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235 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
Fundamentals of Nursing
Assess
Diagnose
Plan
Implement
Gather information about patients condotion
Identify patients problem
Set goals of care and desired outcomes and identify appropria…
Preform the nursing actions identified in planning
Assess
Gather information about patients condotion
Diagnose
Identify patients problem
Fundamentals of Nursing
Characteristics of fall risk
D.A.M.E
True or False: Physical restraints pre…
List negative outcomes of restraint use.
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
False. Physical restraints increase the possibility of seriou…
Fall risk, skin breakdown, incontinence, depression, aspirati…
Characteristics of fall risk
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
D.A.M.E
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
141 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Homes for the aged are licensed by the…
Home Health Agencies
OBRA
HIPAA
County department of social services
allows patients home care services in order to remain at home
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act - Federal law applies to al…
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act - 1996- w…
Homes for the aged are licensed by the…
County department of social services
Home Health Agencies
allows patients home care services in order to remain at home
235 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
78 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
Characteristics of fall risk
D.A.M.E
True or False: Physical restraints pre…
List negative outcomes of restraint use.
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
False. Physical restraints increase the possibility of seriou…
Fall risk, skin breakdown, incontinence, depression, aspirati…
Characteristics of fall risk
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
D.A.M.E
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
35 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Preventative care (and example)
Primary care (and example)
Secondary care (and example)
Tertiary care (and example)
focus on education and equipping patient to reduce and contro…
emphasis on health care promotion (vision screening)
diagnoses and treatment of acute illness and injury (emergenc…
provision of specialized and highly technical care (burn cent…
Preventative care (and example)
focus on education and equipping patient to reduce and contro…
Primary care (and example)
emphasis on health care promotion (vision screening)
235 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
Fundamentals of Nursing
Characteristics of fall risk
D.A.M.E
True or False: Physical restraints pre…
List negative outcomes of restraint use.
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
False. Physical restraints increase the possibility of seriou…
Fall risk, skin breakdown, incontinence, depression, aspirati…
Characteristics of fall risk
Over 65, history of falls, impaired vision or balance, altere…
D.A.M.E
Drug and alcohol use... Age related physiologic status... Med…
134 terms
Nursing fundamentals
Associate degree
Baccalaureate degree
Master's degree
Doctoral degree
The associate degree is awarded by a college after satisfacto…
4 year program, required for graduate school as well as certa…
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a ba…
also called a doctorate; the highest degree awarded by a grad…
Associate degree
The associate degree is awarded by a college after satisfacto…
Baccalaureate degree
4 year program, required for graduate school as well as certa…
235 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
138 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
• 1. Which of the following scenarios…
2. Upon request, a medical professiona…
3. Which of the following choices best…
1) The ANA Code of Ethics makes provis…
Answer: C... Rationale: Administering medications, aiding with p…
Answer: B... Rationale: Assisted suicide occurs when a patient i…
Answer: B... Rationale: According to Berman and Snyder, morality…
answer: B... rationale: according to our presenter Dr. Saulo-Lew…
• 1. Which of the following scenarios…
Answer: C... Rationale: Administering medications, aiding with p…
2. Upon request, a medical professiona…
Answer: B... Rationale: Assisted suicide occurs when a patient i…
Fundamentals of Nursing
Cane Walking
Chest Tube
Delegation to Unlicensed Assistive Per…
Basics of Delegation
COAL... C- Cane... O- Opposite... A- Affected ... L- Leg... When assisting…
Chest Tube Pulled... An occlusive dressing is used if a chest tu…
Nurses usually delegate to unlicensed assistive personnel (UA…
E- Evaluate... A- Assess... T- Teach... Delegation of certain tasks m…
Cane Walking
COAL... C- Cane... O- Opposite... A- Affected ... L- Leg... When assisting…
Chest Tube
Chest Tube Pulled... An occlusive dressing is used if a chest tu…
Fundamentals of Nursing
FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE
DOROTHEA DIX
CLARA BARTON
ASSESSMENT
1854-1860- makes major contributions to modern nursing, is na…
1861-1865- establishes the Nurse Corps of the US Army during…
practiced nursing on Civil War battlefields and founded the A…
the RN collects comprehensive data petinent to the patient's…
FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE
1854-1860- makes major contributions to modern nursing, is na…
DOROTHEA DIX
1861-1865- establishes the Nurse Corps of the US Army during…
Nursing Fundamental
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Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
138 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
• 1. Which of the following scenarios…
2. Upon request, a medical professiona…
3. Which of the following choices best…
1) The ANA Code of Ethics makes provis…
Answer: C... Rationale: Administering medications, aiding with p…
Answer: B... Rationale: Assisted suicide occurs when a patient i…
Answer: B... Rationale: According to Berman and Snyder, morality…
answer: B... rationale: according to our presenter Dr. Saulo-Lew…
• 1. Which of the following scenarios…
Answer: C... Rationale: Administering medications, aiding with p…
2. Upon request, a medical professiona…
Answer: B... Rationale: Assisted suicide occurs when a patient i…
63 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Which of the following statements is t…
A 40 year old nurse is taking a health…
Which population should the nurse care…
What is one way nurses can develop cul…
A
B
White Middle Class
Objectively examine own beliefs, values, and practices
Which of the following statements is t…
A
A 40 year old nurse is taking a health…
B
80 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
1.Discuss the development of nursing r…
2.QSEN
3. Describe the roles and career oppor…
4. Provider of Care
Competencies for Nurses (QSEN); Patient-centered care, teamwo…
Qualtiy and Safety Education for Nurses: an initiative to res…
..
