Essays Tagged: "American Nurses Association"

Male Circumcision: A Social and Medical Misconception

studies do associate a relationship between the incidence of venereal disease and circumcision, the American Academy of Pediatrics found existing reports inconclusive and conflicting in results. (Lund ... STDs. Despite these facts, circumcision is still performed as a routine procedure.As stated in the American Nurses' Association (ANA) Code of Ethics (1985), nurse's are required to have knowledge rel ...

(6 pages) 149 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Advanced Nursing Practice.

are respected role models for Registered Nurses.What are Advanced Practice Nurses?As defined by the American Nurses' Association Congress of Nursing Practice:Nurses in advanced clinical nursing practi ... own licensing and certification criteria. Nurse Practitioners may have to get certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or a specialty nursing organization. After receiving sta ...

(10 pages) 475 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Personal Values Reflection

o these simulations apply to medicine and what the clinicians do? The realization came when I read: Americans rely on the healthcare system for the maintenance and improvement of personal health, whic ... often involves care in the hospital setting (Insitute of Medicine, 2000). Patients believe that the American healthcare system provides the highest quality and safest care in the world (Insitute of Me ...

(4 pages) 276 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


legislature. These laws are derived from an official code of ethics that was first published by The American Nurses Association in 1971.Compensation commensurate with work falls short when compared wi ... ducational programs that prepare nurses for the practice of nursing"(Catalano,2000,p.10). Also, the American Nurses Association (ANA) which "is more concerned with the quality of nursing practice in t ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Cheating Vs Collaboration: Professional Accountabl

ve statements. In View the code online (the code of ethics). Retrieved September 10, 2005, from The American Nurses Association, Inc Web site: Student cata ...

(4 pages) 68 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Personal Philosophy of Nursing

our knowledge, skills and available resources, so we can improve our patient's quality of life. The American Nurses Association, ANA, defines nursing as "the protection, promotion, optimization of hea ...

(2 pages) 177 0 5.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Hospital Quality Alliance Assignment: Discuss the Hospital Quality Alliance and its significance for hospitals.

provement. "This collaboration includes the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the American Hospital Association, the Federation of American Hospitals, and the Association of American ... ity, the National Quality Forum, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, American Medical Association, American Nurses Association, National Association of Children's Hospit ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

Adolescent Risk Taking Michael Denver

ing to develop autonomy from authority figures and to develop significant relationships with peers (American Nurses Association, 2003, p. 10). The types of risk taking behaviour that adolescents parti ... alth and credit behaviour among 18 to 25 year-old college students [Electronic version]. Journal of American collage health 56(2), 101-108.American Nurses Association (2003). Anticipatory guidance for ...

(13 pages) 75 1 3.7 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Conflict Negotiation Scenario

mal number of conflicts.ReferencesANA 2001 Approved Provisions. (2001). Retrieved May 24, 2009,From American Nurses Association, Nursing world: ...

(3 pages) 57 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Care Management Model

o determine and meet the needs of the patient also impacts the resources allotted and required. The American Nurses Association's Scope and Standards for Nurse Administrators cites the need for qualit ... rocess; this is then evaluated.Managed CareEnd stage renal disease (ESRD) accounts for over 400,000 Americans. Renal disease results in a total of 7% of Medicare's budget and a total of $23 billion do ...

(15 pages) 250 0 4.6 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Elder Abuse

alty.IntroductionOver the recent years research suggests an estimate of more than two million older Americans have fallen victims of physical, emotional\psychological, or other forms of abuse and negl ... field of forensic nursing is one of the latest specialty areas that have been registered under the American Nurses Association. (ANA). The International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) states c ...

(9 pages) 59 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Professional Knowledge and Abilities

career by furthering their knowledge of nursing and provides an abundant amount of information. The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only professional organization that represents over three m ... that nurses are treated with care and are given the right resources. The ANA work closely with The American Nurse and the official journal American Nurse Today. These two journals provide their servi ...

(2 pages) 81 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Risk Management: Falls

of accidents and injuries (Sullivan & Decker, 2009). This paper will discuss a program that the American Nurses Association (ANA), Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Joint Co ... nt was the number of core PCU staff on the unit on the day the two falls occurred. According to the American Nurses Association (ANA, 2009), the Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act would call for a sta ...

(5 pages) 88 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Ethical and Legal Issues

thical behaviors of healthcare workers are analyzed. The governing bodies of healthcare such as the American Nurses Association and the American Medical Association mandate healthcare workers to uphol ...

(5 pages) 163 0 4.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Key Historical Developments in Nursing Research

er feels have had the most influential contributions to nursing research, Florence Nightingale, the American Nurses Association, nursing research journal publications, research funding developments as ... death (Burns & Grove, 2007). Her theories are perceived as the foundation of modern day nursing.American Nurses AssociationAnother key contributor to nursing research and nursing research utilizat ...

(4 pages) 79 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Code of Ethics for Nursing

airness. This concern is personified in the specifications of nursing care to those in society. The American Nurses Association has developed the nursing code of ethics that covers the obligations of ... ursing's own comprehension of nursing responsibilities to humanity.Clarity of GoalsThe goals of the American Nursing Association code of ethics are articulated clearly. The goals of the American Nursi ...

(5 pages) 166 1 2.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Professional Knowledge and Abilities

veloping professional knowledge and abilities impact career success. For this paper, I will use the American Nurses Association (ANA) to explain how this organization сan contribute towards incr ... this organization сan contribute towards increasing professional knowledge and abilities. The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only professional association that comprises over three mil ...

(2 pages) 60 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Management of Healthcare Organization

itation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), the Healthcare Quality Certification Board (HQCB), the American Medical Association (AMA), and the American Nurses Association (ANA) (Bodenheimer, 1999).Ma ... A framework. Journal of Continuing Education in Healthcare, 15, 146-164.Bodenheimer, T. (1999). The American health care system-the movement for improved quality in health care. The New England Journa ...

(12 pages) 62 0 0.0 Feb/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Emergency Response

nd to promote, maintain, and restore health,advocating for systems-level changes to improve health (American Nurses Association, 2008). They are charged with the responsibility to investigate, identif ... quickly during a potential fire. This frees the highly trained professional responders, such as the American Red Cross and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention to direct emergency interventio ...

(8 pages) 10 0 0.0 Sep/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

The Ethical Issue of Foregoing Nutrition and Hydration in End-of-Life Care

r of Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph's case can be found in the end-of-life position statement released by the American Nurses Association (ANA) in 2010. According to the ANA Position Statement (2010), nurses ar ... them away and Mr. Black to provide such service in support and respect of their decision.ReferencesAmerican Nurses Association. (2010). Registered nurses' roles and responsibilities in providing expe ...

(8 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine