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Orem's Self-Care Model
A review of Dorothea Orem's self-care model, which is used as a framework for practice, specifically in the management of nursing services.
# 110882 | 3,434 words | 8 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Jan 01, 2009 in Medical and Health (Nursing)

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This paper examines Dorothea Orem's Self-Care Model and identifies its administrative issues and problems. The paper also designs an appropriate nursing management model to include a strategic plan which addresses nursing administrative issues in the model. The paper then justifies this strategy with appropriate concepts, principles and theories of nursing management and considers the implications of the newly designed model.

Nursing Administration Considerations in Orem's Theory
Examining the Feasibility of Orem's Model of Nursing
System-Wide Implementation of Orem's Model is Difficult
Self-Care Support Requirements of Nursing Staff
Theoretical Basis of Orem's Self-Care Model
Development of a New Model For Self-Care
Summary and Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

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