Flashcards in Final Review Deck (26)
What number constitutes how many working nurses there are in the U.S. today?
What are the three types of note taking strategies?
outlining, mapping, cornell
What are the four goals of nursing?
Prevent health, prevent illness, restore health, and facilitate coping
Ten classic criteria used as a standard to identify characteristics of a profession are?
Life long learning, identification of one’s self with a profession, responsibility and accountability, and promoting a profession are all examples of?
What education level is expected
to expand nursing knowledge through
A personal standard of what is right and wrong, good and bad, in a situation is defined as?
HIPAA is a policy related to which ethical principle?
This entity signs amendments and bills into laws...
Name two causes for nursing litigation.
-failure to use adequate precautions to protect against patient injury
-poor record keeping
-failure to teach
-using faulty equipment
What are the three payers of healthcare?
2. employee insurance
What are the major components of
grand nursing theories?
person, health, environment, and nursing
These are the three elements in the definition of leadership...
power, others, and shared vision
What is one journal that AACN produces?
Journal of Professional Nursing
What government funded program funds 17% of all health services and provides health Insurance to citizens over the age 65 who worked at least 10 years?
What are headache, tense muscles, and upset stomach all signs of?
What is a provision of a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing?
Inspiring members to be ethical and protecting society are all included in the purpose of this?
Code of Ethics
This is when duty to give care is ignored
What phase of research involves collecting data and preparing data for analysis?
During the past 50 years, what has happened
increased by 8 years
What is the leading cause of death in the U.S.?
What age bracket are 50% of the poor
in the U.S. in?
Under 18, over 65
According to research, abortions in the U.S. have trended in what direction?
decreased by 33%
According to research statistics, what is the direction of the rate of Teen pregnancy?