What is Health?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Health is the extent to which an individual or
group is able to realize aspirations and satisfy
needs, and change or cope with the
Health is seen as a resource for everyday living;
Clinical Exam Review: 9:40 am
Dont have to wear scrubs
Bring 2 copies
Look at what was remarked for midterms, Chateau Park, mini care plans (critical thinking)
2 copies of clinical course log (sent in email)
2 copies of clinical skills checklist
What is chronicity? What is disability? What theoretical frameworks can assist us to
apply health promotion & protections
strategies to promote adaptation &
The Case of Walker Cuspid
85 year old widower
In todays class we will:
Define chronicity and disability
Discuss the prevalence and impact of
chronic disease and disability among
Welcome to 63-173
Class of 2019 !
Course /class expectations
Who is Prof. Walsh?
Presentation by: Jason Horn Writing Support
Walsh Winter 2014
This week, you will explore:
The meaning of aging
Theories of ag
Comfort & Caring
Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
What is caring?
Is it unique to nursing?
Does caring = curing?
Can we care without curing?
Can we cure without caring?
Caring Its Relat
October 5th, 2015
Refer to Arnold and Boggs, pp. 163-166
Individuals need to accomplish one task before
moving on to another.
Mastering one task before the next is necessary
for success in life.
Erik Erikson (contd)
THE ART OF
A FRAMEWORK FOR
The Art of Helping
Robert R. Carkhuff, PhD a
Based on the assumption
that relationships are the
basis for all human growth
The Principles of Teaching &
Monday, October 19th,2015
Questions to Ponder
Why is health teaching integral in
Why do nurses teach?
Where do nurses teach?
Goals of Client Education
Promoting & maintaining health &
Stress, Strain, Conflict &
October 19th, 2015
key terms stress, strain,
Describe theories related to stress and
Apply the nursing process to promoting
healthy coping and positive stress
Refer to Handout on the Bevis
Philosophical Foundation &
Key Theoretical Concepts & Schematic Model
Humanism - emphasizes the value, beauty
& importance of being human &
concerned action geare
Ch.5: Documentation and Interprofessional Comm.
< 60% of all serious errors In health care (sentinel events) involved failures of comm as the root
Patient health record: legal doc., used for comm among health care team members, care