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What is nursing care and who owns it?

Hemingway, A., 2013. What is nursing care and who owns it? Nursing Times, 109 (6), 16 - 17 .

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The Francis report into the failings at Mid Staffordshire, out last week, demands practical responses from all health professions if they are not to be repeated in other NHS providers. This article explores why nurses need to re-examine their philosophy of care and move beyond the notion of patient-centred care to develop a compassionate, humanising approach.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Great Britain ; Health Promotion ; Humans ; Nurse's Role ; Nurse-Patient Relations ; Nursing Care ; Patient Safety ; Patient-Centered Care ; State Medicine; Compassion/Patient experience/Francis report/Wellbeing
Group:Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
ID Code:22303
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:29 Jul 2015 10:48
Last Modified:14 Mar 2022 13:52


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