November 7, 2014

Residential Care Transformed: Revisiting 'The Last Refuge'

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S. residents will be aged 65+, compared to just under 10% of the population in 1970![iv] Gerontological nurses typically focus in working with elderly patients. Older people take various medications for heart disease, and to treat respiratory problems, gastrointestinal disorders and arthritis. Therefore, the need for Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners will also expand to handle health promotion and disease prevention needs of the geriatric population.
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November 6, 2014

Nursing Hours: Identifying the Level of Registered Nursing

Iain Carpenter, Michelle Perry

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The course seeks to validate this through the development of expert gerontological nursing to meet the complex needs of older people in a variety of care settings. Demonstrate core professional clues and ethical/legal standards in the implementation of the adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner role. Nursing assistants must complete a state-approved education program and must pass their state’s competency exam. April 3, 2012 Extended and nontraditional families are creating new relationship models--and challenges Love 'em or hate 'em, family really matters in shaping happiness and well-being.
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November 6, 2014

Gerontological Nursing byEliopoulos

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He is particularly interested in the development and evaluation of psychoeducational nursing interventions to improve quality of life in patients with serious chronic illness by increasing their capability to self-manage uncertainty, distress, and symptoms associated with their disease. As a result, many employers are working to ensure that a large percentage (if not all) of their nursing workforce have a BSN. Visit Now> Explore the new special issue from The Journal of Gerontology: Biological Sciences, "Moving Geroscience into Uncharted Waters."
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November 6, 2014

The Nutrition of Older Adults

Geoffrey P. Webb

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Students on foreign student visas must present evidence of professional standing in their respective countries. Socioeconomic, psychological, and cultural factors Low income,beliefs and superstitions regarding food and dietary habits, social isolation, depression and loneliness from loss of spouse, family members and friends can decrease the quantity and quality of the diet. 4. She completed her PhD in nursing and a Post-Master’s Certificate in nurse education at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Nursing in August 2011.
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November 6, 2014

Quick Reference To Wound Care: Palliative, Home, and

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We encourage you to explore the links found on the menu to learn more about the Fisher Institute for Health and Well-Being. The income level you can earn will depend upon your specialization area, work experience, and certification. Additionally, DNP students are eligible for other School of Nursing-specific aid (teaching assistantships, scholarships, nurse traineeship funds, and the Nurse Faculty Loan Program); Visit our tuition & financial aid website for more information.
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November 6, 2014

Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Aging: 1st (First) Edition

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Before choosing to become a nurse, one must first examine themselves and look to see if they have the right qualities for this demanding job. Clearly, genetic selection could not have operated so quickly, and nongenetic factors had to be the cause of this startling increase in life expectancy. Gerontologists might also work directly with older individuals. The Gainful Employment Disclosure provides information about the cost of the program, ways to finance education and success rates.
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November 6, 2014

Medication Management in Care of Older People

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Applicants are expected to ensure that the Graduate School and the College of Nursing receive all supporting credentials by the final filing date. As you can tell, there is plenty of room for advancement if you choose this nursing path via additional education or with relevant work experience. Growth outlook: Job growth for travel nurses should be in line with overall projected growth for registered nurses: 26% through 2020. The curriculum helps students understand community environments as well as nurturing and building relationships with community agencies.
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November 5, 2014

Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Review and Resource Manual

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Nursing classrooms, labs and computer centers at the UTHSC are equipped with cutting-edge teaching technology. In 2006, she was named Ann Henshaw Gardiner Distinguished Professor (one of the first distinguished professorships in the School of Nursing). Upon completing this specialization, graduates will be prepared to: Pursue national certification and state credentialing. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, Master of Science in Nursing degree and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs at the University of Nevada, Reno Orvis School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation ).
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November 5, 2014

Manual of Geriatric Nursing

Angela Simon Staab

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The DNP program at UM-Flint also offers an alternate admission path for practicing registered nurses that have completed bachelor’s degrees in other areas outside the nursing field. Due to the current significant delays in processing licensure paperwork at the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), if you are planning to apply for endorsement (reciprocity) into California as an RN from another state, U.
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November 5, 2014

Aging - The Natural Process Video

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This certificate is open to any NIU graduate student or graduate student-at-large in good academic standing in the university. Additionally, taking a gerontology course may simply satisfy your personal interest in gerontology. Corazzini’s research is nursing management in long-term care, especially delegation and the role of professional nursing in nursing homes. They learn knowledge and skills through service learning, volunteering, community research and visits to senior services locations.
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