Evaluation of The Developing Nursing Roles at The International Level


Basgol S., Beji N. K.

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE JOURNAL OF NURSING-FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE HEMSIRELIK DERGISI, cilt.23, ss.224-230, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE JOURNAL OF NURSING-FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE HEMSIRELIK DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.224-230

Özet

Increased lifespan, aging populatin and desiring beter quality of life has increased the importance of incontinence care. Ensuring care to individuals with incontinence and maintaining continence are reguired a multidisciplinary team. Nurses are the essential members of the team with their constantly developing roles. Continence nurses in a key position, have some roles and responsibilities that they have to perform. They are making research, clinician / practitioner, counseling, health protection / development, training, decision making, care management, manager, co-ordination and communication. Indeed, developing standards / protocols about nursing roles, training programs, and making legal arrangements are needed. Thus, level of the nursing expertise will increase and continence care at the international level will be achieved.