The nurse’s goal is to help a patient to realize his or her role as a participant to achieve a goal and promote responsibility for self. In exploitation phase, patient’s trust is fully developed and uses the nursing resources to solve immediate problems. Finally, resolution phase, the patient no longer need nursing staff, and patient attains more self-reliance to deal with his or her problem. One of my home health patient who has type 2 diabetic, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and
This exemplified the need for patient’s autonomy, beneficence versus non-maleficence and truth telling. The nurse faced a barrier due to the physician hierarchical working style. Collaborating using a multi-disciplinary approach and communicating effectively in explaining the disease process could have better manage her symptoms and improve the quality of her remaining life. It is important that early detection and treatment options are discussed by the physicians in an honest and open manner. As patients performance status decline healthcare members should provide informed decisions regarding diagnosis, prognosis and
Introduction The aesthetic principle of nursing is respect for life, dignity, and rights of the patient. Aesthetical responsibilities of nurses in the process of working with the patient are a certain set of actions for the unconditional implementation. For example, respect for the patient and their right to self-determination, the identification of the will of anything, the promise to do no harm, to keep the word, and to cooperate with the patient. A patient is a person who needs nursing care and gets it. Patients may be of different sex, age, nationality, profession, social status, and health status.
If you look out for the wellbeing of you patient and express what is best for your patient then you are actively practicing the value of altruism in the field of nursing. Next, the professional value of autonomy. Autonomy is the personal value of one over themselves, free form control of others (96). An autonomous person is one who acts intentionally, with understanding and without the influences of others opinions on them. As a nurse it is important to know when to give your input and when to hold off.
A therapeutic nurse-patient relationship can be defined as the helping relationship which is based on common or in other words reciprocal trust and respect, the sustenance of both faith and hope, being sensitive with one self and others, and aiding with the fulfillment of one ‘s patient 's physical, sentimental, and spiritual needs with the means of one’s knowledge and ability. This caring relationship will develop when nurse and the patient come together as one in the occasion , resulting into cooperation and healing. Both adequate as well as efficient verbal and nonverbal communication is an essential element of the nurse-patient interaction. This therefore provides a care that in turn will enable your patient to be an equal partner in terms of attaining his or her own wellbeing back.
The Peplua model of nursing theory is used to develop a trusting and working relationship where by the patient engages in the self-care due to The nurse and patient work together so both become mature and knowledgeable in the process (Peplau, n.d.). As outlined in the health belief model, the patient perceives the susceptibility and threat to the life of untreated diabetic condition (As cited in Peplau, n.d). The psychiatric patient who has established interest in engaging in self-care through a program provided for psychiatric patients with diabetes. To explore provisions and resource provided by various interdisciplinary members of the community. Innitial period of two to three weeks is advocated with supervision ,to implement change on a diet to nursing theories approach, is given opputnity to in the community (Hultsjö, & Hjelm, 2012).
The Purpose of The Theory The purpose of Henderson’s theory is to give the principles that help construct practice and to generate further nursing knowledge. Considering doing so, it helps nurses to understand their purpose and role in nursing in the healthcare setting. Henderson believes that the unique function of the nurse is to help the person sick or well, in the performance of those activities contributing to health or its recovery (to a peaceful death) that he would do unaided if he had the strength, will or knowledge. In doing so will help him gain independence as quickly as possible (Burggraf, 2012). The Scope or Level of theory The scope or level of theory used by Henderson was a grand theory.
By using therapeutic communication, we can help them cope with the emotional distress of experiencing illness, whereas the utilizing science, professional experience, and knowledge can guide us how to treat their physical disease. I believe that one can reach optimal health and wellbeing through achieving balance in a spiritual, emotional and physical state of being. The contribution I hope to make to the nursing profession in the future is to become a leader and a mentor, who can inspire others to utilize a holistic approach to delivering optimal individualized care. To stay abreast of the innovation in the nursing profession, I am looking forward to joining the American Nurse Association, and eventually, participate in the evidence-based research, which directed on improving the quality and accessibility of health care across our nation and
Watson’s theory focuses on caring as the moral ideal of nursing and helping a person understand meaning in sickness, pain, and existence. The theory incorporates human caring with healing and life-learning steps of human caring (Sitzman, 2017). Caring is the moral ideal of human respect, and safety. She believed that respect and kindness are started with our inner being before we can care for others with respect and kindness (Painkihar, Mckenna, Stiglic, & Vrbnjak
These benefits include improving communications among disciplines, improving patient outcomes, and decreasing medical errors. I will discuss what effect interprofessional teamwork has on healthcare, and why this topic is important to nursing. Interprofessional teamwork effects healthcare in various ways. It mainly provides a system that allows several distinct individuals to come together and work collectively to improve how we care for patients. It is important because in the healthcare field one of our main goals is to treat and care for our patients holistically.
A good nurse is someone who is compassionate, empathetic, and has a desire to truly want to care for the well being of others. A good nurse is also someone who is knowledgeable and also stays current in the medical field. As an advocate, nurses should empower patients by motivating and encouraging them to be active in their own care, also making sure the patients voice is being heard, and ensuring proper care is being performed in the best interest of the patient. A nurse is also an educator; nurses have the responsibility of educating their patients on their medical condition when the patient does not understand their prognoses. When a patient has a lack of knowledge of the care that is being provided, the nurse also has a responsibility to explain the care and why it will help the patient in the process.
A Case Study: Healing and Autonomy Introduction Healing is the process of restoration of normal biological body functioning from a previously experienced illness. Autonomy is the respect of the patient decision on his/her fate. It is a basic right of the patient and the physician ruling ought to abide by it. This makes it mandatory for the health care provider responsibility to respect this patients ' right. For the process of healing to be amiably achieved there should be a cooperation of the patient and the nurse this elevates the confidentiality of the patient and make it easier of the functionality of the nurse.
This leads to a process of actions and reaction resulting in an interaction. An interaction is the goal directed portion of relationship built upon perception and communication. This leads to a transition, which is when mutually valued, as goals are achieved. Building a nurse-patient relationship with good communication is the key to mutually work towards an attainable goal to improve the patient 's’ health and quality of life. According to King “If nurses with special knowledge and skills communicate appropriate information to clients, mutual goal setting and goal attainment with occur” (as cited in McEwen & Wills, 2014, p. 176).
Therapeutic communication is a core factor in mental health nursing. It is important for a mental health nurse to have knowledge and interpersonal skills to communicate with a client who is experiencing a mental health disorder. Therefore, it allows a good relationship between a nurse and a client. Communication is an involvement with thinking, feeling and behaviour either its verbal, in writing or non verbal. Therapeutic communication is mostly client focused and is towards patient’s “goal directed”.