Nurses who provide direct patient care in an acute care setting
1.Discuss the development of nursing r…
Competencies for Nurses (QSEN); Patient-centered care, teamwo…
2.QSEN
Qualtiy and Safety Education for Nurses: an initiative to res…
Nursing Fundamentals
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Who established the Frontier Nursing S…
Who was a pioneering crusader for the…
Florence Nightingale
Clara Barton
Mary Breckenridge
Dorthea Dix
Who was the founder of modern nursing…
Florence Nightingale
Who was the founder of the Red Cross?
Clara Barton
Nursing Fundamentals - Nursing Process
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
When evaluating an elderly client's bl…
Which of the following behaviors by th…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proce…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objectiv…
A. Compare this reading against defined... Rationale: Analysis…
A. Admitting not knowing how to do a procedure and requesting…
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proce…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objectiv…
43 terms
FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING
CRITICAL THINKING
CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS
INTERPRETATION
ANALYSIS
COMPLEX AND CONTINUOUS PROCESS OF REASONING CHARACTERIZED BY…
I AM IN ENGLAND EX SERCISING: INTERPRETATION, ANALYSIS, INFER…
BE ORDERLY IN DATA COLLECTION, LOOK FOR PATTERNS TO CATEGORIZ…
BE OPEN-MINDED AS YOU LOOK AT INFORMATION ABOUT A PATIENT. DO…
CRITICAL THINKING
COMPLEX AND CONTINUOUS PROCESS OF REASONING CHARACTERIZED BY…
CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS
I AM IN ENGLAND EX SERCISING: INTERPRETATION, ANALYSIS, INFER…
30 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
During which part of the client interv…
The nurse is most likely to collect ti…
The nurse should avoid asking the clie…
The nurse needs to validate which of t…
A. Introduction... Rationale: Asking about the weather initiate…
A. "Would you describe what you are feeling?"... Rationale: Thi…
B. "You are really excited about the plastic surgery, aren't…
C. The client reported an infected tow... Rationale: Validation…
During which part of the client interv…
A. Introduction... Rationale: Asking about the weather initiate…
The nurse is most likely to collect ti…
A. "Would you describe what you are feeling?"... Rationale: Thi…
Nursing Fundamentals - Unit 1
Health care-acquired infection (HAI)
Where most health care-acquired infect…
Six elements in the chain of infection
Methods of transmission of organisms
when a patient develops an infection that was not present or…
-urinary tract... -surgical or traumatic wounds... -respiratory tra…
-infectious agent... -reservoir... -portal of exit... -transmission... -p…
-Direct... -Indirect... -Droplet... -Airborne
Health care-acquired infection (HAI)
when a patient develops an infection that was not present or…
Where most health care-acquired infect…
-urinary tract... -surgical or traumatic wounds... -respiratory tra…
126 terms
Fundamentals Nursing Test 4
Tub/Shower Bath Temp
Perineal Care
Bed Bath
Contraindications to shavings
110-115 F
Pt in dorsal recumbent ... Female on bedpan... Male clean towel... Pub…
110-115 F Water... washcloth into mitt... eye from nose toward ear…
drugs that interfere with clotting ... aspirin use ... hemophilia... l…
Tub/Shower Bath Temp
110-115 F
Perineal Care
Pt in dorsal recumbent ... Female on bedpan... Male clean towel... Pub…
58 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
A charge nurse is discussing the respo…
A nurse is caring for a postoperative…
A nurse is preparing to insert an IV c…
A nurse is preparing to administer Dem…
Have family members wear a gown and gloves when visiting.
