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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622921
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Political Advocacy: A Professional Responsibility for Nurses
Other Titles:
Professionalism in Nursing
Author(s):
Young, Judith Ann
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Alpha
Author Details:
Judith Ann Young, DNP, Community and Health Systems, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Abstract:

Patient advocacy is a professional responsibility. Nursing’s unique perspective provides an informed voice to legislators. Due to reluctance to assume an advocacy role nursing's political influence has diminished. A state Senator was invited to raise nurse awareness of the importance for patient advocacy in the legislative arena.

Keywords:
Nurse Role; Patient Safety; Political Advocacy
Repository Posting Date:
2-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
2-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17J19
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titlePolitical Advocacy: A Professional Responsibility for Nursesen_US
dc.title.alternativeProfessionalism in Nursingen
dc.contributor.authorYoung, Judith Annen
dc.contributor.departmentAlphaen
dc.author.detailsJudith Ann Young, DNP, Community and Health Systems, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622921-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Patient advocacy is a professional responsibility. Nursing’s unique perspective provides an informed voice to legislators. Due to reluctance to assume an advocacy role nursing's political influence has diminished. A state Senator was invited to raise nurse awareness of the importance for patient advocacy in the legislative arena.</span></p>en
dc.subjectNurse Roleen
dc.subjectPatient Safetyen
dc.subjectPolitical Advocacyen
dc.date.available2017-10-02T14:03:11Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-02-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-02T14:03:11Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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