Management of Chronic Illness in Rural Nursing Practice
Day, R. A., Paul, P., Williams, B., Smeltzer, S.C., & Bare, B. (2007) Brunner & Suddarth’s Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing. In Darcy et al (Ed.). Chronic illness (pp.148-159) Philadelphia PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
Health Assessment: Across the Lifespan
Hogstel, M. O., & Cox Curry, L (2005) Health assessment through the lifespan (4th ed) Philadelphia: F. A., Davis Company pp. 1-58, 59-89, 170-185, 197-210, 204-207, 210-212, 213-225, 221-222, 242-244, & 254-255.(textbook available in full-text in NurseONE’s MyiLibrary)
Allison, S. (2007). Up a river! Interprofessional education and the Canadian healthcare professional of the future Journal of Interprofessional Care, 21 (5), 565-568 NB: this article is in the CINAHL database via EBSCO Host – the full text is embargoed until November 2008
Influenza is a serious illness that disproportionately affects certain populations who have a higher risk of complications. Influenza immunization, as the most effective method of preventing the flu, allows health-care workers to protect themselves, their families and those in their care.
Have You Thought About the Social Determinants of Health?
The health of Canadians is not shaped primarily by the medical treatments they receive or the lifestyle choices they make but by the living conditions they experience. These conditions have come to be known as the social determinants of health.
The resources within this section are offered to inform your cultural awareness, competency, and safety so as to enhance your capabilities to work with your clients in addressing their health and wellness needs
Pause before you post! Exploring the Ethics of Social Media
This webinar will explore the impact that new technologies can have on patient privacy and confidentiality, patient care, professional boundaries and the reputations of nurses and the organizations in which they work.