This essay "The Nurses Role in the Health Care System" deals with the peculiarities of the nursing process. Admittedly, STDs have been a societal concern for a long period of time due to the high number of new infections and deaths…
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Sexually transmitted diseases have been handled as a single entity in the healthy people 2010 objectives. The main objectives include reducing the number of Chlamydia trachomatis infections especially in those whose age bracket ranges between 15 and 40 years. Congenital herpes has also been identified as a threat and therefore given a high ranking among the objectives which are geared towards the reduction of such infections. Gonorrhea is also among the STDs that have been given the first priority in the objectives of the healthy people 2010. From the data available in their records, it is estimated that there are approximately 19 new cases of gonorrhea infections per every 100, 000 people. 1997 recorded a high rate of 123 infections per 100, 000 people. Among these, it was noticed that the highest proportion of new infections was recorded in the Americans of the Indian origin. Another objective is to ensure that youths especially adolescents, who are prone to these infections either abstain from sexual activities or those who don’t make use of the condoms in order to control the transmission of these infections. The target for this objective is to achieve 95% of the youth to either abstain or use condoms, up from 85% recorded in the year 1999 (Health And Human Services Dept, 2007). If this is achieved, it means that only 5% of the adolescents will be left to make their decisions presumably those who do not like following statistics on the number of people who lose their lives to STDs.
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In addition to the above objectives, this essay also entails the LPNs role in this patient-nurse ratio as well as the activities of nurses commonly delegated to the LPN. Discussion about adverse outcomes to patient is emphasized. Stress and burnout experienced by nurses are highlighted to analyze the effect of high patient-nurse ratio to the delivery of quality health care.
As more and more find employment, there will be opportunities for parts of the 45.7 million without health insurance to avail of a private health care insurance, given the fact that government Medicaid and the other benefits have become insufficient as a result of higher costs of medical services.
Such duties are duly handled by well trained professionals (Allen, 2001). The discipline lays emphasis on how to assist patients to fully recover from their ailment. Nurses are required to provide a special treatment to patients to fast track their recovery and later integrate them into the general population.
Based on the findings, nurses administer medicines, eliminate medication error and ensure proper therapy to patients. They also recommend better patient recovery systems for doctors and ensure excellent care coordination. Nurses ensure quality health care for patients and safe environment for both patients and other people in health care institutions.
At time of exigencies the health facilities are made available for free and the charges are paid by the money collected from general taxation. The World Health Organization ranked UK healthcare system as the 15th best in Europe and 18th across the world. (World Health Organization)
The Australian health care system is second to none in imparting services to the vulnerable immigrants and refugees. By focusing on health care for the immigrants those in charge of the Australian health care system are not only providing the most basic services to the community but are also proving their vigilance is constant and foolproof.
Analysis of the literature regarding wound care revealed that there are few quality studies regarding the efficacy of various wound care products, which are currently available. No dressing can be said to be more efficient when
Case-study: The governor of a poor Southern state has just announced her candidacy for the president of the United States. One of her top platforms that likely led to her candidacy is her commitment to