Educating Australian registered nurses in comprehensive health assessment: a pilot study.

TitleEducating Australian registered nurses in comprehensive health assessment: a pilot study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsFoster KN, Lewis M, Marshall A, Lewis P
JournalJournal of continuing education in nursing
Volume44
Issue4
Pagination155-62; quiz 163-4
Date Published2013 Apr
Abstract

Physical and mental health problems are interconnected, and registered nurses need to be competent in performing comprehensive physical and mental health assessment. This article reports on a pilot evaluation of education in comprehensive health assessment and clinical judgment for registered nurses enrolled in a master of nursing program.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0062162
Alternate JournalJ Contin Educ Nurs