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Health Promotion for Nursing Students
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Health Promotion for Nursing Students

First Edition


May 2020 | 224 pages | Learning Matters
Promoting and maintaining good mental, physical and behavioural health of individuals, communities and populations is a key role of the registered nurse. Understanding how to incorporate health promotion into clinical practice will be an important part of a nurse’s undergraduate studies and something they will take with them into professional life. This book will help students to understand the underlying theory behind health promotion and the different considerations for working with individuals, families and diverse communities. It will also demonstrate the practical skills needed in order to promote health and well-being effectively upon entering the practice environment.

Key features

  • Mapped to the new NMC standards of proficiency for registered nurses (2018)
  • Case studies, activities and other learning features help students translate the theory to practice
  • Focus on practical skills to help guide daily practice

 
Chapter 1: Health promotion theory
 
Chapter 2: Core skills for health promotion
 
Chapter 3: Making every contact count (MECC)
 
Chapter 4: Health promotion at an individual level: working with people to support health and wellbeing needs
 
Chapter 5: Health promotion and the family
 
Chapter 6: Health promotion at a community level
 
Chapter 7: Health promotion at a population level
 
Chapter 8: Promoting health in diverse and vulnerable populations
 
Chapter 9: Health promotion and emergent technologies
 
Chapter 10: Evaluating health promotion
 
Chapter 11: Promoting one's own health
 
Chapter 12: Future trends: challenges and opportunities in health promotion

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ISBN: 9781526498946
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ISBN: 9781526498953
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