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18 terms
Introduction to Legal Aspects of Nursing
Major focus of the RN
How to protect yourself
Sources of law
Statutory law
1. protect your clients' rights... 2. protect yourself from lega…
1. know your state laws affecting nursing practice... 2.follow y…
1. statutory law... 2.Regulatory law... 3. common law
Created by legislative bodies... a. US Congress (federal laws)... i…
Major focus of the RN
1. protect your clients' rights... 2. protect yourself from lega…
How to protect yourself
1. know your state laws affecting nursing practice... 2.follow y…
55 terms
Introduction to Nursing - Chapter 4 - Legal Aspects of Nursing
Governance in this country is built up…
Purpose of the law
Balance of Power
Executive branch
U.S. Constitution
Preamble to the U.S. Constitution: to ensure order, protect t…
1. executive branch (President)... 2. legislative branch... 3. judi…
Charged to implement law
Governance in this country is built up…
U.S. Constitution
Purpose of the law
Preamble to the U.S. Constitution: to ensure order, protect t…
109 terms
Introduction to Professional, Legal, & Ethical Issues in Nursing
What Makes Nursing a Profession?
Professional Nursing Organizations... -ad…
Regulatory: ... Licensure & Scope of Prac…
Regulatory: ... Licensure & Scope of Prac…
School: sometimes informal but something that requires prolon…
Address issues and concerns of those practicing in the profes…
licensure to individuals qualified to practice as a nurse
practice to protect the public from unqualified or unsafe nur…
What Makes Nursing a Profession?
School: sometimes informal but something that requires prolon…
Professional Nursing Organizations... -ad…
Address issues and concerns of those practicing in the profes…
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#150 Final - Introduction & Legal Aspect to Nursing
Theory of Animism
Early Civilization to the 16th Century
Temples became center of medical care
Nurses cared for the sick in the home…
Good spirits brought health, evil spirits brought sickness an…
Roles of nurse and physician separate and distinct; physician…
Ancient Greek Civilization
Ancient Greek Civilization
Theory of Animism
Good spirits brought health, evil spirits brought sickness an…
Early Civilization to the 16th Century
Roles of nurse and physician separate and distinct; physician…
8 terms
NUR203 | Introduction to Professional Nursing | Chapter 23: Legal Implications
Explain the legal concept of "standard…
Discuss the nurse's role in witnessing…
Describe the legal responsibilities an…
Describe the legal responsibilities an…
the legal requirements for nursing practice that describe the…
creates a legal duty for healthcare providers to disclose mat…
-prohibits discrimination for people with disabilities regard…
-when a patient comes to the emergency room, an appropriate m…
Explain the legal concept of "standard…
the legal requirements for nursing practice that describe the…
Discuss the nurse's role in witnessing…
creates a legal duty for healthcare providers to disclose mat…
178 terms
Introduction to Nursing
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Legal Introduction
One of the biggest national agendas...
Although it was put in effect, the Aus…
And regrettably there are still two se…
. Briefly, this essay will argue that…
One of the biggest national agendas that have lasted for a lo…
Although it was put in effect, the Australian constitution ha…
And regrettably there are still two sections (s21 and s51) in…
. Briefly, this essay will argue that these sections ought to…
One of the biggest national agendas...
One of the biggest national agendas that have lasted for a lo…
Although it was put in effect, the Aus…
Although it was put in effect, the Australian constitution ha…
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Intro to Nursing Legal 1
Law
Types of Law
Torts
Nurse Practice Acts (NPA)
Sources of Law... -Each of the 3 branches (executive, judicial,…
Common law ... -Defined by principles rather than rules... -Based o…
Intentional Torts... -Volitional/Willful - ... -Assault... -Battery... -D…
Most important law affecting your practice in Louisiana... Law g…
Law
Sources of Law... -Each of the 3 branches (executive, judicial,…
Types of Law
Common law ... -Defined by principles rather than rules... -Based o…
28 terms
Introduction to Nursing
The Mother
The Greek Culture
Florence Nightingale
Nurse
In the beginning who took care of the family in history.
This culture viewed illness as a result of sin and God. God d…
This nurse identified patient's needs, established nursing as…
This is someone who helps protect the public and is prepared…
The Mother
In the beginning who took care of the family in history.
