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Health Promotion for Nursing Students

Health Promotion for Nursing Students

Paperback by Linsley, Paul; Roll, Coralie

Health Promotion for Nursing Students

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30 Apr 2020
Health Promotion for Nursing Students


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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Learning Matters Ltd
224 pages

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