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1

What are the purposes for client teaching?

Patient right to be informed
Patient right to participate in decision making regarding health
Legal and professional responsibility

2

What is the purpose of client teaching according to ANA?

Identifies client teaching as an independent nursing function

3

Purpose of client teaching according to JC?

Sets guidelines and standards for client teaching

4

What is the purpose of empowerment?

Encourage independence/autonomy
Allows for informed choices
Improves quality of life
Decreases hospital admissions