The Greek Culture
This culture viewed illness as a result of sin and God. God d…
24 terms
Intro to Nursing- LEGAL ASPECTS OF NURSING
a standard or rule of conduct establis…
1. provides framework for establishing…
Responsible for carrying out the TN Nu…
Each ________ has its own Nurse Practi…
Law
Functions of the Law of Nursing
Tennessee Board of Nursing
state
a standard or rule of conduct establis…
Law
1. provides framework for establishing…
Functions of the Law of Nursing
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Intro to Nursing Legal 2
What is a Standard
Louisiana Nurse Practice Act Rules and…
Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice
The Joint Commission on the Accreditat…
Acceptable, expected level of performance established by auth…
-Recognizes that assessment, planning, intervention, evaluati…
A professional organization has a responsibility to its membe…
National Patient Safety Goals
What is a Standard
Acceptable, expected level of performance established by auth…
Louisiana Nurse Practice Act Rules and…
-Recognizes that assessment, planning, intervention, evaluati…
35 terms
Introduction to Nursing
Nursing is
Florence Nightingale
Current trends in Nursing
Aims of Nursing
an art,science and profession
established nursing as a respected profession... improved the qu…
Nursing Shortage... Evidence Based Practice... Community Nursing... De…
to promote health... to prevent illness... to restore health... to fac…
Nursing is
an art,science and profession
Florence Nightingale
established nursing as a respected profession... improved the qu…
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Nursing Legal
Law
Constitutional
Statutory Laws (legislation):
Administrative
Sum of the total rules and regulations by which a society is…
Supreme law of the country. Establishes general organization…
Laws enacted by a legislative body are statutory laws. If sta…
When a state passes a statute, and administrative agency has…
Law
Sum of the total rules and regulations by which a society is…
Constitutional
Supreme law of the country. Establishes general organization…
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Nursing Legal
Law
Laws in Nursing
Public Law
Criminal Law
the sum total of rules and regulations by which a society is…
Delineate acceptable nursing practice, provide a basis on whi…
the body of law that deals with relationship between individu…
Deals with the action against the safety of the public/society
Law
the sum total of rules and regulations by which a society is…
Laws in Nursing
Delineate acceptable nursing practice, provide a basis on whi…
46 terms
Legal Issues in Nursing II
standard
standard (ANA)
why are standards important?
internal standard
a criterion used as a test of quality; a minimal requirement…
direction for professional nursing practice; framework for ev…
to safeguard the public, disciplinary actions, and determinat…
standards specific to an institution developed by staff based…
standard
a criterion used as a test of quality; a minimal requirement…
standard (ANA)
direction for professional nursing practice; framework for ev…
57 terms
Introduction to Nursing
What is nursing defined as by the ANA?
What does nursing require? (3 things)
Who was the founder of modern nursing?
Who developed nursing schools?
The protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
Creativity, sensitivity, and applications based on scientific…
Florence Nightingale
Florence Nightingale
What is nursing defined as by the ANA?
The protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
What does nursing require? (3 things)
Creativity, sensitivity, and applications based on scientific…
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Introduction to Nursing
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Dorothea Lynde Dix
Mother Bickerdyke
first practicing epidemiologist; organized first school of nu…
founded the American Red Cross
supervisor of female nurses in Union Army
organized ambulance services, supervisor, looked for wounded…
Florence Nightingale
first practicing epidemiologist; organized first school of nu…
Clara Barton
founded the American Red Cross
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Legal Aspects of Nursing
3 Branches of Govt
US Constitution
Common Law
Statutory Law
- Legislative (creates/delegates)... - Executive (executes/imple…
Highest law of the land
Decisional, judges rulings become law
Established through formal legislative processes
3 Branches of Govt
- Legislative (creates/delegates)... - Executive (executes/imple…
US Constitution
Highest law of the land
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Introduction to Nursing
Class Two Objectives
The Founder of Modern Day Nursing
Florence Nightingale
Nightingale's Beliefs
1. Review selected milestones in nursing history. ... 2. Define…
Florence Nightingale
-First practicing epidemiologist... -Organized first school of n…
Nursing is: ... -a calling... -an art & science... -requires specific…
Class Two Objectives
1. Review selected milestones in nursing history. ... 2. Define…
The Founder of Modern Day Nursing
Florence Nightingale
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Introduction To The Legal System
Law
Customs
Rules
Values and Ethics
set of rules imposed on all members of a community which are…
collective habits or traditions that have developed in societ…
regulations or principles governing procedure or controlling…
do things that we consider morally right, differing groups an…
Law
set of rules imposed on all members of a community which are…
Customs
collective habits or traditions that have developed in societ…
46 terms
Introduction to nursing
American Nurses Association (ANA)
International Council of Nurses (ICN)
Nurse
Epidemiology
the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of indi…
Care provided according to standards of practice and a code o…
the science that studies the patterns, causes, and effects of…
American Nurses Association (ANA)
the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
International Council of Nurses (ICN)
Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of indi…
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Introduction to Nursing
What is nursing?
