Intro to Nursing 3001 Chapter 1

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Intro to Nursing 3001 Chapter 1
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Vocabulary and Concepts Chapter 1
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  1. What is Clinical Judgment?
    • Observing
    • Comparing
    • Contrasting
    • Evaluating the client’s condition
  2. What does Critical Thinking and Reflective Thinking involve?
    Collecting and analyzing information and carefully considering options for action.
  3. What is Problem Solving?
    Considering an issue and attempting to find a satisfactory solution.
  4. Acromyn: ANA
    American Nursing Association
  5. Is Nursing a Profession, Occupation, or Discipline?
    All three, however it's mostly a job because nurses are paid by the hour and don't necessarily have autonomy.
  6. What are the Phases of Nursing?
    • Stage 1: Novice 
    • Stage 2: Advanced Beginner 
    • Stage 3: Competence 
    • Stage 4: Proficient
    • Stage 5: Expert
  7. What is the purpose of Nursing Care?
    • Health promotion
    • Illness prevention
    • Health restoration
    • End-of-life care
  8. What outside forces influence Nursing?
    • Economy
    • Consumers
    • Direct-to-consumer marketing
    • Legislation
    • Women’s movement
    • Collective bargaining
  9. What inside forces influence Nursing?
    • Increased use of CAM
    • Increased opportunity for roles, settings, and autonomy
    • Divergence between high-tech and high-touch
  10. What are the 6 quality and safety competencies for Nurses?
    • 1) patient-centered care
    • 2) teamwork and collaboration
    • 3) evidence-based practice
    • 4) quality improvement
    • 5) safety
    • 6) informatics

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