Gerontological Nursing Review: A Self-Instructional Text

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.82 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The long-term goal is to restore maximal health potential while evaluating risk factors in achieving this outcome. L (listening): listening attentively to the problems of old people & giving due importance to them. One of the primary service areas for advanced practice nurses with training in gerontology is public health, which would include clinics for inoculations and minor health needs along with facilities with a broader scope of services. Older patients often require complex and specialized care to maintain physical and mental health. (more…)...
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Ebersole & Hess' Gerontological Nursing & Healthy Aging -

Format: Printed Access Code Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.61 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A bachelor's degree in gerontology qualifies you for entry- to mid-level positions working with the elderly. The admission requirements for the Post-Master's DNP vary depending on which track you choose. Activities are designed to familiarize students with recruiting, training, and retaining the best employees; ensuring high performance; and conforming practices to various regulations. The AGPCNP program builds upon the base of the FAMU School of Nursing’s Baccalaureate Program and the following graduate core courses: NGR 6740 Professional Role Development; NGR 5110 Theories in...
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Communication Skills for Working with Elders: Second Edition

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.84 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The CNE program is only available to those who have already completed a master's or doctoral program as well as students currently enrolled in a master's or doctoral program at UMSN. Such patients may experience high levels of uncertainty. She is a family nurse practitioner and maintains a clinical practice while teaching. Communication with family members who may have distanced themselves from long term needs of a loved one may be stressful. Thesaurus of Aging Terminology, 6th edition. (more…)...
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Aging, An Issue of Perioperative Nursing Clinics, 1e (The

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.44 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Those who have completed an undergraduate degree are typically eligible to apply. Students of gerontology study not only the physiological and sensory changes that occur with aging, but also the social roles and expectations, stereotypes, and unique social and economic issues which define the aging experience in society. He is particularly interested in the development and evaluation of psychoeducational nursing interventions to improve quality of life in patients with serious chronic illness by increasing their capability to self-manage uncertainty, distress, and symptoms associated with their disease. (more…)...
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Health Care and the Aged: A Nursing Perspective

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.82 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Upon completion of the program you will be eligible to take an FNP national board certification examination. The nurse assessing the older population needs to have a basic understanding of which of the following? 4. A senior nursing students showing above-average clinical performance in orthopedic rehabilitative or geriatric nursing may qualify for the Agnes M. Creative strategies for a stand-alone gerontology course for the nursing curriculum. (more…)...
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Case Studies in Gerontological Nursing for the Advanced

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.90 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN) from UAB prepares graduates for entry into doctoral studies in nursing, in either the School’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, a practice-focused terminal degree to prepare graduates to practice at the highest level in specialty practice or to assume leadership positions in health care or nursing education; or the School’s Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Nursing program, which prepares nurses as scholars, leaders and researchers who will make a substantive contribution to the body of knowledge for the discipline of nursing and...
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Handbook of the Psychology of Aging, Fifth Edition

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.56 MB Downloadable formats: PDF I can assess and recognize multi-system health issues. It can be applied in any aspects of life. For us, we will use technology for the development of our so-called FACULTY MONITORING SYSTEM. Students will be exposed to clinical experiences across the adult aging continuum and in a variety of clinical settings. She is a co-editor of five books, each of which received the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Public Relations from Indiana University of Pennsylvania,...
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Economic Activity and Land Use The Changing Information Base

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.43 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Under an active surveillance protocol, patients who have little to gain from standard medical or surgical treatment choose to be monitored at regular intervals for disease progression without undergoing these therapies, retaining the option to move to more aggressive treatments if monitoring reveals significant progression of illness. Demonstrate appropriate and acceptable skill in performing invasive bedside procedures. Over half the people receiving hospital care today are aged 65 or older. (more…)...
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Health, Illness, and Disability in Later Life: Practice

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.24 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The equivalent of two full days per week in semesters two, three and four Full week block placements as scheduled throughout the program duration. Approximately 168 hours of clinical experience is required. Trouble with balance, weak lower limbs and poor neck flexibility were among the attributes Australian researchers linked to a higher risk of less-safe driving in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A. "Although there has been a lot of research on the cognitive and visual predictors of driving... (more…)...
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Complementary Therapies in the Care of Older People

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.25 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The study of the biology of aging exists at many levels, from cell parts to whole organisms. Watch our graduate videos and hear firsthand what our students have to say. She has held leadership positions with the national Alzheimer’s Association, the TriServices Military Research Panel, and the American Nurses Foundation, and is a member of the scientific review panel of the National Institute of Nursing Research. (more…)...
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