Determine the reasons why the client is refusing to use the i…
Thread the IV catheter so that the hub rests at the insertion…
Have another nurse witness the disposal of the excess medicat…
A charge nurse is discussing the respo…
Have family members wear a gown and gloves when visiting.
A nurse is caring for a postoperative…
Determine the reasons why the client is refusing to use the i…
111 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Disinfection
Localized Infection
Healthcare associated infection
Pathogen
Process by which pathogens excepts spores destroyed.
An infection in one area of the body.
An infection that is acquired while cared for in a healthcare…
Microorganisms that cause infection in humans.
Disinfection
Process by which pathogens excepts spores destroyed.
Localized Infection
An infection in one area of the body.
109 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
The P in "PQRST"
The Q in "PQRST"
The R in "PQRST"
The S in "PQRST"
PERCIPITATE (WHAT BRING IT ON) PALATES (WHAT STOPS IT)
QUALITY OF PAIN
REGION OF PAIN
SEVERITY OF PAIN 1-3 MILD 4-6 MODERATE 7-10 SEVERE
The P in "PQRST"
PERCIPITATE (WHAT BRING IT ON) PALATES (WHAT STOPS IT)
The Q in "PQRST"
QUALITY OF PAIN
37 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Oral Temp Range
Rectal Temp Range
Axilla Temp Range
Tympanic Temp Range
97.6 - 99.6
98.6. - 100.6
96.6. - 98.6
96.6 - 99.7
Oral Temp Range
97.6 - 99.6
Rectal Temp Range
98.6. - 100.6
67 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
Aims of nursing
promoting health
preventing illness
restoring health
promoting health, preventing illness, restoring health, facil…
promoting good physical, mental and emotional health by ident…
reduce the risk of illness by avoiding or achieving early det…
performing assessments that detect an illness refering questi…
Aims of nursing
promoting health, preventing illness, restoring health, facil…
promoting health
promoting good physical, mental and emotional health by ident…
157 terms
Nursing fundamentals
Carcin/o
Cephal/o
Cyst/o
Electronic/o
Cancer
Head
Urinary bladder
Electricity
Carcin/o
Cancer
Cephal/o
Head
Nursing Fundamentals
albin
aden
angio
arterio
white
gland
blood vessel
artery
albin
white
aden
gland
61 terms
Nursing Fundamentals CH 1
Health
licensure
nursing practice act
nursing
a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being
to be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
The law that defines and regulates the practice of nursing in…
profession that focuses on the holistic person receiving heal…
Health
a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being
licensure
to be given a license to practice nursing in a state or provi…
17 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Acute illness
Chronic Illness
Citation (Cite)
Competence
a sudden illness from which a person is expected to recover
an on-going illness, slow or gradual in onset; it has no know…
To find a problem in a LTC facility through a survey done by…
the ability to do something well
Acute illness
a sudden illness from which a person is expected to recover
Chronic Illness
an on-going illness, slow or gradual in onset; it has no know…
Nursing Fundamentals- Nursing Diagnosis
Nursing Diagnosis
Actual Nursing Diagnostic:
Medical Diagnosis
Risk Nursing Diagnosis
Clinical judgement about the patient in response to an actual…
the patient has a response to a health condition, it is suppo…
Identification of a disease condition based on specific evalu…
Patient is vulnerable to developing the human response to hea…
Nursing Diagnosis
Clinical judgement about the patient in response to an actual…
Actual Nursing Diagnostic:
the patient has a response to a health condition, it is suppo…
46 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing Chapter 2
Healthcare delivery system
Emphasis on population wellness
health services pyramid
health services pyramid
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
from this various healthcare models have been generated
1. manages health instead of illness... 2. emphasis is on wellne…
Healthcare delivery system
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
Emphasis on population wellness
from this various healthcare models have been generated
88 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing Unit 3
Asepsis
Antigen
Antibody
Disinfection
Absence of disease-producing microorganisms using methods to…
Foreign material capable of inducing a specific immune response
Body's response to a specific antigen
Destroys all microorganisms except spores
Asepsis
Absence of disease-producing microorganisms using methods to…
Antigen
Foreign material capable of inducing a specific immune response
20 terms
Nursing Fundamentals- Nursing Process
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
When evaluating an elderly client's bl…
Which of the following behaviors by th…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proces…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objective…
A. Compare this reading against defined... Rationale: Analysis o…
A. Admitting not knowing how to do a procedure and requesting…
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proces…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objective…
24 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
vital signs
5 measurements of vital signs
When should you measure patient vitals?
