Nursing History Timeline

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Historical Development of Nursing Timeline Christine Z. Liwag University of Phoenix Nursing is a profession where nurses take care of patients in the hospital and some nurses do it outside the hospital. Anyone can become a nurse as long as the individual completed an educational requirement from a certified nursing school. Long time ago, nursing profession is not considered as a career and often being ignored. When Florence Nightingale gave her attention to nursing, the profession becomes popular and made sense to other people. She developed nursing theories and inspired other nurses become theorist as well. Florence Nightingale (1859) * Born in Florence, Italy on May 12, 1820 * Mother of modern nursing * First…show more content…
Worship according to one’s faith 12. Work in such a way that there is a sense of accomplishment 13. Play or participate in various forms of recreation 14. Learn, discover, or satisfy the curiosity that leads to normal development and health and use the available health facilities. Lydia Hall (1937). * Born in 1906 * Died in 1969 * Graduated from York Hospital school of nursing in 1927 * Care, Core, Cure Dorothea Orem (1939) * 1914- June 22, 2007 * Born 1914 in Baltimore, US * Providence Hospital – Washington, DC * First Ed. Nursing: Concepts of Practice in 1971, * Orem and Shield’s Inc., Chevy Chase, Maryland * Second Ed. Nursing: Concepts of Practice in 1980, 1985, 1991, 1995, and 2001 * Orem’s definition of Nursing * Nursing is the provision of self-care which is therapeutic in sustaining life and health, in recovering from disease or injury or coping with their effects. * Nursing is a service to people, not a derivative medicine * Nursing promotes the goal of patient self-care. * Theory of Self Care * Self care * Self care agency * Therapeutic self care demand * Self care requisites directed towards provision of self care which are: * Universal self care requisites * Developmental self care requisites * Health deviation self care requisites *
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