Essays about: "health and safety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 216 essays containing the words health and safety.

  1. 1. Language barriers in nursing care

    University essay from

    Author : Mari Lyytikäinen; Mi Tran; [2017-02-13]
    Keywords : language barriers; communication barriers; transcultural nursing; cultural competence; nursing care; interpreters;

    Abstract : Nurses today are faced with the challenges of caring in a multicultural environment. One ofthese challenges is the inability to communicate with the patient due to differences inlanguage. Communication plays a key role in the nurse-patient relationship and determinesthe outcome of the care provided. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inequities in health care: lessons from New Zealand : A qualitative interview study about the cultural safety theory

    University essay from Röda Korsets Högskola; Röda Korsets Högskola

    Author : Cecilia Eriksson; Linn Eriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Cultural Safety; Inequity; New Zealand; Māori; Kulturell Säkerhet; Māori; Nya Zeeland; Orättvisor;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND: According to the World Health Organisation, the indigenous Māori are reportedly the most marginalised ethnic group with the poorest health status in New Zealand. Cultural safety theory is a part of nursing programmes in New Zealand with the aim to reduce inequities within the health care system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tjejers villkor på spontanidrottsplatser : Hur man kan stimulera unga tjejers spontana fysiska aktivitet på en idrottsplats - en fallstudie om Alby Folkhälsopark

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Malin Croner; [2017]
    Keywords : genusperspektiv på idrott; Alby Folkhälsopark; spontanidrott; näridrottsplatser; jämställdhet i landskapsarkitektur; genusmedveten gestaltning; offentliga rummet; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats bygger på en litteratur- och en fallstudie om unga tjejer i det offentliga rummet och idrottsplatser. Den problematiserar och undersöker det faktum att tjejer, i lägre grad än killar nyttjar idrottsplatser för spontan fysisk aktivitet. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding the Zimbabwe situation through the human security lens 2005-2009

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Rachel Rufu; [2016-03-24]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The human security concept emerged as a result of contemporary global developments that triggered the manifestation of risks threatening the safety, survival and welfare of human beings. As such, there was need to widen the scope and meaning of security by shifting attention and resources away from state protection concerns towards other emerging areas important to human survival and well being. READ MORE

  5. 5. A study of how risk management can be developed in large industrial R&D projects

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Hanna Bertilsson; [2016]
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    Abstract : Background The interest for risk management has increased a lot during the last years and today it is that important that the customers are demanding the work from the contractors. To make the work easier many tools and aids have been developed but how the real actual work performs within the project teams is something that has not got that much attention in earlier studies. READ MORE