Average oral adult temperature
suggests assessment of vital or critical physiological functi…
temperature, heart rate, pain, pulse oximetry, respiration
first admitted, shift changes, every 4-8 hr at hospital, expe…
98 F
vital signs
suggests assessment of vital or critical physiological functi…
5 measurements of vital signs
temperature, heart rate, pain, pulse oximetry, respiration
Unit 1-Fundamentals in Nursing
mobility
immobility
Friction
Range of Motion (ROM)
ability to engage in unrestricted activity; this is an indica…
inability to engage in activity, usually related to a certain…
Force that occurs in direction of opposite movement.
position of body parts in relation to each other.
mobility
ability to engage in unrestricted activity; this is an indica…
immobility
inability to engage in activity, usually related to a certain…
118 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Scope of nursing
Nurse Practice Acts
Standards of Nursing Practice
Malpractice
promote health and wellness, prevent illness, restore health,…
Regulate the practice of nursing in the US and Canada... *Common…
Describes the responsibilities for which the nurses are accou…
For this to occur it must be shown there is a relationship be…
Scope of nursing
promote health and wellness, prevent illness, restore health,…
Nurse Practice Acts
Regulate the practice of nursing in the US and Canada... *Common…
19 terms
Fundamentals of nursing
Whistle blowing
HIPPA
EHR
PHR
warning from organization to the public concerning wrong doin…
Health insurance portability and accountability act
electronic health record
personal health record
Whistle blowing
warning from organization to the public concerning wrong doin…
HIPPA
Health insurance portability and accountability act
59 terms
Exam 1: Fundamentals of Nursing
Contact precaution
Droplet precaution
Airborne precaution
Protective isolation precautions
Used for infections and diseases spread via contact (ie. C. d…
Used when known or suspected diseases that are spread through…
Used when known or suspected diseases that are spread through…
Used by nurse when caring for a patient with a compromised im…
Contact precaution
Used for infections and diseases spread via contact (ie. C. d…
Droplet precaution
Used when known or suspected diseases that are spread through…
Nursing Fundamentals
Nursing Fundamentals
Vital signs
Assessment
Documentation
...
Human Health and Deseases
Respiratory system
Digestive system
Nursing Fundamentals
...
Vital signs
Human Health and Deseases
89 terms
Nursing Fundamentals Final
What does the International Council of…
What doe the American Nurses Associati…
What does the National League for Nurs…
What does the Association of Colleges…
The ICN provides a way for national nursing organizations to…
The ANA is an association of nurses that works for the improv…
Organization of nurses and laypeople concerned with improving…
National voice for baccalaureate and higher degrees in nursin…
What does the International Council of…
The ICN provides a way for national nursing organizations to…
What doe the American Nurses Associati…
The ANA is an association of nurses that works for the improv…
Fundamentals of Nursing
Critical Thinking
Clinical Reasoning
Problem Solving
Decision Making
provides a framework for reflection on judgements and actions…
uses critical thinking, knowledge, and experience to develop…
Systematic, analytic approach of finding solution to the prob…
Choosing a solution or answer from among different options; o…
Critical Thinking
provides a framework for reflection on judgements and actions…
Clinical Reasoning
uses critical thinking, knowledge, and experience to develop…
80 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
1.Discuss the development of nursing r…
2.QSEN
3. Describe the roles and career oppor…
4. Provider of Care
Competencies for Nurses (QSEN); Patient-centered care, teamwo…
Qualtiy and Safety Education for Nurses: an initiative to res…
..
Nurses who provide direct patient care in an acute care setting
1.Discuss the development of nursing r…
Competencies for Nurses (QSEN); Patient-centered care, teamwo…
2.QSEN
Qualtiy and Safety Education for Nurses: an initiative to res…
20 terms
Nursing Fundamentals- Nursing Process
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
When evaluating an elderly client's bl…
Which of the following behaviors by th…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proces…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objective…
A. Compare this reading against defined... Rationale: Analysis o…
A. Admitting not knowing how to do a procedure and requesting…
A client comes to the walk-in clinic w…
A. Assessment... Rationale: The first step in the nursing proces…
The nurse is measuring the client's ur…
B. The client's urine output was 450 mL.... Rationale: Objective…
337 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
alias
aphasia
assertiveness
body language
an assigned name under which certain clients are admitted to…
an abnormal neurologic condition in which a person is unable…
confidence without aggression or passivity, an important skill…
impressions one conveys through body movements and posture, e…
alias
an assigned name under which certain clients are admitted to…
aphasia
an abnormal neurologic condition in which a person is unable…
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