Fundamentals Exam 1

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  1. What influences the Healthcare needs of society?
    Economics, Social and culture
  2. What exam must  all graduates of nursing programs take? Does it differentiate from state to state?
    NCLEX and No
  3. Who established the first nursing philosophy based on maintenance and restoration?
    Florence Nightingale
  4. Responsible for obtaining and maintaining specific knowledge and skills for a variety of roles. Provides care and comfort , health promotion and illness prevention, disease and symptom management, family support and end of life care.
    A nurse
  5. What is a beginning nursing student called
  6. A nurse with divers experience who as an intuitive grasp of an existing or potential clinical problem
  7. A nurse who has SOME level of experience
    Advance beginner
  8. A nurse who has been in a position for 2-3 years and understands the organization and specific care required by the type of patients.
  9. A nurse with MORE than 2 to 3 years of experience in the SAME clinical position. Can perceive a patients clinical situation as whole'.
  10. Why does nursing require a blend of most current knowledge and practice standards with and insightful and compassionate approach to patient care?
    Because it is an Art and a Science
  11. This organization advances excellence in nursing education to prepare nurses to meet the needs of DIVERSE population in a changing healthcare environment....
    NLN (National League for Nursing)
  12. This organization is active in POLITICS, PROFESSIONAL and FINANCIAL issues affecting healthcare and the nursing profession.

    What is its purpose?
    ANA (American Nurses Association)

    Improve standards of hlth and availability of care, to foster high standards, and to promote the professional development and general and economic welfare of nurses
  13. Defines nursing as the protection, promotion, and optimization of hlth and abilities; alleviating of suffering through the d and tx of human responses;advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and population.
  14. Defines nursing as encompassing AUTONOMOUS and COLLABORATIVE care of individuals of all ages, families, groups and communities, sick or well and in ALL settings
    ICN (International Council of Nurses)
  15. who is the center of your practice as a nurse?
    The PT
  16. What foundation sponsored the QSEN (Quality and Safety Education for Nurses)?
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  17. What is the objective of the ICN organization?
    Promoting National Association of nurses, improving Standards of Practice, Seeking higher status and providing an international power base for nurses.
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Fundamentals Exam 1
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