Nurses

Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life. Nurses may be differentiated from other health care providers by their approach to patient care, training, and scope of practice. Nurses practice in many specialties with differing levels of prescription authority. Many nurses provide care within the ordering scope of physicians, and this traditional role has shaped the public image of nurses as care providers. However, nurse practitioners are permitted by most jurisdictions to practice independently in a variety …

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UCP: University of Calgary Press · 15 July 2024 English

Invisible Lives chronicles cycles of dysfunction and domestic violence. Using experimental hybrid poetry, Cristalle Smith breaks generational silence in lyric resonance, reflecting on a childhood rife with upheaval and poverty, …

positive cleaning products to dental hygienists and nurses. On your birthday, I think of when we drove pill containers and gave them to the doctors. The nurses counted them up. It took 1 bottle of Tropicana animal snarls. He’s born without breath. Lies still. Nurses rub vernix; frantic. Apgar one. Topsy-turvy boy


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 July 2024 English

From 1650 to 1750 the provision of medical care for injured seamen in the Royal Navy underwent a major transformation, shifting from care provided by civilians in private homes to …

– increasingly called nurse keepers, or simply nurses from the early seventeenth century – were almost parochial nursing. Significantly, a few of the parish nurses of St Boltoph Aldgate (c. 1620– 1650) and St Martin-in-the-Fields instance, the Admiralty distrusted the willingness of nurses to keep order at Gos- port’s private-contract hospital conduct at naval hospitals by both patients and nurses. Second, although the Admiralty’s proposal succeeded Care for Sick and Injured Seamen in England 21 nurses of Deal (Kent) included two men.8 More strikingly


DDN: Dundurn Press · 2 July 2024 English

The story of the audacious showman who built the greatest carnival dynasty in North America.Enter the realm of the carnie king, Patty Conklin, the flamboyant founder of what would become …

sHoWs James Conklin, an old man in a window booth, nurses a bourbon. He is not relaxed in the plush leather


CIHI: Canadian Institute for Health Information · 18 June 2024 English

A summary of the clinical outcomes, PREMs, PROMs and costs results found in the report.

71 64.39 63.82 65.89 63.20 Communication With Nurses (% Top Box) 100 72.33 76.46 75.11 69.93 72.29


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Vice Admiral Sir Humphrey Thomas Walwyn (1879–1957) was the British-appointed governor of Newfoundland from 1936 to 1946 – a period of remarkable change that would culminate in Newfoundland’s union with …

the United Kingdom. Women went overseas both as nurses and as members of Voluntary Aid Detachments. The Nursing and Industrial Association (Nonia), the Nurses’ Special Need Association, the Jubilee Guilds, organization, was formed in 1920 to support out- port nurses and provide an outlet for the sale of homemade flourishes to this day. Both the Jubilee Guilds and the Nurses’ Special Need Association, also women’s organizations the bettering of home life44; the object of the Nurses’ Special Need Association was to “assist the Nursing


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Interactive documentary emerged rapidly from a constellation of changing technologies and practices to much excitement, yet its history is short and its future uncertain. In the mid-2010s Canada was a …

filmmaker Katerina Cizek working alongside doctors, nurses, patients, and researchers at St Michael’s Hospital


CIHI: Canadian Institute for Health Information · 18 June 2024 English

These notes summarize the sources, definitions, strengths and limitations of the data available.

Manitoba and Alberta 21,415 Communication With Nurses 21,423 Communication With Doctors 21,417 Involvement


DDN: Dundurn Press · 4 June 2024 English

A diasporic collection of essays on music, memory, and motion.In this powerful and deeply personal collection, Gloria Blizzard uses traditional narrative essays, hybrid structures, and the tools of poetry to …

work in Canada. These two professional women — nurses with several children each — managed jobs, households


UAP: University of Alberta Press · 3 June 2024 English

Arts graduate education is uniquely positioned to deliver many of the public good needs of contemporary Canada. For the Public Good argues, however, that graduate programs must fundamentally change if …

generations), disciplinary diversity (engineers and nurses and historians, oh my!), and diversity in general


CIHI: Canadian Institute for Health Information · 31 May 2024 English

This guide supports the understanding and use of the data submitted to the Home Care Reporting System (HCRS) by analyzing key data quality measures at different points in the information …

care coordinators. These people are typically nurses by background, but assessors can also be occupational


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