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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
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…
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
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
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
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
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
19 terms
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…
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…
342 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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
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…
157 terms
Nursing fundamentals
Carcin/o
Cephal/o
Cyst/o
Electronic/o
Cancer
Head
Urinary bladder
Electricity
Carcin/o
Cancer
Cephal/o
Head
106 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
albin
aden
angio
arterio
white
gland
blood vessel
artery
albin
white
aden
gland
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
45 terms
Nursing fundamentals: nursing process
What is the purpose of the nursing pro…
6 phases of nursing process
What is assessing
ANA standard of nursing assessment
Identify potential or actual client health problem ... Establis…
1. Assessment... 2. Diagnoses... 3. Planning outcomes... 4. Planning i…
Systematic gathering of information related to the client (ph…
Identify assessment as professional responsibility for RNs
What is the purpose of the nursing pro…
Identify potential or actual client health problem ... Establis…
6 phases of nursing process
1. Assessment... 2. Diagnoses... 3. Planning outcomes... 4. Planning i…
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…
5 terms
Nursing Fundamentals
Nursing Fundamentals
Vital signs
Assessment
Documentation
...
Human Health and Deseases
Respiratory system
Digestive system
Nursing Fundamentals
...
Vital signs
Human Health and Deseases
119 terms
fundamentals of nursing
Alturism
Autonomy
Human dignity
Integrety
A concern for eh welfare and well being of others... Relflected…
The right to self- determination... Reflected when the nurse re…
Respect for the inherent worth and uniqueness of individuals…
Acting in accordance with an appropriate code of ethics and a…
Alturism
A concern for eh welfare and well being of others... Relflected…
Autonomy
The right to self- determination... Reflected when the nurse re…
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…
Fundamentals of nursing
superficial pain
visceral pain
somatic pain
radiating pain
pain on the skin or just beneath the skin
activation of nociceptors of the thoracic, pelvic, or abdomin…
originates in the ligaments, tendons, nerves, and blood vesse…
starts at the origin but extends to other locations
superficial pain
pain on the skin or just beneath the skin
visceral pain
activation of nociceptors of the thoracic, pelvic, or abdomin…
197 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
Sairy Gamp
Clara Barton
Linda Richards
Mary Mahoney
Dicken's character in his book
Establish the American Red Cross
Initiated the practice of wearing uniform
The first African-American nurse
Sairy Gamp
Dicken's character in his book
Clara Barton
Establish the American Red Cross
98 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
Florence Nightingale
mildred montag
clara barton
mary agnes snivel
established the first nursing philosophy
developed the associate degree in nursing
founder of the American red cross
first president of the Canadian society of superintendents of…
Florence Nightingale
established the first nursing philosophy
mildred montag
developed the associate degree in nursing
294 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
REMISSION
EXACERBATION
Which term best describes the science…
Which nurse in history is credited wit…
when the disease is present, but the person does not experien…
the symptoms of a disease reappear
b. the knowledge base for care
d. Florence Nightingale
REMISSION
when the disease is present, but the person does not experien…
EXACERBATION
the symptoms of a disease reappear
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…
36 terms
1.01 Nursing Fundamentals.
Acute illness
CARE
CCRC
Chronic Illness
An illness that has a rapid onset, usually severe and intense…
Center for Aide Regulation and Education
Continuing Care Retirement Facility
An on-going illness that is slow or gradual in onset; it has…
Acute illness
An illness that has a rapid onset, usually severe and intense…
CARE
Center for Aide Regulation and Education
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…
192 terms
Fundamentals Nursing PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT
health assessment
nursing assessments focus on....
what are the purposes of a physical as…
where would you do a comphrehensive as…
comprehensive assessment of the physical, mental, spiritual,…
the clients functional abilities and physical responses to il…
to obtain base line data, to identify collaborative problems,…
annual physical, outpatient appointment, inpatient setting, a…
health assessment
comprehensive assessment of the physical, mental, spiritual,…
nursing assessments focus on....
the clients functional abilities and physical responses to il…
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…
152 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing
What does a safe environment imply?
What are the National patient safety g…
Senttinel
True/False Falls are a common problem.
The freedom of injury with a focus on helping to prevent fall…
Evidence-based practice and help to improve patient safety.
an unexpected occurrence involving death or serious physical…
True
What does a safe environment imply?
The freedom of injury with a focus on helping to prevent fall…
What are the National patient safety g…
Evidence-based practice and help to improve patient safety.
45 terms
Nursing Fundamentals Pain Management
Cutaneous or superficial pain
Visceral pain
Deep somatic pain
Radiating pain
Arises in skin or sub q tissue.
Stimulation of deep internal pain receptors. Labor pain, bowe…
Originates in ligaments, tendons, nerves, blood vessels, and…
Starts at origin but extends to other locations. Heartburn.
Cutaneous or superficial pain
Arises in skin or sub q tissue.
Visceral pain
Stimulation of deep internal pain receptors. Labor pain, bowe…
677 terms
ATI Fundamentals for Nursing
Medicare
Medicaid
Traditional Insurance
Managed Care Organizations (MCOs)
public federally funded programs. clients over age 65 and/or…
for clients with low income. is federally funded and individu…
reimburses for services on fee-for-service basis.
comprehensive care is overseen by a primary care provider & f…
Medicare
public federally funded programs. clients over age 65 and/or…
Medicaid
for clients with low income. is federally funded and individu…
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