Francis Regional Medical Center; Sue Sendelbach, a clinical nurse researcher at Abbott Northwestern Hospital; Bernita Missal, an associate professor of Nursing at Bethel University; Jeff Fliss, a patient care…
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The research work was a comparative study of various units in a quaternary care hospital in the Midwest. The hospital’s units are stratified in various communities of services. Conversely, the nurse patient ratio in the hospital is a nurse for every four patients during the day, and one nurse for every five or six patients at night. The researcher identified medical-surgical, orthopedic, neurology and cardiovascular inpatient care units’ of the hospital and compared the data the nurses with the collected data analyzed to provide the research findings.
The researchers identify a tendency for float nurses to receive tasks that were more challenging than their counterparts were. In line with this finding, the research highlights the importance of recruitment efforts focusing on allocation of resources to recruit and retain float pool nurses in order to meet the demanding role that they played during the process of
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According to the report Boudreau and Fisher have divided their article concerning the field study on human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome into two different parts. For a research to take place it is necessary that a proper organized structure is developed which is then followed by the entire team.
The particular study is quite important because of the following fact: it highlights the value of healthcare providers, including nurses and medical staff of other duties, by increasing the number of nurses working on HIV-treatment programs a state can increase its effectiveness in controlling the expansion of HIV across the local population.
Quality improvement policies and activities evolve as a result of need/concern in specific areas of patient care. These quality improvement needs can only be addressed by nurses who are directly involved in patient care. Nursing administrators should have excellent quality improvement skills as they significantly influence care and efficiency.
Importantly, the research focusing on approaches to access, control, and manage pain in children remain scarce. Nonetheless, the available research and various organizations that focus on pain management in children identify the importance of using the nurse as a focal point to implementing a solution that managed pain in children effectively.
The problem in this study is heart failure and its poor health outcomes and their relationships to mental health of the individuals. Many people with heart failure experience feelings of anxiety, fear, and depression, all of which can contribute to further impairment of cardiac functions.
The financial matters and the need of local nurses are factors that affect the staffing levels that have been set by administrators in hospitals. The nature of the hospital environment which includes the overall
The article initially discusses in general the nursing theory presented by Dorothea Orem. This nursing theory presented by Orem also known as the Orem Model of Nursing, is a widely used theory in the field
He specializes in research and has contributed in the health profession through publication of health related articles. According to Morteza et al., (2012), analysis of nursing image forms the basis of understanding the nature in which the media, the public and nurses