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Delegated nursing interventions
Physician-prescribed nursing actions that require nursing judgment because nurses are accountable for correct implementation. See also independent nursing interventions.
The developing baby from 9 weeks after conception until birth. In everyday practice the term is often used to describe a developing baby during pregnancy, regardless of age.
Independent nursing interventions
Nurse-prescribed actions used in both nursing diagnoses and collaboratively addressed problems. See also delegated nursing interventions.
A clinical judgment about individual, family, or community responses to actual or potential health problems or life processes.
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