How to involve non-English nurses into global community: First Japanese Chapter case

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/307883
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
How to involve non-English nurses into global community: First Japanese Chapter case
Author(s):
Ito, Misae; Murakami, Kyoko
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Tau Nu
Author Details:
Misae Ito, RN, RMW, MSN, PhD, m-ito@mw.kawasaki-m.ac.jp; Kyoko Murakami, RN, NMW
Abstract:

Session presented on: Monday, November 18, 2013

In Japan, there are approximately 1.47 million nurses who work at the variety health care settings such as hospitals, clinics, health facilities for the elderly, health centers, or maternity homes, etc. Tau Nu Chapter was established as the first chapter in Japan in March, 2006. Tau Nu Chapter yearly has inducted about 20 new members, and totally had 126 active and 210 non-active members in 2012. Although language adjustments between English and Japanese are needed, the existence of our chapter becomes the clue to involve the global community and to participate in an international congress. There are not many members at an academic meeting with an international speaker each year because of countryside location of Tau Nu Chapter. Improvement of homepage and exchange program by IT use is necessary to communicate with/among members. We will show the brief description of Tau Nu Chapter and also discuss the chapter management strategies of non-native language of English.
Keywords:
Global community; Language difficulty; Nurse
Repository Posting Date:
19-Dec-2013
Date of Publication:
19-Dec-2013
Conference Date:
2013
Conference Name:
42nd Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
42nd Biennial Convention 2013 Theme: Give Back to Move Forward. Held at the JW Marriott
Note:
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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen_GB
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_GB
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleHow to involve non-English nurses into global community: First Japanese Chapter caseen_GB
dc.contributor.authorIto, Misaeen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMurakami, Kyokoen_GB
dc.contributor.departmentTau Nuen_GB
dc.author.detailsMisae Ito, RN, RMW, MSN, PhD, m-ito@mw.kawasaki-m.ac.jp; Kyoko Murakami, RN, NMWen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/307883-
dc.description.abstract<p>Session presented on: Monday, November 18, 2013</p>In Japan, there are approximately 1.47 million nurses who work at the variety health care settings such as hospitals, clinics, health facilities for the elderly, health centers, or maternity homes, etc. Tau Nu Chapter was established as the first chapter in Japan in March, 2006. Tau Nu Chapter yearly has inducted about 20 new members, and totally had 126 active and 210 non-active members in 2012. Although language adjustments between English and Japanese are needed, the existence of our chapter becomes the clue to involve the global community and to participate in an international congress. There are not many members at an academic meeting with an international speaker each year because of countryside location of Tau Nu Chapter. Improvement of homepage and exchange program by IT use is necessary to communicate with/among members. We will show the brief description of Tau Nu Chapter and also discuss the chapter management strategies of non-native language of English.en_GB
dc.subjectGlobal communityen_GB
dc.subjectLanguage difficultyen_GB
dc.subjectNurseen_GB
dc.date.available2013-12-19T17:23:34Z-
dc.date.issued2013-12-19-
dc.date.accessioned2013-12-19T17:23:34Z-
dc.conference.date2013en_GB
dc.conference.name42nd Biennial Conventionen_GB
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen_GB
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen_GB
dc.description42nd Biennial Convention 2013 Theme: Give Back to Move Forward. Held at the JW Marriotten_GB
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission.en_GB
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