Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559364
Title:
Curriculum for Diploma in Nursing (Psychiatry)
Authors:
Eastern Health Board (EHB); Dublin City University (DCU)
Citation:
Eastern Health Board (EHB), Dublin City University. 1997. Curriculum for Diploma in Nursing (Psychiatry). Dublin: Eastern Health Board and Dublin City University.
Publisher:
Eastern Health Board (EHB)
Issue Date:
Sep-1997
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559364
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The Eastern Health Board in collaboration with the Dublin City University propose to offer a Diploma for students undertaking the three year full time pre registration programme in Psychiatric Nursing. The prograriune will fulfil the requirements of An Bord Altranais for registration in the Psychiatric Division of the register maintained by An Bord Altranais. 2. Background and need for the programme. Mental health nursing operates in a professional environment characterised by constant change. The report titled "Future of Nurse Education in Ireland" (1994) notes that , social, technical and medical change has presented the nursing profession withchallenges requiring nurses to be flexible and adaptable. It cites the experiences in the United Kingdom and Australia where new structures in nurse education have demonstrated that effective performance of professional nursing practice can be based on a body of knowledge specific to the profession of nursing. The diversity and complexity of mental health nursing and the context of mode: in health care make it necessary to prepare mental health nurses \llho are innovative, autonomous and who can think in a critical way in relation to their clinical practice. Mental health nurse education programmes must ensure the advancement of mental health nursing practice as a credible professional option to the health care consumer. This predicates a need for nurse education to prepare such nurses not alone on par with other mental health professionals but also in line with the expectations of society and mental health service users.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES; MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES; PSYCHIATRIC CARE; EDUCATION; NURSING

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorEastern Health Board (EHB)en
dc.contributor.authorDublin City University (DCU)en
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-09T14:32:10Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-09T14:32:10Zen
dc.date.issued1997-09en
dc.identifier.citationEastern Health Board (EHB), Dublin City University. 1997. Curriculum for Diploma in Nursing (Psychiatry). Dublin: Eastern Health Board and Dublin City University.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559364en
dc.descriptionThe Eastern Health Board in collaboration with the Dublin City University propose to offer a Diploma for students undertaking the three year full time pre registration programme in Psychiatric Nursing. The prograriune will fulfil the requirements of An Bord Altranais for registration in the Psychiatric Division of the register maintained by An Bord Altranais. 2. Background and need for the programme. Mental health nursing operates in a professional environment characterised by constant change. The report titled "Future of Nurse Education in Ireland" (1994) notes that , social, technical and medical change has presented the nursing profession withchallenges requiring nurses to be flexible and adaptable. It cites the experiences in the United Kingdom and Australia where new structures in nurse education have demonstrated that effective performance of professional nursing practice can be based on a body of knowledge specific to the profession of nursing. The diversity and complexity of mental health nursing and the context of mode: in health care make it necessary to prepare mental health nurses \llho are innovative, autonomous and who can think in a critical way in relation to their clinical practice. Mental health nurse education programmes must ensure the advancement of mental health nursing practice as a credible professional option to the health care consumer. This predicates a need for nurse education to prepare such nurses not alone on par with other mental health professionals but also in line with the expectations of society and mental health service users.en
dc.languageengen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherEastern Health Board (EHB)en
dc.rightsEastern Health Boarden
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICESen
dc.subjectMENTAL HEALTH SERVICESen
dc.subjectPSYCHIATRIC CAREen
dc.subjectEDUCATIONen
dc.subjectNURSINGen
dc.titleCurriculum for Diploma in Nursing (Psychiatry)en
dc.typeReporten
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