Free Essays on Nursing Theories Paper

  1. Application of Theory

    Application of Nursing Theory Nurses have to make numerous decisions on a day to day basis. Some are simple decisions and other issues are more complex and require guidance to make decisions. Nursing theory is one way for nurses to make decisions based on problems or situations they face. As Cody...

  2. Importance of Theory

     Jean Watson’s Theory of Caring Marie Fisher Chamberlain College of Nursing NR501: Theoretical Basis for Advanced Nursing Practice May 2015 Jean Watson’s Theory of Caring “A theory, as a general term, is a notion or an idea that explains experience, interprets observation, describes...

  3. Exploration into Nursing: A Personal Framework

    Exploration into Nursing: A Personal Framework The University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements of N5327 Analysis of Theories in Nursing Ronda Mintz-Binder, DNP, RN,CNE Exploration into Nursing: A Personal Framework ...

  4. Watson s Theory of Human Caring Paper

    Watson's Theory of Human Caring Paper Sandra Younge University of Phoenix NUR 403 Sharon Little-Stoetzel November 17, 2014 Watson's Theory of Human Caring Paper Jean Watson began her theory of human caring in 1979 and over the years, she has been revising her theory to provide more...

  5. nursing philosophy

    influence on nursing knowledge development because much of nursing began with a philosophical base. Philosophy is knowledge and nursing develops theories from knowledge which are based on people and their environment. McCurry et al. (2006) quotes, 'By using nursing models and theories congruent with...

  6. Management: Theory, Practice and Application

    MANAGEMENT: THEORY, PRACTICE AND APPLICATION MGT/330 Geneva C. Bailey Function of Management Paper The purpose of this paper is an attempt to explain the function of management. The function of management is to make decisions, allocate resources, and direct the activities of others...

  7. Family Values Paper

    Family Values Paper Family health nursing provides the “conceptual foundations of family nursing across the life span” (Gonzalez, 2012). Family nursing is an idea that was formed by the World Health Organization (WHO) in Europe so that the organization could offer a way to reinforce family and neighborhood...

  8. theory

    Nursing Theory Analysis Paper NSG5002 SO1 1/28/14 Theory/Dorothea Orem's Self-Care Theory The Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory According to Orem, Renpenning and Taylor (2003), the self-care deficit theory of nursing developed by Dorothea E. Orem focuses...

  9. nursing care of the hispanic patient

    Personal Philosophy of Nursing Megan McGahan Auburn University School of Nursing Abstract: This paper explores the personal nursing philosophy I plan to convey in my nursing career. I believe the nature of nursing is rooted in commitment to public service and the...

  10. Dan Garza Watson s Theory of Human Cari

     Watson’s Theory of Human Caring Dan Garza NUR/403 – Theories and Models of Nursing Practice October 27, 2014 Stephanie Merck Watson’s Theory of Human Caring Introduction Watson’s Theory of Human Caring is valuable to the nursing profession. Alligood (2010) stated “Watson...

  11. Nursing Philosophy

    PERSONAL PHILOSOPHY OF NURSING 1 Personal Philosophy of Nursing Sermin Hekmaty Nu 204 Prof. Cardaci January 13, 2011 PERSONAL PHILOSOPHY OF NURSING If you asked me at age five what I wanted to be when I grow up, I probably would have 2 said a princess. At age eleven I wanted to be a teacher...

  12. History of Nursing Science

    veteran in the nursing field to know that nurses take care of the sick and help people get better. Nursing is both an art and a science that benefits any society greatly and, while the art seems to be a natural gift, the science of nursing has come a long way over the centuries. This paper highlights the...

  13. Decreased Sleep Due to Nursing Interventions on Inpatients Recovering From Mental Health Crisis

    DEPRIVATION EFFFECTS ON MENTAL HEALTH Decreased Sleep Due to Nursing Interventions on Inpatients Recovering From Mental Health Crisis University of South Alabama SLEEP DEPRIVATION EFFFECTS ON MENTAL HEALTH Decreased Sleep Due to Nursing Interventions on Inpatients Recovering From Mental Health Crisis ...

  14. Nursing Philosophy

    aim of this paper is to compare and contrast the philosophical paradigms of Realism, Antirealism, Phenomenology , Postmodernism. To relate the Empiricism, Positivism, Historicism, and Relativism to the nature of scientific truth. Moreover, to discuss the significance of truth for nursing as a profession...

  15. Peplau’s Contribution to the Advancement of Nursing Knowledge in Support of Multidisciplinary Science

    Peplau’s Contribution to the Advancement of Nursing Knowledge in Support of Multidisciplinary Science Nursing is still a young profession that is still evolving. It is still developing its theoretical support for the nursing practice and how its discipline is unique from other disciplines (Johnson...

