Essays about: "patient involvement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words patient involvement.

  1. 1. Registered nurses' experiences of meeting patients' spiritual needs in a hospital setting in Peru

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Elsa Helg; Brenda Soto Ticona; [2019]
    Keywords : Peru; Registered nurses experience; Spiritual care; Spiritual needs.;

    Abstract : Background Spirituality is within into every person even though the spiritual experience is always individual. Well-being and happiness are related to the amount of spirituality influencingone’s life. Patients spiritual distress and needs often emerge from their experience of suffering. READ MORE

  2. 2. Home-Based Care in an Economically Poor Community: An Interview StudyHome-Based Care in an Economically Poor Community: An Interview Study : The different Experiences of Working within Home-Based Care for Health Care Workers in Economically Poor Communities

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Ellen Jelkeby; Jessica Krepper; [2019]
    Keywords : Health Care Workers; Home-Based Care; Khayelitsha; South Africa;

    Abstract : Introduction: Home-based care is an important part of the health care sector globally. But there is a lack of studies of the working conditions for health care workers within home-based care. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving Electronic Health Records for Non-Swedish Speaking Refugees : A Qualitative Case Study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Duaa Abdulrazak Kadhim; [2018]
    Keywords : Electronic Health Records; EHRs; 1177; Immigrants; Information’s System; Information and Communication Technology; qualitative research; observations; case study; Interviews.;

    Abstract : Abstract Information and communication technology is used in healthcare in Sweden to improve health quality. Electronic Health Records are one of the technologies in healthcare which can increase a patient’s involvement in his/her healthcare and decision-making related to it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Changing by asking the patient A qualitative study on introduction of Value-based healthcare at a Swedish hospital

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Madeleine Celik; Jonathan Strömberg; [2017-07-04]
    Keywords : Value-based healthcare; translation; medical professionals; patient involvement;

    Abstract : Value-based healthcare (VBHC) is a concept which describes a new way to manage hospitalsand puts focus on the patient value. The goal is to achieve as much of this patient value aspossible for the cost of healthcare. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optical surface scanning of breast cancer patients in radiotherapy – an investigation of inter- and intrafractional motion effects

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Annika Mannerberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: The overall purpose of this master thesis was to investigate if the patient positioning could be improved for breast cancer patients with nodal involvement, using the optical scanning system Catalyst during patient setup. Patient motion during treatment and the effect it has on the dose distribution was also investigated. READ MORE