Essays about: "nursing systems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words nursing systems.

  1. 1. Hand hygiene compliance among nursing staff in a Philippine private hospital

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola/Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola/Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Mandy Ahlström; Carmelle Fajutrao Valles; [2014]
    Keywords : Guideline adherence; Compliance; Hand hygiene; Nursing care; Philippines;

    Abstract : BackgroundHealthcare-associated infections constitute a threat to patient safety and an economic burden on health systems worldwide. The most effective way to prevent healthcare-associated infections is through proper hand hygiene practice, but studies show that compliance is low. READ MORE

  2. 2. A case study on how the approach to human error guides the incident reporting among nurses in a hospital setting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssökerhet

    Author : Amanda Kuenstler; [2014]
    Keywords : incident reporting; nursing; FLMU06; human error; healthcare; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : For over a decade the healthcare industry has attempted to mimic the non-medical industry with the use of incident reporting as one of many tools used to increase patient safety. But often healthcare workers are trained to perfect individual performance and the incident reporting descriptions are frequently weighted with character flaws (Leape, 1997). READ MORE

  3. 3. Using Virtual World in Education: The case of Second Life .

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap, fysik och matematik, DFM; Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap, fysik och matematik, DFM

    Author : Viri Appaneni; Yenus Likisa; [2011]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : With technology being advanced and many new teaching methods being implemented, considering virtual worlds for teaching is quite innovative and interesting. A virtual environment is an artificially constructed  representation of a natural or imagined environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Maternal behaviour in pigs and its relation to piglet performance and survival

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Maria Blomberg; [2010]
    Keywords : sow; maternal behaviour; piglet survival; piglet mortality; piglet growth;

    Abstract : Piglet survival is of importance because it affects the farmer’s economy and the welfare of the pigs. There are several factors affecting piglet survival and they are often linked to each other. READ MORE

  5. 5. Individanpassad omvårdnad : ett steg mot optimal stationärvård för hund och katt

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Frida Rangbäck; Ida Sjöberg Lagerbäck; [2009]
    Keywords : Omvårdnad; Stationärvård; Individanpassad; Hund; Katt;

    Abstract : When nursing human patients during hospitalization, the nurse is the one responsible. The nursing is controlled by different models of nursing and careplans, shaped by every patient’s individual needs. This is to guarantee the quality of the care. The veterinary nurse is not ultimately responsible for patient care. READ MORE