Card Set Information
key points and important people
What are the major themes in the evolution of nursing?
When and where was the first school of nursing founded?
1836 in German
Kaiserworth Deaconess Institute-affiliated with Lutheran churches
Florence Nightingale attended
When and where was the first school of practical nursing founded(US)?
Ballard School for Practical Nursing
3 months long
focused on home health for chronically ill, invalids, children, and elderly
founder of modern nursing
went to Kaiserworth Deaconess
Nightingale Training School in London
nursing a respectable vocation
emphasized theory as well as clinical
What helped to solidify that nursing education should occur in institutions of higher learning?
Goldmark Report of 1923
Brown Report of 1948
Nursing Organizations Formed
National League for Nursing Education
How did WWI impact nursing?
Smith Hughes Act-many nurses needed at home and on battlefronts
Hospital Schools opened in many locations-provided staffing
How did WWII impact nursing?
Peak # practical nurses-1940(many military)
Shortage of practical nurses following war
Army School of Nursing Established
practical nurse duties outlined by department of vocational education
LPN title formulated
duties formally differentiated from RN
Founded American Red Cross
America's 1st trained nurse
introduced nurses notes, drs orders, and practice of wearing uniforms
Organized Frontier Nursing Service of Kentucky
Superintendent of Nurses Army Nurse Corp
1st African American Nurse
Founder of ADN Education, 1952
founded public health nursing
Henry St Settlement in NYC
school nursing was an offspring of public health nursing
Women's rights activist
campaigned for nurses to control profession
1st president of (what is now)ANA
helped form Nation League for Nursing
Public Health Nurse
women's right activist
planned parenthood and birth control pioneer
1st nurse to hold professorship in a university