What is the aim of nursing?
How do you accomplish the aims of nurs…
essential V
the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
To promote health... To prevent illness... To restore health... To fac…
Cognitive Skills... Technical Skills... Interpersonal Skills... Ethica…
Health care policy, finance, and regulatory environments
What is nursing?
the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abi…
What is the aim of nursing?
To promote health... To prevent illness... To restore health... To fac…
44 terms
Introduction to Nursing
The protection, promotion, and optimiz…
Known as the founder of modern nursing…
"America's first trained nurse"
Formed the American Red Cross.
Nursing
Florence Nightingale
Linda Richards
Clara Barton
The protection, promotion, and optimiz…
Nursing
Known as the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
20 terms
nursing research - introduction to research
historical sources of nursing knowledge
research
nursing research and goal
1950's American Nurse's Association
tradition... authority... borrowing from other fields... trial and err…
systematic inquiry that used disciplined methods to answer qu…
improves the care of patients by generating evidence for clin…
led initiatives to improve nursing through research... American…
historical sources of nursing knowledge
tradition... authority... borrowing from other fields... trial and err…
research
systematic inquiry that used disciplined methods to answer qu…
65 terms
Legal Issues in Nursing
Constitutional Law
Statutory Laws
Administrative Law
Common Law
supreme law of the land, general org of federal govt, grants…
(Nurse Practice Act)... -enacted by legislative law
enforces statutory law ... (State Board of Nursing)
evolve from court decisions
Constitutional Law
supreme law of the land, general org of federal govt, grants…
Statutory Laws
(Nurse Practice Act)... -enacted by legislative law
70 terms
legal nursing
standards of care
nurse practice acts
JCAHO
ANA
legal guidelines of nursing practice that sets minimum standa…
State statutes that describe and define legal boundaries nurs…
joint commission on accredidation of healthcare organization,…
Developed standards for nursing practice as well as policy st…
standards of care
legal guidelines of nursing practice that sets minimum standa…
nurse practice acts
State statutes that describe and define legal boundaries nurs…
53 terms
Legal Issues in Nursing I
what are the four sources of law?
constitutional law
statutory law
administrative law
constitutional law, statutory law, administrative law, and ju…
state or federal law that establishes the base of the governm…
made by the legislature to declare, demand, and prohibit
made by agencies who get their power from statutory law
what are the four sources of law?
constitutional law, statutory law, administrative law, and ju…
constitutional law
state or federal law that establishes the base of the governm…
26 terms
Introduction to Nursing
Pre-Civilization
Theory of Animism
Health in Beginning of Civilization
Nurses in Beginning of Civilization
- Belief that good and evil spirits bring health or illness... -…
Everyone and everything have souls
- Illness is caused by sin and evil spirit... - Temples were cen…
- Viewed as servants carrying out menial tasks ordered by pri…
Pre-Civilization
- Belief that good and evil spirits bring health or illness... -…
Theory of Animism
Everyone and everything have souls
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Introduction to Nursing
Define Nurse
Nursing Focus
Central Focus
NLN
'to nourish' - A profession focused on assisting individuals,…
Human experiences and responses to birth, health, illness, an…
The 'patient' and their physical, emotional, social, and spir…
National League for Nurses. Objective: foster develop and imp…
Define Nurse
'to nourish' - A profession focused on assisting individuals,…
Nursing Focus
Human experiences and responses to birth, health, illness, an…
24 terms
Introduction to Nursing
What is the Theory of animism?
How was nursing during the Ancient Gre…
Describe Nursing in the early christia…
How did Florence Nightingale contribut…
Good spirits brought health; evil spirits brought sickness an…
Temples became center of medical care... Nurses cares for the si…
Nursing has formal and more clearly defined role; deaconesses…
Defined nursing as both an arts and a science, differentiated…
What is the Theory of animism?
