I Choose Health (Elijo Salud): Impacting Youth Through Parish Nursing
ABSTRACT: The 2009-2010 National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey (NHANES) found that 34% of adolescents are overweight and 18% obese. The chance of an overweight/obese adolescent becoming an overweight/obese adult by age 35 is 60%. Hispanic youth are at risk for becoming obese related to eating habits. This paper describes an intervention, I Choose Health (Elijo Salud), with Hispanic church youth. (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: parish nursing Source Type: research

Nursing Students' Perceptions of Adoption: Educational Preparation Needed
This study examined the overall perceptions, current knowledge, and gaps in a nursing curriculum as reported by undergraduate nursing students and offers insight into caring for those impacted by adoption.Video Abstract is available. See http://links.lww.com/NCF-JCN/A39 for more insights from the authors. (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: education/research Source Type: research

Palliative Care Doula: An Innovative Model
This article introduces a model for the Palliative Care Doula for experienced and advanced practice palliative care nurses to support patients and families during the traumatic and vulnerable period of end-of-life care. (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: practice Source Type: research

Discovering Determinants Influencing Faith Community Nursing Practice
ABSTRACT: Faith community nursing (FCN) is an important healthcare delivery system for individuals, families, and communities. Determinants are factors that might influence FCN care. A literature review isolated eight determinants that influence practice; however, there are no clear causal relationships linking specific determinants to specific practice changes. Research is needed to assess how determinants influence practice and outcomes, and provide evidence-based solutions to isolate and manage determinants. A Conceptual Model of FCN, Theoretical Definitions and a Diagram of Determinants of FCN Practice are provided. (S...
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: parish nursing/research: CE Connection Source Type: research

Faith Community Nursing: Supporting Healthy People 2020 Initiatives
ABSTRACT: One innovative community-based setting to promote health is the faith community, where care is provided by a faith community nurse (FCN). This descriptive study describes the practice of FCNs, FCN functions and standards, identifies Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators being addressed by FCNs, and explores how the FCN model of community-based practice can support implementation of Healthy People 2020. (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: parish nursing/research: CE Connection Source Type: research

Advance Directives Education: A Critical Need
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: CE Connection Source Type: research

Advance Directives Education: A Critical Need
This article offers a history of AHCDs, explores one method for assessing AHCD knowledge using the Knowledge-Attitudinal-Experimental Survey on Advance Directives (KAESAD), and utilizes adult learning theory to develop an AHCD educational in-service for nurses. AHCD information and resources are provided. (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Feature: CE Connection Source Type: research

Noncompliant Patients... and Healthcare Systems
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Christian Ethics Source Type: research

Student TXT
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Student TXT Source Type: research

Nursing in the Church
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Nursing in the Church Source Type: research

When Hope Is Lost: Part 2
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Christian Nursing 101 Source Type: research

Etc.
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Etc Source Type: research

NCF @ Work
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: NCF @ Work Source Type: research

JCN Articles Hit Home
No abstract available (Source: Journal of Christian Nursing)
Source: Journal of Christian Nursing - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Tags: Department: Think About It Source Type: research