  16. Nursing Theory Analysis

     Nursing Theory Analysis Isaiah G. Wachira American Sentinel University N505 PE Theoretical Foundations July 27, 2014 Dr. Kehm Nursing Theory Analysis Nursing Theory Analysis – Health Belief Model and Social Cognitive Theory Introduction As nurses, it is important to have a basic understanding...

  17. Communication and Documentation in Community Nursing

    DOCUMENTATION IN COMMUNITY NURSING STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE EFFECTIVE COLLABORATIVE WORKING AMONGST HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS IN THE COMMUNITY WHEN CARING FOR CHILDREN AT END OF LIFE Introduction: Excellent communication skills and careful documentation are an important part of nursing practice, whether in...

  18. Nursing Management

    INTRODUCTION ``Prevention is better than cure`` Prevention of infection of any kind is an integral part of nursing care delivery in any setting to reduce risk of mortality and mobility among patients and care gives at all levels. Basic principles of infection...

  19. Importance of Theory

     Importance of Theory Tricia Creviston RN-BSN NR- 501 January 18, 2015 Dr. Carin Tripodina Legacy, what is Legacy? As a nurse there is history and meaning behind everything that we do and stand for, this is based on our nursing legacy. Merriam-Webster dictionary defines legacy as: “something...

  20. Nursing theory

     Importance of Theory Shanna Akers Chamberlain College of Nursing Theoretical Basis for Advanced Nursing Practice NR501 Kari Luoma September 13, 2014 Importance of Theory In today’s society, the lack of knowledge involving nursing theories is present. Theorists began discoveries...

  21. nursing

    community, 62% of hospitalised patients and 85% of nursing home residents suffer from malnutrition which is a strong independent predictor of mortality in elderly. Evidence based practice in nursing is finding solid research and applying them in nursing practices, in order to promote quality of care given...

  22. Application of Theory

    Application of Theory Rebekah Reed Chamberlain College of Nursing NR501: Theoretical Basis of Advanced Practice Fall 2012 Application of Theory Nursing communication has an important role in patient outcomes based on anxiety, compliance with care, pain and patient satisfaction; When a client...

  23. Peplau’s Contribution to the Advancement of Nursing Knowledge in Support of Multidisciplinary Science

    Peplau’s Contribution to the Advancement of Nursing Knowledge in Support of Multidisciplinary Science Nursing is still a young profession that is still evolving. It is still developing its theoretical support for the nursing practice and how its discipline is unique from other disciplines (Johnson...

  24. Concept Analysis

    Running head: CONCEPT ANALYSIS Concept Analysis Chamberlain College of Nursing Theoretical Basis for Advanced Nursing Practice NR 501 June 1, 2014 Concept Analysis Concepts are relationships that denote to phenomena that transpire in nature or in thought. “Concept analysis...

  25. Role of Nursing Informatics

    Informatics Specialist Nursing Informatics is defined as a specialty integrating nursing science, computer science, and information science to manage and communicate data, information, and knowledge in nursing practice (Kenney & Androwich, 2012). The scope and standards of practice for nursing informatics as...

  26. Ethical Theories of Nursing

    meaning every nurse is guided by ethical theories and principles which help guide them as a patient advocate. It is these ethics that make a nurse so valuable to clients and ultimately makes a nurse the client’s best advocate. In this paper the core ethical theories and principles will be discussed and how...

  27. Theory of Caring

    Abstract I’m faced with the theory of caring, historically caring is such a simple definition, but to be quite honest there is nothing simple about it. In my paper I will be going to analyze Watson’s theory of caring. I will try to explain the structure of the theory of human caring which ties to Jean...

  28. Compare and Contrast 2 theories

    Grand Theory Virginia Henderson (1897-1996) is a Nursing Grand Theorist who was often referred to as the “first lady of nursing.” In the article by Nicely (2011) it depicts how she developed a nursing model which is based on activities of daily living. She believed that nursing as a profession...

  29. Historical Developments in Nursing Research and Utilization

    Historical Developments in Nursing Research and Utilization Historical Developments in Nursing research and Utilization Nursing has been struggling to become a research based profession since the times of Florence Nightingale. While this goal has long been widely recognized, nurses still strive...

  30. Importance of Theory Paper

    Importance of Theory Rosa Susana Abarca Chamberlain College of Nursing NR-501: Theoretical Basis for Advanced Nursing Practice Spring January 2015 Theory is a notion or an idea that explains experience, interprets observation, describes relationships and projects outcomes (Parker & Smith, pg. 7). Theory is needed...