Registered nurses' descriptions of their health assessment practices.

  title={Registered nurses' descriptions of their health assessment practices.},
  author={Jennifer Lillibridge and Marcia Wilson},
  journal={International journal of nursing practice},
  volume={5 1},
The delivery of health-care services in Australia is undergoing many changes. The move towards home-based acute care has precipitated a review of many nursing care practices. An important consequence of these changes is the need for registered nurses to be adequately equipped to conduct systematic health assessments. This descriptive study used a questionnaire designed to elicit short-answer responses in order to investigate how registered nurses described their health assessment practices and… CONTINUE READING