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Florence Nightingale

Joseph, Cayla, Hannah, Kaylee, and Shelby

Florence Nightingale

on 9 October 2012

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"If you ever stop learning, you might as well stop nursing" Holistic Care Florence Nightingale Era Key Historical Events Nursing Theory Key Contributions Nightingale's Model Development F - Founder of Modern Nursing How much do you know? True/False Nursing was seen as a lowly profession
Roles and expectations of women in the 19th century
Crimean War May 12 1820 - Born
1842- Declined Marriage
1847- Goes to nursing school
1853 - Superintendent of the Establishment for Gentlewoman
1854 - Crimean War begins
1854- Florence and 38 nurses arrived in Turkey
1855- becomes known as Lady with a Lamp
1856 - returns to Britain after the war
1860 - The Nightingale school of nursing opens
1907 - Nightingale was awarded The Order of Merit. (Fee, and Garofalo, 2010).
1910- August 13 - She dies at the age of 90
1915 - There was a statue erected in Nightingale's honour in Waterloo Place. (Stanley, 2007). -Purchased towels, medicine, soap, beds, clean clothes, plates, utensils, and glasses. (Fleming, 2011)
- Facilitated the integration of properly trained nurses.
- Established the worlds first nursing school
- Advocated for the hygienic treatment of patients and sanitary design for hospitals
- Although Florence contributed much during her time in Crimea, her greatest influence on nursing resulted from her writings in the last 40 years of her life.
- Nightingale methodology can be identified as her "method" being the "passionate statistician" during the time
- "Notes on Nursing"
- Intersectoral collaboration "Nursing Reformer Florence Nightingale, 1845." Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Gale Biography In Context. Web. 2 Oct. 2012. Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (2011, March 14). [Tweet]. Retrieved from http://twitter.com/AJJInc/status/47366226846040065 1. Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy. 1. True 2. Florence was the founder of Modern Nursing. 3. Florence was known as The Lady of the Lantern. 4. Florence Nightingale's father disapproved of her wanting to receive an education. 5. Florence died at the age of 94. 2. True 3. False. She was known as The Lady with the Lamp 4. False. Her father was the one who taught her, but he disapproved of her becoming a nurse. 5. False. She died at the age of 90 -5 Points of Primary Health Care 6. She led a team of 38 nurses in the Crimean War 6. True. What do you know now? 1. What was the main sanitary problem during the Crimean War?
a. diet
b. dirt
c. drains
d. all of the above 1. d 2. Which one of the following was NOT a reason nursing was seen as a lowly profession in the 19th century?
a. nurses were mainly uneducated
b. it was seen as a male dominated profession
c. nurses were permitted and expected to drink alcohol while they worked.
d. many nurses were also prostitutes. 2. b 3. Florence believed nurses needed to have all of the following EXCEPT:
a. communicational training
b. practical training
c. scientific training
d. organized training 3. a 4. Which of these aspects of health did Florence NOT believe was essential to recovery?
a. ward cleanliness
b. preparing wholesome meals
c. client empowerment
d. holistic care 4. c 5. Florence Nightingale's influence on nursing resulted from:
a. her writings in the last 40 years of her life
b. motivation from drunk, prostitute nurses
c. her loving and caring family
d. the loss of a sick family member that wasn't tended to properly 5. a 6. Which of these did Florence acknowledge were related to economic and social policies?
a. wellness and social status
b. health and economic stance
c. social status and economic stance
d. health and wellness 6. d 7. Florence went to school in Germany to study nursing for:
a. six months
b. two months
c. three months
d. one year 7. c 8. Her parents were concerned with her choice of becoming a nurse because:
a. hospitals were filthy and awful
b. only men become nurses
c. they thought she would become involved with prostitution and drinking
d. only ladies of low income families became nurses 8. a 9. d 9. Which of these, included in primary health care are NOT a concept of Florence Nightingale's?
a.intersectoral collaboration
b. appropriate technology
c. accessibility
d. societal crime "If a nurse declines to do these kind of things for her patient, because it is not her business, I should say that nursing is not her calling."
-Florence Nightingale "While the intellectual foot has made a step in advance, the practical foot has remained behind."
~Florence Nightingale (Whyte, 2010) Specialized training was required.
Work WITH the doctors, not FOR the doctors
Hospital Design Hygiene Nutrition
L - Lady with the Lamp O - Outcomes on Nursing R - Remarkable Advances E - Era Being Depicted N - Nursing Theories C - Contributions to Nursing E - Evolutionary Theories
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