5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Which type of licensure states that to be a nurse you had to pass a test, but if you did not go to school or pass a test, you could still practice nursing, just simply could not call yourself an RN?
- a listing of information with the government
- What was the effect of WW II on nursing?
- Common people sent in their spare change to what fund?
- Why is nursing often not considered to be a profession?
- a Nightingale Endowment Fund
- b registration
- c A demand for technically capable workers in new industries, GI bill, and a nursing shortage influenced by the baby boom.
- d Permissive Licensure
- e Sometimes due to not requiring BSN, and some argue that nurses take doctors orders and simply carry them out
5 Multiple choice questions
- Florence N.
- more people die of disease than injuries while at war
- Young Womens Christian Association (100 yrs ago); permissive licensure until the 50s & 60s.
- in addition to diploma/AD content, BSN includes coursework in health promotion/containment, disease prevention, leadership, introduction to research, and community/public health.
5 True/False questions
What produces the majority of nurses? → Associate Degree Programs
Who was credited for publicizing the need for nurses during the American Civil War? → Louisa May Alcott & Walt Whitman
What is Accreditation? → "approval" of hospitals, healthcare organizations, education institutions, or educational programs
Which act required completion of approved training course for CNAs? → Very few in number (none in FL), producing least amount of graduates. often loosely affiliated with institutions of higher learning, but credits sometimes will not transfer. Most are 27-36 calendar months in length.
Who is responsible for regulating nursing? → National League for Nursing (NLN)