Good spirits brought health; evil spirits brought sickness an…
How was nursing during the Ancient Gre…
Temples became center of medical care... Nurses cares for the si…
12 terms
introduction to nursing
florence nightingale
nightingales beliefs
the environment should be
nightingales contributions
the founder of modern day nursing
nursing is:... a calling... an art and science... requires specific ed…
room environment: fresh air, sunlight, low noise... clean: bodie…
identified personal needs of the client, established standard…
florence nightingale
the founder of modern day nursing
nightingales beliefs
nursing is:... a calling... an art and science... requires specific ed…
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Introduction to Nursing
Tell whether the following statement i…
A hospital nurse works collaboratively…
A nurse who uses critical thinking ski…
Tell whether the following statement i…
A. True... Rationale: In the beginning of civilization, the phy…
D. The patient... Rationale: The central focus in all definitio…
A. Cognitive... Rationale: Cognitive skills involve thinking ab…
B. False... Rationale: A nurse who explains a surgical procedur…
Tell whether the following statement i…
A. True... Rationale: In the beginning of civilization, the phy…
A hospital nurse works collaboratively…
D. The patient... Rationale: The central focus in all definitio…
17 terms
Introduction to nursing
nursing
ANA
central focus of nursing
nursing aims
person who nourishes, fosters, protects and who is prepared t…
describes the social context of nursing, the knowledge base,…
the patient: physical, emotional, social, spiritual
promote health, prevent illness, restore health, facilitate c…
nursing
person who nourishes, fosters, protects and who is prepared t…
ANA
describes the social context of nursing, the knowledge base,…
32 terms
Introduction to Nursing
pharmaceutic phase
disintegration
dissolution
rate limiting or dissolution
drug becomes a solution to cross the biological membrane (tab…
breakdown of tablets to smaller particles
dissolve small particles in GI fluid before absorption
length of time it takes a drug to become available for body t…
pharmaceutic phase
drug becomes a solution to cross the biological membrane (tab…
disintegration
breakdown of tablets to smaller particles
82 terms
Legal/ethical aspects of nursing
Laws
Criminal Law
Civil Law
Statutory Law
Prescribe proper behavior in society
Offensive to society in general. Purpose is to punish crime a…
Violates a person's rights. Purpose is to make the aggrieved…
Developed by federal, state, and local governments
Laws
Prescribe proper behavior in society
Criminal Law
Offensive to society in general. Purpose is to punish crime a…
53 terms
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Ch. 23 Legal Implications in Nursing P…
Statutory Law
The Nurse Practice Acts
Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Standards of care
State legislatures and the U.S congress create Statutory laws…
Describe and define the legal boundries of nursing practice w…
The statute protects the rights of handicapped individuals in…
Ch. 23 Legal Implications in Nursing P…
Standards of care
Statutory Law
State legislatures and the U.S congress create Statutory laws…
10 terms
Introduction to Nursing
caregiver
communicator
teacher
Client Advocate
the primary role of the nurse. it intergates all other roles…
key element in establishing and maintaining effective helping…
meet the learning needs of patients and their families
respect for an individual's right to make informed decisions…
caregiver
the primary role of the nurse. it intergates all other roles…
communicator
key element in establishing and maintaining effective helping…
16 terms
Introduction to Nursing
competencies
notes on nursing
standards of professional performance
henry street settlement
a role of the nurse that is essential to all nursing activities
the first philosophy of nursing based on health maintenance a…
a description of a competent level of behavior in the profess…
the first community-based nursing site that addressed trhe ne…
competencies
a role of the nurse that is essential to all nursing activities
notes on nursing
the first philosophy of nursing based on health maintenance a…
23 terms
Intro to Nursing Chap 23 - Legal Implications
legal guidelines come from
statutory law
regulatory law
common law
- statutory law... - regulatory law... - common law
Nurse Practice Act... - criminal law... - civil law
administrative law
judicial decisions
legal guidelines come from
- statutory law... - regulatory law... - common law
statutory law
Nurse Practice Act... - criminal law... - civil law
53 terms
introduction to nursing
influences on nursing
Florence Nightingale
rise of nursing in US (social context)
rise of public health nursing
-care-giver role... -military influences... -religious influences... -…
-studied with pastor fliedner... -brought nurses to Crimean war…
