As an  advanced practice nurse your ability to apply the concepts of pathophysiology to  analysis of the disease processes is

As an  advanced practice nurse your ability to apply the concepts of pathophysiology to  analysis of the disease processes is fundamental because the underlying pathophysiology of disease directly correlates to the presenting signs and symptoms and severity of disease.  While presenting symptoms may be attributed to one underlying body system, cellular processes often impact multiple related body […]

Pathophysiologic process for respiration As you read and complete your coursework this week on diseases and conditions that can affect the respiratory and

Pathophysiologic process for respiration As you read and complete your coursework this week on diseases and conditions that can affect the respiratory and eyes, ears, nose, and throat (EENT) systems, connect what you are learning to a current or recent article that relates to one of the week’s topics: · Asthma · Chronic obstructive pulmonary […]

INTERCULTURAL SENSITIVITY REFLECTION According to Tervalon and Murray-García (1998), developing cultural humility requires a lifetime commitment to

INTERCULTURAL SENSITIVITY REFLECTION According to Tervalon and Murray-García (1998), developing cultural humility requires a lifetime commitment to self-evaluation and self-critique. In other words, you must routinely assess what you do not know about cultures that are different from your own. One of the underlying assumptions of culturally humility is that there is always more to […]

CULTURAL HUMILITY, CULTURAL COMPETENCE, AND THE ETHICAL PRACTICE OF HUMAN SERVICES Over the past several decades, communities have become much more culturally

CULTURAL HUMILITY, CULTURAL COMPETENCE, AND THE ETHICAL PRACTICE OF HUMAN SERVICES Over the past several decades, communities have become much more culturally diverse than ever before. In response, universities and organizations have provided cultural competence training to educate helping professionals about the values, beliefs, and behavioral norms of different cultures. While cultural competence training can […]

Thumbnails/thumbnail.png Purpose of Assignment: To demonstrate an understanding of recognizing a client in crisis as well as providing education

Thumbnails/thumbnail.png Purpose of Assignment: To demonstrate an understanding of recognizing a client in crisis as well as providing education of crisis intervention techniques, including effective coping mechanisms, for a client in crisis. Instructions: This assignment will require the development of an educational pamphlet. Word or Publisher may be used to create/format the pamphlet. Content: As […]

POPULATION HEALTH AND EPIDEMIOLOGY THEN AND NOW Respond to  two colleagues  in one or more of the following ways: · Ask a

POPULATION HEALTH AND EPIDEMIOLOGY THEN AND NOW Respond to  two colleagues  in one or more of the following ways: · Ask a probing question, substantiated with additional background information, evidence, or research. · Share an insight from having read your colleagues’ postings, synthesizing the information to provide new perspectives. · Offer and support an alternative perspective using readings […]

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND NURSING INFORMATICS: INTRODUCTION Read a selection of your colleagues’ responses and respond to your colleagues. continue

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND NURSING INFORMATICS: INTRODUCTION Read a selection of your colleagues’ responses and respond to your colleagues. continue the discussion by commenting on how your classmates experience could enhance your own practice. PEER #1 · Debbie Davis   Nursing Informatics is an area that brings together technology and healthcare, allowing for the integration of data and information to […]

ALTERATIONS IN CELLULAR PROCESSES Scenario :   Patient is an 18-year-old female with a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis who presents with complaints of increased

ALTERATIONS IN CELLULAR PROCESSES Scenario :   Patient is an 18-year-old female with a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis who presents with complaints of increased productive cough and fatigue in the last few days.  The patient denies a fever but reports that her appetite hasn’t been good because she is so tired.  Patient vital signs:  BP 110/70, […]