An accredited program is
necessary before the graduate is eligible to take the NCLEX-PN.
The acute awareness by the health care consumer of preventive medicine has resulted in an increase in
knowledge and services to promote health and prevent illness - wellness-illness continuum
Best advanced practice of nursing in the first century was the
teachings of Christianity
Which council do schools go to get accredited?
National League for Nursing - NLN
a condition of physical, mental, and social well-being and absence of disease
Define Holistic Nursing
Comprehensive or total patient care that considers physical, emotional, social, economic, and spiritual needs of the person
Lady with the Lamp is
The American Society of Superintendents of Training Schools was established in 1894. What was its major goal?
To set standards for the education of nurses
Ancient Hebrews documented health and disease practices. They also
was the first to practice public health and home health
Hippocrates is credited with the development of
the first ethical guide for medical conduct. Believed that diseases were caused naturally and not as a result of superstition, and gods. The Hippocratic Oath is an oath historically taken by doctors swearing to practice medicine ethically.
Legally defined as your scope of practice is determined by the
Nurse Practice Act
The first nursing theorist was
Model used to understand the patients place on the wellness-illness continuum is
Abraham Maslow. Physiologic, Safety and Security, Love and Belongingness, Esteem, Self-Actualization.
First to train in America. Credited for using medical records and documentation
The Thompson Practical Nursing School was
the first school dedicated to the training of the practical nurse.
A state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being
Men in nursing
is regaining its position in the nursing field