Category list : Person-centred care
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Staff and patient views on intentional roundingSubscription
The efficacy of intentional rounding has been widely debated and questioned so one trust carried out a review to ascertain staff and patient views on its effectiveness
Helping nurses reconnect with their compassionSubscription
A programme developed to support compassionate nursing practice has helped nurses to reconnect with the compassion that brought them into the profession
Ensuring cultural safety in nurse educationSubscription
Cultural understanding reduces the barriers generated by prejudice and stereotyping, and can help health professionals provide person-focused care
The new NMC Code makes no reference to spiritual care but do nurses have the appropriate support to meet patients’ spiritual needs?
Nurse-led treatment for occipital neuralgiaSubscription
Occipital nerve injections to treat occipital neuralgia are often administered by doctors, but a nurse-led clinic proved to be more favourable with patients
A structured programme of sensory activities can improve end-of-life care for people in nursing homes with advanced dementia
Patient experiences can lead to positive change that is not costly to implement
Cultural competence in nursing Muslim patientsSubscription
Nurses who understand the Muslim worldview and religious or cultural practices are better placed to provide person-centred care to Muslim patients without stereotyping
#HelloMyNameIs Krissy Scott and I am a 3rd year mental health nursing student at Stirling University.
The Eden Alternative is a philosophy that encourages nurses to empower care home residents by recognising what they are able to do and engaging them in activities