-rise of industrialization... -growth of cities... -increase in imm…
-lillian wald (founder of public health nursing in US)... -henry…
influences on nursing
-care-giver role... -military influences... -religious influences... -…
Florence Nightingale
-studied with pastor fliedner... -brought nurses to Crimean war…
31 terms
Introduction to Nursing
After graduation from an accredited pr…
A nurse is caring for a young victim o…
The nurse is administering immunizatio…
A nurse is caring for a client who is…
Being licensed by the State Board of Nursing
caregiver
Illness prevention
Counseling
After graduation from an accredited pr…
Being licensed by the State Board of Nursing
A nurse is caring for a young victim o…
caregiver
70 terms
legal nursing
standards of care
nurse practice acts
JCAHO
ANA
legal guidelines of nursing practice that sets minimum standa…
State statutes that describe and define legal boundaries nurs…
joint commission on accredidation of healthcare organization,…
Developed standards for nursing practice as well as policy st…
standards of care
legal guidelines of nursing practice that sets minimum standa…
nurse practice acts
State statutes that describe and define legal boundaries nurs…
52 terms
Introduction to nursing
Phoebe
Fabiola
St. Marcella
Dorothea orem
First deaconess and visiting nurse
Roman woman, credited with influence for the construction of…
Roman Woman converted her home to ... monastery top nursing skil…
Self care ... Individual ability to perform self-care... The practi…
Phoebe
First deaconess and visiting nurse
Fabiola
Roman woman, credited with influence for the construction of…
26 terms
Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
Administrative Law
Assault
Battery
Civil Laws
Sames as a regulatory law
any action that places a person in apprehension of a harmful…
any intentional touching without consent
protect the rights of individuals within our society and prov…
Administrative Law
Sames as a regulatory law
Assault
any action that places a person in apprehension of a harmful…
introduction to nursing
dorothea dix
sojourner truth
clara barton
harriet tubman
superintendent of nurses of the union army, worked toward ref…
abolitinist, nursed union soilders
established the red cross
abolitionist, nurse marton at the colored hospital in fort mo…
dorothea dix
superintendent of nurses of the union army, worked toward ref…
sojourner truth
abolitinist, nursed union soilders
40 terms
Introduction to nursing
each step of research process 1-4
research steps continued 4-8
health care disparities
causes of health care disparities
1.identification of research-able problem: some things might…
5.implementation of the study: actually do the restudy... 6. dra…
differences in access to and the quality of health care provi…
race gender income age education disabilities sexual orientat…
each step of research process 1-4
1.identification of research-able problem: some things might…
research steps continued 4-8
5.implementation of the study: actually do the restudy... 6. dra…
19 terms
legal nurse
Statutory Law
Administrative Law
Case Law
criminal law
set forth by legislation—rights and privileges of citizens
Federal and State Agencies implement the statutory law—provid…
based on decisions that are made by the courts - based on pre…
protects the public from harmful acts
Statutory Law
set forth by legislation—rights and privileges of citizens
Administrative Law
Federal and State Agencies implement the statutory law—provid…
38 terms
Introduction to Nursing
Lavinia Dock
Dorothea Dix
Clara Barton
Lillian Wald
Active role in protests and women's suffrage; Pharmacology
Proper care for mentally ill patients in jail
"Angel of the Battlefield"; founded Red Cross
Founder of Henry Street Settlement; nursing in public schools
Lavinia Dock
Active role in protests and women's suffrage; Pharmacology
Dorothea Dix
Proper care for mentally ill patients in jail
19 terms
Introduction to nursing
Nursing
Nursing process
Associates degree nurse
Human flourishing
Process of human caring, care that addressed mind, body, spirit
Knowledge of physical, behavioral, biological and social scie…
Participates in diagnosis and treatment of human response to…
Advocate for patient and families that promote self-determina…
Nursing
Process of human caring, care that addressed mind, body, spirit
Nursing process
Knowledge of physical, behavioral, biological and social scie…
35 terms
Concepts of Nursing: Legal Issues
Statutory Law
Regulatory Law
Common Law
Civil Law
Laws created by the US Congress and state legislators. The la…
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies, like the St…
Laws enacted as a result of judicial decisions made in court…
Laws that protect the rights of the individual
Statutory Law
Laws created by the US Congress and state legislators. The la…
Regulatory Law
Reflects decisions made by administrative bodies, like the St…
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