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Community Nursing - Overview

Lessons

Status

Target Audience 

All staff


Goal 

To be able to work safely and effectively in community delivering care to clients in the comfort of their homes.


Objectives​

At the end of the session the participant should be able to:

  1. Understand community nursing
  2. Observe safety in community nursing
  3. Acknowledge working autonomously
  4. Roles & responsibilities of nurses (AIN& RN) in community
  5. Demonstrate ability to manage Incident
  6. Acknowledge importance of attendance and punctuality
  7. Exercise effective communication, documentation and reporting

References

Assistant in nursing Training and Certification. (2015). http://aincertification.com/assistant-in-nursing-position-description/

Greenwood, B.(2017). What are the primary roles of the community nurse? http://work.chron.com/primary-roles-community-nurse-15144.html

Fooladi, M.(2015). The Role of Nurses in Community Awareness and Preventive Health. International Community Based Nursing Midwifery; 3(4): 328–329. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4591566/

Position Description: Registered Nurse (2016). http://www.rnsnursing.com.au/position-description-registered-nurse/

Attendance and Punctuality (2015). Human resources. https://hr.vanderbilt.edu/policies/attendance-punctuality.ph


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