The Interactive and Organizational Model of Community as Client is presented as a conceptual framework for the specialty of public health nursing.
A descriptive study was undertaken that explored a constnuct of the model, community-focused nursing.
The study used a survey mailed to a stratified, random sample of directors of public health nursing (n=145) in local health departments in an eight-state region of the mid-western United States.
Seventy-nine percent (n=115) of the directors responded.
The vast majority reported performance of community-focused nursing functions.
Implications for nursing-model development, education and practice are discussed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Infirmier, Personnel sanitaire, Homme, Modèle théorique, Pratique professionnelle, A domicile, Nursing, Soin
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nurse, Health staff, Human, Theoretical model, Professional practice, At home, Nursing, Care
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0213050
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 09/06/1995.