woolands.
- Health professionals keep making the same mistakes. Tingle, John // British Journal of Nursing;4/11/2002, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p414
Reports the documentation error of the nursing care plans implemented in the Health Service Ombudsman. Assessment of cancer diseases; Management of patient's condition; Treatment of chest infection.
- Adherence by Critical Care Nurses to an Insulin Nomogram. Wilson, Gail; Chant, Clarence; Friedrich, Jan // Dynamics;Summer2006, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p45
The article presents the abstract of a study on the adherence rates of nurses to the nomogram one year subsequent to the education and implementation phase of the protocol, to be presented at the Dynamics of Critical Care conference scheduled in St. John's, Newfoundland on September 24-26, 2006.
- Ministers urged to let councils buy elderly care from NHS. // Public Finance;09/06/96, p2
Looks at the plan of social services to buy nursing care from National Health Service (NHS) to end bed-blocking problem in England. How the changes will affect NHS; Information on bed-blocking; Conflict between council and trust over discharges and continuing healthcare.
- PERSONAL VIEW. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/5/89, Vol. 299 Issue 6695, p401
Comments on the lack of nursing care for hospital patients in England. Attitude of the house officer towards the patients; Negligence of the house officer in providing comfort to patients; Impact of accountability on medical staff attitude and patient management.
- RN AT HOME: The challenge of caring for a patient at home. Rushing, Patricia // RN;Jan87, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p61
Provides guidelines for caring a patient at home. Importance for nurses to adapt to the patient's routine; Benefits of a care plan that fits a patient's particular needs; Ways on how nurses should adjust their teaching techniques to the patient's level of comprehension. INSET: Rx: HOME CARE.