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... A-critical overview of nursing as a whole (defining nursing and talking about Florence Nightingale),Discuss common nursing models: ROY, OREM,CARPAR PEPLAU.
In the contemporary and to some extent retrospective setting, the role of nurses in provision of health care services has largely remained the same over the years albeit under radically different circumstances. They provide direct and indirect patient care; in addition, they asses, record patient symptoms and communicate with them and their families acting as liaisons between them and physicians. Their duties include among others, cleaning wounds, changing dressings, disbursing medication and updating medical charts (Barrett, 2002). The history ...