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Unformatted text preview: SCHOOL OF NURSING NUR 108: Introduction to Nursing Fall 2011 Vicki Simpson PhD, RN, CHES Nico says welcome and keep those ears open! SCHOOL OF NURSING What is Nursing? Activity Using the letters provided for your row, come up with as many words as you can which describe what nursing is or what nurses do The Image of Nursing SCHOOL OF NURSING Historical and Theoretical Influences Florence Nightingale in her Notes on Nursing: What It Is and What It Is Not, defined nursing as having charge of the personal health of somebody and what nursing has to do is to put the patient in the best condition for nature to act upon him. Nursing theorist Virginia Henderson stated nurses help people, sick or well, to do those things needed for health or a peaceful death that people would do on their own if they had the strength, will, or knowledge. SCHOOL OF NURSING Definitions American Nurses Association Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of...
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