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A state of complete physical, mental, and social well being, not merely the absence of disease or infirmity

Healthy People 2020 and the World Health Organizations (WHO) definition of health

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Addresses the relationship between a person’s beliefs and behaviors

Health Belief Model

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Directed at increasing a patient’s level of well-being

Health Promotion Model

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Attempts to meet the patient’s basic needs

Basic Human Needs Model:Maslows Hierarchy of Needs

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Attempts to create conditions that promote optimal health

Holistic Health Model

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Short duration and severity

Acute Illness

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Persists longer than 6 months

Chronic Illness

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Internal Variables:

Developmental stage, perception of functioning, emotional factors, and spiritual factors

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External variables:

Family practice, socioeconomic factors, and cultural background

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True prevention that lowers the chances that a disease will develop (immunizations, wellness, education)
Secondary

Primary

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Focuses on those who have a disease and are at risk for developing complications or worsening conditions (screenings/follow-ups)

Secondary

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Occurs when a defect or disability is permanent or irreversible (rehabilitation)

Tertiary

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“Caring is a concept central to professional nursing practice. Caring is related to this Essential encompasses the nurse’s empathy for, connection to, and being with the patient, as well as the ability to translate these affective characteristics into compassionate, sensitive, and patient-centered care.”

definition of caring according to the Essentials of Baccalaureate Education